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.
Last Sunday, four Attenborough warriors, Duncan Adams, Paul Jago, Ray Kemish and Kev Milton travelled North to Sutton in Ashfield Sailing Club, situated on the King’s Mill reservoir, to do battle against the home team and Swarkestone sailors in the annual Northern Tripartite race series. Three races in light winds seemed to suit Swarkestone’s Tim […]
The club will be hosting a Comet Open Meeting on Saturday 22nd June with the first of three races starting at 11:00. Here is the NOR Comet_NOR
The club will be hosting a Nobel Marine Travellers Trophy open meeting on Saturday 15th June. First race to start at 11:00 with a briefing at 10:30. Here is the NOR Supernova_NOR
Jill Reid reports: We had a great first youth session today with 12 youths out on the water! we did some sailing round the triangle, some follow the leader and also some dodgeball at the end of the session. we also learnt a bit about personal safety and sailing in close company! there were also […]
This Sunday (19th May) we hold the annual Northern Tripartite being hosted by Sutton-in-Ashfield SC. First race 11:00 a.m. First five boats from each club to be counted in all three races. Open to all standards as this is very much a social outing as a serious race series but club pride is at stake. […]
Congratulations to Nick Colbeck who won the May pursuit race. Based on personal handicaps for the first time in a few years, the results were close apart from the winner and Andrew Beaumont who came second. The next 8 boats all finished within a minute of each other with Mike Pritchard just edging in to […]
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
Yesterday, Ray Kemish, Kev Last, Kev Milton and Nick Whiles carried the club colours to Trent Valley Sailing Club for the annual battle with the home team and Nottingham SC. Situated at the junction of the rivers Trent and Soar and the Erewash and Cranfleet canals, the location made for a glorious spectacle, a challenging […]
Jill Reid sailing her first race of the season won the Gold Fleet on Sunday from Ray Kemish and Bob Cuerstemont. Silver fleet was won by Kevin Last from Rob Corner and Iona Reid. Bronze fleet was won by Paul Kelly from Brian Davies and Don Bishop.
Yesterday, the new clubhouse hosted the 2019 Fitting Out Supper which took place after Friday evening sailing. Thanks to Paul Smith for entertaining us with a quiz. Well done to the winning adult team ‘Barton Islanders’ and the winning juniors team ‘Super Sailors’. Apparently House of the Rising Sun was also the first hit single […]