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2016 BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Championship – Invitation to host

Posted by: BUSA|May 22, 2015, 2:59 PM

Calling all University Sailing Clubs: Invitation to bid to host the 2016 BUCS-BUSA Team Racing Championship (provisionally posted on the BUSA Calendar from 30 March to 2 April 2016). Bidding will be in two stages. You are invited to submit a two-page…

Connor Miller & Loughborough win the 2015 Match Racing Championship

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 22, 2015, 10:28 AM

The annual round of British student sailing championships – fleet, team, match and yacht racing – concluded last weekend with the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Match Racing Championship 2015, organised by British Universities’…

Cambridge Blue take the Thompson Trophy in nail-biting shoot-out with Oxford Blue in exciting BUCS-BUSA TR Championship

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 19, 2015, 1:56 PM

There were three days of intense competition during which the 28 university teams sailed 258 races, using the Swiss League system, leading to quarters, semis, petit finals and finals on a brilliant last day of team racing. It was hard fought and…

BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Championships- Final Day Live!

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 11, 2015, 5:22 AM

Today is the last day of the BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Championships, hosted by the University of Nottingham at Notts County Sailing Club. Follow the action at the event from our live event blog, please see Live Blog. The race schedule and live results…

Southampton Red – British Yachting Champions 2015 – HRH The Princess Royal welcomes teams home

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 7, 2015, 5:28 PM

BUCS Student Yachting Championship 2015 Southampton Red are the British Yachting Champions 2015 HRH The Princess Royal welcomes the teams home In an exciting last two days of the 2015 British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) yachting nationals,…

Cardiff to host 2015 BUCS/BUSA Fleet Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 23, 2015, 6:30 PM

British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), together with British Universities Sailing Association (BUSA), is delighted to announce that the Cardiff University will host the 2015 BUCS Fleet Racing Championships at Cardiff Bay, from their new…

Make a difference to university sailing: join the BUSA Committee 2015-16

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 13, 2015, 6:23 AM

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…

Student women’s teams converge on Spinnaker: Birmingham University to defend both titles!

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 12, 2015, 11:52 AM

The RYA & BUSA Ladies’ Team Racing Nationals will take place at the Spinnaker Sailing Club, together with a social programme hosted by Wessex (Southampton University) Sailing Club. The full line-up includes university teams from the Universities of…

Wessex clinch Nottingham Snakebite in dramatic final with Loughborough

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 1, 2015, 8:42 AM

University of Nottingham Sport Sailing Club held its annual Snakebite at Notts County Sailing Club, the host and venue respectively, for the 2015 BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Championship. Organised by Lara Cator, with a great UoNSSC team, together with…

Will you represent British Universities in the USA in September 2015?

Posted by: BUSA|Dec 4, 2014, 3:52 PM

BUSA Captains, Connor Miller and Emily Nagel have today issued the Notice of Selection for sailors to represent BUSA at the ICSA-BUSA Tour 2015 in the USA. The ICSA (Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association) and BUSA hold a bi-annual competitive tour in…

Vose Secures FISU Scholarship

Posted by: BUSA|Nov 14, 2014, 9:55 AM

BUCS has announced that Annabel Vose (University of Southampton) has been awarded a Scholarship by the International University Sport Federation (FISU) for 2014-15, one of only three worldwide. Her nomination was submitted by BUCS and supported by…

Southampton women and Plymouth men are team champions at BUCS Fleets 2014

Posted by: BUSA|Nov 7, 2014, 3:59 AM

Isabel Fitzgerald & Kirstie Urwin (Slow Handicap), Hugh Ward & Calum Healey (Fast Handicap), Matthew Wallis & Jack Muldoon (Firefly) and Martin Evans (Laser) are crowned Champions 2014 in their respective fleets at the BUCS Fleet Championships 2014…

Teams Wales, Scotland and England head for Student Yachting World Cup

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 14, 2014, 7:47 PM

The Student Yachting World Cup (SYWoC) is back in La Rochelle for 2014. Three British teams – representing Wales

Entry Information available for the BUCS Team Racing Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 10, 2014, 5:34 AM

The dates, venues, pre event information and the Notice of Race are now published. Entries will go live on BUCScore next week. Event info

Strathclyde’s Hoole & Co win the Scottish Student Match Racing Championship 2014

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 7, 2014, 2:14 PM

The Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club (RNCYC) and Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) again joined forces for their annual match racing competition, held in the RNCYC’s Sonars at Rhu on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th October. This event was the 2014 Match…

Ceilidh Cup 2014 gets underway at Royal Northern & Clyde YC

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 4, 2014, 11:54 AM

The Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club (RNCYC) and Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) again join forces for their annual match racing competition, held in RNCYC’s Sonars at Rhu on 4th & 5th October. This event combines a match racing event for Scottish…

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