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BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Championships 2016-17 – Entries now open

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 11, 2016, 4:03 PM

BUCS and BUSA have published the Notice of Race, Provisional Pre-Event Information and all Entry Information for the BUCS Team Racing Championships 2016-17. BUCScore is now open for entries. Please see the BUSA Event Page and note the detailed…

Ceilidh Cup and Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) Match Racing Champs over-subscribed

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 6, 2016, 6:13 AM

They’re keen, the Scots. First uni sailing event of the year, across Britain. And the Ceilidh Cup at Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club (RNCYC)is oversubscribed! After Niocole McPherson bows out this weekend following her run of Ceilidh victories, it…

BUCS Fleet Championships 2016 – Entries Open

Posted by: BUSA|Sep 27, 2016, 10:43 AM

BUCS and BUSA have published the Notice of Race, Provisional Pre-Event Information and all Entry Information for the BUCS Fleet Championships 2016 to be held on Draycote Water, hosted by the Warwick University Sailing Club on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6…

BUCS-BUSA Sailing 2016-17: The Season’s Information

Posted by: BUSA|Sep 19, 2016, 10:04 AM

Fleet Racing – Match Racing – Team Racing – Yachting The British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) and the British Universities’ Sailing Association (BUSA) have published today the season’s calendar and information sources & communication lines…

Special deals for uni sailing clubs with Sunsail

Posted by: BUSA|Jul 7, 2016, 8:13 AM

As a member of BUSA you and your sailing club members can benefit from exclusive preferential rates on selected summer holidays and UK sailing school courses with Sunsail. Packing up and heading to the Mediterranean as a club is the perfect summer…

University Sustainability Challenge – USCs invited to 2016-17 challenge

Posted by: BUSA|May 15, 2016, 2:42 PM

The Green Blue has teamed up with BUSA to invite university sailing clubs from across the UK to enter the University Sailing Sustainability Challenge 2016-17 – 2016-17 Announcement. Following the success of the 2015-16 challenge (see Awards Press…

Follow the BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Finals 2016

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 30, 2016, 3:33 AM

Up to the minute News, Schedules and Results are all available on the href=”http://events.ksail.co.uk/2016/BUSAFinals/”target=”_blank”>Event Results and News site.. 84 Teams Entered, just the top 28 remain. The BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Finals is one of…

Follow the BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Finals 2016

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 30, 2016, 3:28 AM

Up to the minute News, Schedules and Results are available on the Event Live site 84 Teams entered, just the top 28 remain. The BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Finals is one of the three major events in the university sailing calendar and probablythe fourth…

Make a difference to university sailing: join the BUSA Committee 2016-17

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 17, 2016, 5:32 PM

BUSA is run by students, for students. Now is the time to give something back to your sport, have your say in how the Association is run, contribute to its running, help give leadership to student sailing and add value to your own CV. There are a…

Proposals sought to host 2017 BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Championship Finals

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 9, 2016, 6:18 PM

BUSA is now inviting bids from Member Clubs to host the Finals of the 2017 Team Racing Championships. The Finals of the BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Championships are the culmination of the annual university team racing competition held between the members…

Invitation to host the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Championships 2016

Posted by: BUSA|Feb 29, 2016, 10:00 AM

BUSA is now inviting bids from Member Clubs to host the 2016 Fleet Racing Championships. The BUCS Fleet Racing Championships are the annual university fleet racing competition held between the members of BUSA (British universities). The event…

Cambridge are 2016 victors at Nottingham Snakebite

Posted by: BUSA|Feb 22, 2016, 12:05 PM

Valentine’s weekend was celebrated at the University of Nottingham Sport Sailing Club’s annual Snakebite, with much love shown for the perfectly breezy and sunny weather! Well into the university sailing season, the event was well-attended and saw…

Birdham Bandits take the Warmer from BYOB; Exeter first all-uni team

Posted by: BUSA|Feb 21, 2016, 10:50 AM

The Wessex Sailing Club’s (Southampton University) Wessex Winter Warmer on 13-14 February a great weekend’s team racing. 18 of the UK’s top teams, including 13 university teams, headed to Spinnaker Sailing Club for some high level racing. Birdham…

University Sustainable Sailing Challenge 2015-16

Posted by: BUSA|Jan 18, 2016, 6:51 AM

University sailing clubs from across the UK are taking part in the first ever University Sailing Sustainability Challenge, set up by The Green Blue – a joint environment programme created by the Royal Yachting Association and British Marine. The…

“Well-organised Mess” are first Scottish Ladies’ TR Champs

Posted by: BUSA|Dec 6, 2015, 10:40 AM

“Well-organised Mess” are first Scottish Ladies’ TR Champs. Laura Bray and Emily Robertson report on the first Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) Ladies’ Team Racing Championships, hosted by Strathclyde Sailing on Bardowie Loch. The Report includes an…

We are all heading to Cardiff! It’s the BUCS/BUSA Fleet Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Nov 5, 2015, 3:06 PM

This is the first national sailing event of the academic year. There has been a 35% increase in entries this year, both sailors and boats. There will be some 235 sailors competing in four fleets: Fast Handicap, Firefly, Laser and Slow Handicap, all…

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