The Calendar includes all BUCS-BUSA sailing events, relevant RYA and other events (including international) and programmes in which student sailors and teams regularly compete or participate (e.g. Keelboat Squad). The Calendar carries all university events hosted by BUSA Member Clubs (USCs) that are notified to us (inclusion is discretionary, but no other events are listed on the first weekend of November, which is reserved for the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Championships). Events for inclusion should be notified to the BUSA Editor or by using the Contact Form.
The University of Reading Sailing Club are proud to announce the Wet Dream will be running in 2017! The event will be running on the 27th -29th of October, with awesome socials on both nights in town and at the famous students union.
Anyone who pre-entered the event last year is entitled to a discount.
“Glasgow University Sailing Club invites you to join us for the well organised, well attended and well established open team racing event you've come to know and love.
With 4 flights of boats (including Glasgow's shiny new ones), 24 spaces, a terrific race management team and the famous ceilidh, this will surely be the best Grouse yet.
“The entry fee is £240 per team until the 13th of October, increasing to £300 thereafter. This includes:
“Connect to the Event Page.
“We look forward to seeing you there!”
Remember the 2016 edition? In its fourth year, it attracted 24 teams and had to turn away a further 6. Glasgow's then Commodore (now 'Honorary'!), Peter Collings, provided a full Report, which was also published by Yachts & Yachting. See the photo gallery by Leanne Fischler of Fisch Photography.
To be held at the Royal Southern YC.
For all information, see Event website
This is a 2018 FISU Selection event (#2),
To be held on Draycote Water SC, hosted by the University of Warwick Sailing.
All information, including Entry Information, Pre-Event Information and Notice of Race, together with all official notices and updates during the event will be posted on the Fleet Championship page, as soon as the NoR is published.
Oxford University Yacht Club announces the 2017 edition of its annual event. Welcoming applications from university, open, and school teams, the Oxford Magnum will be run over 2 days in 4 flights of Fireflies at Farmoor Reservoir, culminating in the presentation of the traditional prize.
Enquiries are welcomed by the Fixtures Secretary.
For more information and to follow join the Magnum Event page.
Entries are invited for the Twisted Tube at Spinnaker.
Random pairs, 2 boat, team racing, 2-boat teams to be sailed in Firefly Dinghies supplied by competitors
This forms Day One of Spinnaker Club’s Firefly Weekend 2017
Any queries, please contact Ed Morris, Spinnaker Club Team Racing Coordinator.
Hosted by Sheffield University Sailing and Windsurf Club.
"We'd like to welcome you back for another 2 days of high quality team racing in the Pennines, alongside 2 nights out, including the infamous Poptarts.
"Price £270 + social ticket".
Join us on The Sheffield Shuffle 2017.
The Plymouth Pasty is Back!
Quality sailing and quality training will be provided as well as 2 incredible socials. We have space for 16 teams so enter quick as they are going fast!
The price per team for the weekend will be £250.
To enter please email Mark Thomas & Isabel Waterfall
The Brummie Bender will be held on the 18th and 19th of November, hosted by University of Birmingham Sailing at Bartley Green Reservoir. As ever it will be competitive racing on Saturday and Sunday, and of course the great socials on Friday and Saturday. We have spaces for 21 teams, last year we had a long reserve list so get your entries in as soon as possible!
your interest by contacting Emily
Heath and Louise MacIver-Jones
Follow Event page.
"Cardiff’s Welsh Dragon will be returning this year with lots of competitive racing, with space for 21 teams. There will be two massive socials, which shouldn’t be missed. Guaranteed to be a super fun weekend on and off the water! Hope to see lots of you in Cardiff."
Follow the Welsh Dragon FB page.
Newcastle University Sailing Club and Durham University Sailing Club would like to invite you to the Angel of the North 2017, which, once again, will be held at Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club, on the 25th and 26th November. High Quality racing will take place in three flights. Total entry will be limited to 21 teams, so get entries in fast!
Socials this year will take place in Durham, including the unique college bar crawl, ending, of course, in the legendary Klute, known for being the worst nightclub in Europe. Social themes will be released closer to the event.
Entry Forms should be returned to Mali Harnett, Treasurer, NUYC – see Form.
'Swansea University Sailing Club are hosting our Spartan event on the 25th and 26th of November!
"The racing will consist of a round-robin, to be followed by leagues and then finals, spread over the two days. We will be holding excellent socials and hitting up Wind Street once again!
Hallam Hangover 2017 is hosted by Sheffield Hallam Sailing Club with registration on Friday 1st December, followed by sailing at Pennine SC on the Saturday and Sunday.
"ITS BACK!!! The best event of the year, the ultimate coaching event – held at the back droppingly inspiring Pennine Sailing Club: The Hallam Hangover
"Once again we have secured the excellent coaching services of Chris Kameen. His sailing CV is stand out and includes being a former Captain of a Wilson Trophy Winning Team.
"Socially, Sheffield Hallam’s Committee will be planning two fun packed nights out which will still be including the now infamous Hangover T-Shirt and Fancy Dress. Accommodation
"Entry is on a first come first served basis, so please ensure you get your entries in swiftly.
"We look forward to seeing you at our event."
Hosted by Loughborough University Sailing Club
Two days of competitive team racing at Burton Sailing Club will be run alongside the legendary socials at LSU and Echos Loughborough. Anyone who has previously attended will agree that this is not one to be missed!
See Lemming event page on Facebook.
Details to be confirmed in due course, but, in the meantime, register your interest by contacting Abby West.
The Brew, hosted by the University of Bristol Sailing Club, takes place at Chew Valley Lake Sailing Club.
Two days of competitive team racing just before Christmas in the heart of the South West. With the big socials, this year's Brew should be better than ever!
Follow the FB Event Page.
To register, or for enquiries, please email.
More details to follow shortly.
Brunel Sailing Club is delighted to announce that our team racing event is being prepared by the club. We are getting ready to, once again, bring you a great weekend of racing in the coming 2018, so start to save the dates!
The racing will be done in Fireflies, and it will take place at Datchet Water Sailing Club on the Queen Mother Reservoir. It's a 15min drive from Brunel University, or 30min to 1hr from Central London.
Everyone is welcome to the socials. More details on this to follow.
ENTRIES are: £250 for a first team and £150 for any subsequent teams. Damage deposits will be a flat £200 per team.
Follow the event on Facebook.
For all enquiries, please contact Niall Tutt.
Southampton University‘s Wessex Sailing Club hosts the 2018 Wessex Winter Warmer at Spinnaker Sailing Club.
We will have 18 teams, 4 flights of boats, 2 days of competitive sailing and 2 great socials!
For more information, please contact Matt Whitfield and Owen Hallett.
Follow the Winter Warmer.