Attenborough Sailing Club is located between Nottingham & Derby. The club enjoys the use of 65 acre Coneries Lagoon adjacent to Attenborough Nature Reserve. We pride ourselves on the friendly atmosphere of our club and new members are always welcome! Members enjoy a variety of racing, cruising & social activities. Club racing takes place on Sundays & Wednesday evenings throughout the year and support a number of different dinghy classes, particularly Comet, Supernova, Laser & Phantom.
The annual Fitting Out Supper, officially launching the 2017 sailing season will be held in the clubhouse from 20:00hrs on Wednesday 5th April, following a shorter race. Good food, quiz, entertainment, soft drinks, beer and most of all good company with our host Don Bishop.
Wednesday Night Sailing is Back
by popular demand. Racing this Wednesday, 29th, with start at 19:00hrs.
A great turnout on Sunday with 17 boats racing. First race was won by Duncan Adams from Kev Lst and Nick Marlow. Kevin won the second race from Nick with Duncan third.
Sunday saw a lot of windy blow through and the racing did not happen. But in more news.. Well done do all who helped with the commitee boat this is now up and running. We will also see Wednesday evenings return on the 29th March Don’t for get the Early Afternoon Serires as well
The training programme for 2017 has now been published on the website and includes RYA courses covering First Aid, Beginners Sailing and Powerboating. Visit the Training section for details. There are 3 places remaining on the Beginners Powerboat course 28 – 30 April for club members. Visit the Training section to find out more.
Sunday saw the second weekend of the season and a great turnout. First race saw a general recall after a confusing windward mark description. With the Fleet re grouped the start got under way and all went the right way and it the correct mark, after the restart there was a shifty racer for all […]
We had a great turn out for the first weekend race of 2017. Some fell short with their winter boat prep and some got a few cobs webs wet. nice winds and good courses set made great viewing which I ams sure also made from sailing. The Lasers look like are set for an interesting […]
The annual PY update has been published by the RYA. As usual only small changes. For main ASC classes then Laser up 2 to 1097, Radial up 3 to 1139, Comet up 4 to 1204, Lark unchanged at 1070, Phantom up 4 to 999, Supernova unchanged at 1075, Topper up 6 to 1347, RS300 down […]
The 2017 race duties have been published and you should all have had a confirmation email. Note that for our external events the Sailing Committee we be asking for volunteers to work with the appointed Race Officers. You can as usail access Dutymanby clicking on ‘All Events’ in bottom of Diary of Events box to […]
The sailing season will start on Sunday, March 5, 2017. First race will start at 14.00hrs and 16.00hrs for race two. We will be using the standard RYA Handicaps; I wonder how they will differ from 2016? I am just waiting on feedback on the complete sailing programme before I post more information but there […]