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.
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.
The Summer Series came to end end this weekend with a few wins for Mike Pritchard with Duncan Adams also taking the chequered flag. In the handicap series Mike had already won and race was for second and third. With a few fancied players away and the Marlows retiring it meant Paul Jago was second […]
Sunday so light and very variable winds saw another good turnout on Sunday under blue skies. Race Officer Brian Davies did well to get two races away. Te first for the Sunday Handicap Series started in a good breeze so the whole pond was used. A great start by Paul Jago saw him lead the […]
The final Saturday evening race takes place this Saturday (7th September) with the race starting at 17:00hrs. Bring some food along for the after race feast.
Note that from this next Wednesday, the 11th of September, Wednesday night races start at 18:30hrs. There are three more Wednesday night races to go – 11th, 18th and 25th of September.
There has been some good racing so far in Series 3. Nick Marlow won the first race and Mike Pritchard the next two. The last one in very gusty conditions that challenged the crews and thankfully Race Officer Gary Cawthorn left it a 40 minute race. Mike leads overall from Nick Marlow and Paul Jago […]
Blustery winds were a challenge at the weekend with a few capsizes and Duncan in his new N12 did some spectacular mid air pirouetting before taking a swim. Race 1 was won by Kevin Last from Mike Pritchard and Bob Cuerstemont. After seven races Mike leads overall from Paul Jago and Nick Marlow. Second race […]
Sailing his first Wednesday Series for two years, Mike Pritchard won a very closely fought Series 2 by one point from Paul Jago with Jon Adams a further point behind and in reality Jon would have won with out a more important paternity leave. Overall Results: 1st Mike Pritchard Laser 10.0pts 2nd Paul Jago Streaker […]
5-8th August 2019 – Sunny weather and and challenging winds set the scene for seven beginners to undertake the RYA Youth sailing course stages 1 and 2 under instruction from Jill Reid, Kevin Milton, Keith Brereton and the latest addition to the Instructor Team, Iona Reid. Whilst sailing, towing and some capsizing took place, light […]
The annual Wanlip SC visit boosted the fleet on Sunday with 26 boats racing over the two races. With many members and visitors on shore plus the sea cadets taking rowing training there were over 80 people at the club, busiest it has been for many years. The two race series between ASC and Wanlip […]