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 £90.

Training Opportunities

Learn to sail at Attenborough Sailing Club. From complete beginner to …

2017 Race Duties Published

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 […]

2017 Sailing Season

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 […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to everyone  We (the sailing committee) are just adding the finishing touches to the 2017 sailing programme and I thought you’d like to know that we will be starting to sail on…..   Sunday March 5. Lets hope all the winter boat preps set us all in good stead for a nice […]

Boxing Day Win for Nick and Robert Marlow

Boxing Day race was held in lovely sunny weather with enough wind to get the fleet planning and swimming. Dave Bexson had a stunning start to lead the fleet on a downwind run to the first mark and held position as top Supernova for over a lap. The four Supernovas had some intense racing over […]

Christmas Decorations at Attenborough (Race also held)

A pleasant sail in light winds and enough chill to need to keep active saw 13 boats race in the annual Christmas race. The fleet were soon spread out with the Phantoms of Keith Brereton and Kevin Milton battling it out at the front. A few boats overladen with tinsel and LED lights struggled in […]

Do you know who owns this boat?

At the end of the current season there were seven boats which we could not match to a paying owner. These are shown in this post. If you can identify any of these, please contact mailto:membership@attenboroughsc.org.uk . If we are still unable to identify these boats, we will consider disposing them; It is not safe […]

Frostbite Series All TIED Up for 2016

Paul Jago and Kevin Last won the two races today in balmy weather. Poorer performances from Kevin Milton and Roger Day but despite this they both tied for first overall with Kevin Last third. In Series 2, Kevin’s final race win meant an unbelievable three way tie for first overall with Roger and Kevin’ first […]

Versatile Nick Marlow wins on his own and with Ruth

Nick Marlow provided a stunning performance today to win both races first on his own and then secondly with Ruth. Unfortunately with the dreaded DNC for too many races they are out of contention as both Frostbite series end next weekend. In Frostbite 1, Roger Day and Kevin Milton are tied on 4 points with […]

Choose your Race Officer Dates (OOD Duties) for 2017

I have put up a blank sheet in the clubhouse today so you can enter your preferred dates for 2017 duties. The Dutyman rota will go live in early to mid-February and first race date is 5th March, the first weekend after our agreed non-sailing period. The sheets will be up until after the Boxing […]

Day: 2 Wins on Sunday

A new boat seems to be doing Roger day no harm as the Frostbite series come to a close. Two wins today means it is a battle between Roger and Kevin Milton for first place. In Series 2 it is looking a four way battle between Kevin and Roger and Kevin Last and Paul Jago. […]