About Attenborough Sailing Club

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.

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No joining fee and single membership only £114.

Learn to Sail

2019 course dates for adults and under 18s now published.

Youth Improvers Party Like it’s 2019!

On Saturday the 21st of September, the last youth session of 2019 commenced at ASC. The youths participated in a relay race around a section of the lake together in RS Feva’s and also the Bugs. After this, a little theory and some land based games were done in the clubhouse before the party commenced. […]

Mike Wins Wednesday Series 3

Nine boats sailed into the Attenborough sunset for the last Wednesday race of the year in largely windless conditions. Duncan Adams led from the start, sailing for 21 minutes and finishing the race in 1st place, followed by 2nd place and regular Soloist Peter Hampshire and 3rd place Gary Cawthorn. Series winner Mike Pritchard watched […]

Pursuit Racing 29th September

This Sunday sees first of our Pursuit Race days. First race is a pursuit and starts at 13:45hrs. At about 15:30hrs there will be a handicap race. Both races are based on personal handicaps this season. Start times for the pursuit race can be found by clicking link. Pursuit Start Times 2019

Jill Reid Wins Ladies Plate

Jill Reid won today’s Ladies Plate with Iona Reid second and Elaine Clifford third. Mike Pritchard won the Kingfisher Cup with Kevin Milton second and Paul Jago third. Both races held in light and rather wet conditions.

Final Wednesday Night Race – 25th September

This Wednesday sees the final Wednesday evening race of the season with Race Officer Paul Kelly overseeing proceedings so should be a good course. It will be a 45 minute race starting at 18:30hrs, followed by a reminiscence in the clubhouse. Mike Pritchard, pictured, has overcome some challenging conditions to win overall with a race […]

Kingfisher Cup and Ladies Plate this Weekend

This weekend we hold our premier one-off race for the Kingfisher Cup. A 90 minute handicap race starting at 14:00hrs and lasting 90 minutes. In parallel with this, is the Ladies Plate; which starts at 14:00hrs and lasts for 60 minutes. Now anachronistically named, this is for females of any age. Both races start at […]

AGM Proposals Needed – Deadline 1st October

This year’s AGM will be held on Thursday 7th November at 19:00hrs in the clubhouse. If you with to put forward any motion please send to Paul Smith by 1st October at secretary@attenboroughsc.org.uk If you wish to stand for the committee there is a nomination sheet in the clubhouse foyer; nominations should be in by […]

Bob Glides to Victory

Bob Cuerstemont (hope you are reading this) won a bit of a drifter on Wednesday, helped at one stage by a nudge up the transom by Duncan Adam’s National 12; despite his 720 degree turns Duncan held on the second place from Peter Hampshire. Results meant Mike Pritchard won the series overall with a race […]

Committee Boat is Back

Thanks to Paul Kelly and team the committee boat is now working after a hull was flooded along with the battery. Please use from now on for race starts and good to see it being used this Wednesday.

Iona Reid Wins Cygnet Junior fleet

Iona Reid won the last of the Cygnet Cup junior races to win overall. Layla Adams was second on the day and second overall with David Bates third. Remember the last of the junior traing sessions is on Saturday 21st September followed by the Junior Party; all invited.