Final Spring Series Races this Weekend

This Sunday (7th) sees the final races in the Spring series for Gold, Silver and Bronze fleets plus the Slow and Fast Fleet series. All to play for in most fleets, and light winds should make for some interesting racing. For rest of July we have the Summer Series – first race a general handicap […]


Casual Sailing & BBQ

As usual, we will be out for casual sailing, and this Friday we will also be firing up the BBQ.

Guide Dogs Say Thanks To Iona

You may remember that ASC youth sailor Iona spent the whole of 2018 raising money for Water Aid and the Guide Dogs. After many cake bakes, sponsorships and sailing events she raised the fabulous sum of £1000 which was split equally between the two charities. Today, 8 month old white Labrador Harvey and 2 year […]

Successful Saturday Evening Race and Social

A very active Saturday at Attenborough. The day saw youth training followed by casual sailing. At 6pm we had the first Saturday race at the club for many years with six entries drifting around the pond. Thanks to Paul Kelly for being Race Officer with Bill Reid and James Kelly overseeing rescue and Roger Day […]

Spring Series Fills June

We have had a disrupted last few weeks with tripartites, bank holidays and pursuit races but for the first four Sundays in June we return to the Spring Series (Gold, Silver and Bronze and then Fast and Slow races). With better weather forecast it would be good to see racing numbers increase. The last weekend […]

Saturday Evening Racing and Social

This summer we have introduced a Saturday Race and Social evening as a trial. The first one is this Saturday, 1st June with a start at 18:00hrs and race duration of about 45 minutes. After the race will have a BBQ or take away. At the moment the weather forecast is for nice warm weather […]

Comet Open Meeting

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 and an event poster and directions to the club can be found here ASC Comet Open June 2019

Supernova Open Meeting

The club will be hosting a Nobel Marine Travellers Trophy open meeting on Saturday 15th June. First race to start at 11:15 with a briefing at 10:30. Here is the NOR Supernova_NOR and a poster and directions to the club can be found here ASC Supernova Open June 2019

Intrepid Foursome Tackle Trent Tripartite

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 […]

Fitting Out Supper

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 […]