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 or second weekend of November, which is reserved for the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Championships, see Calendar). Events for inclusion should be notified to the BUSA Secretary or by using the Contact Form.
Our annual Bristol Brew is back!
The Brew will be taking place on the 4th and 5th December 2021 at Chew Valley Lake Sailing Club, Walley Court Road, Chew Stoke, BS40 8XN.
The Bristol Brew is one of the largest annual University sailing events in the South West and consists of two days of competitive racing between the different teams.
Alongside high quality racing over the weekend of the 4th/5th, the social in Bristol on the Saturday is promised to be bigger and better than ever!!
Alumni teams also welcome!
Entry forms and NOR will be available soon.
For any enquiries, please get in contact via email at uob.sailing.eventssec@
For more details visit https://bristolsailing.wixsite.com/ubsc
The Loughborough Lemming is back for 2021! Two days of fun, competitive team racing at Burton Sailing Club alongside legendary socials. Not one to miss!
Entry and payment information:
Facebook event page:
Social details to follow.
‘After over a year of lockdown, Brunel invites you all to the Brunel Badger on the 22nd-23rd January 2022. Join us for a great weekend of racing at Datchet water sailing club and 2 nights of great socials at Brunel university.
Entry forms, NOR and SIs will be available soon.
For any questions please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org ‘
Get excited for another edition of the Warwick Turtle in 2022 at Draycote Sailing Club
We promise a thrilling weekend of racing and obviously memorable socials. The infamous curry is a definite and you don't want to miss it!
Discount will be offered for those willing to bring boats.
NOR and SI to come
Please contact email@example.com for more information
SSS2 will continue where the Leagues left off at SSS1. Leagues will be sailed in for the whole weekend. The host university will be hosting a welcome social on the Friday night and a fancy dress social on the Saturday night, details to follow soon. Hosting will also be provided by the host university, details to follow soon.
Host: University of Edinburgh
Contact: Jake Miller Jake.firstname.lastname@example.org
Flight sheet released 28 January 2022
Southampton Universities Wessex Sailing Club hosts the 2021 Wessex Winter Warmer.
With competitive teams, 4 flights of boats and 2 days of intense team racing! Entries go quick, so sign up ASAP!
NOR and Entry to the event now live
Entry Form: https://forms.gle/
For more information please contact George Potter & James Rudd-Jones
The University of Nottingham Sailing Club invites you back for another year of the Nottingham Snakebite! After a year off we are ready for a weekend of great team racing and fab nights out including the classic Friday night at Ocean. The event will be the 4/5/6 of February 2022!
SSS3 will continue where the Leagues left off at SSS2. Leagues will be sailed in for the whole weekend and the overall winners will be decided. The host university will be hosting a welcome social on the Friday night and a fancy dress social on the Saturday night, details to follow soon. Hosting will also be provided by the host university, details to follow soon.
Host: University of Dundee and University of St Andrews
Contact: Jake Miller Jake.email@example.com
Flight sheet released 4 February 2022
The best event of the year, the Imperial Icicle, is back! Get ready for 2 days of top quality racing on the weekend of the 12-13th of February followed by the usual fantastic socials and curry hosted in the heart of London. Check out the Facebook Event on the Imperial College Sailing Club Page for more info, and the NOR, SI and Entry Forms.
And the contact details are:
OUYC announces the return of its annual invitational event - the Top Gun Trophy 2022. The top 8 University teams are invited for an intensive weekend of high quality sailing, featuring the black-tie OUYC Annual Dinner on the Saturday evening.
The Top Gun does not require application, teams will be invited based on performance at events so far.
NOR and entry form now live
High quality racing, a black tie dinner. Need more be said?
3v3 team racing in fireflys
"The Big Lash is back - one of the biggest and best events in the country! The University of Manchester and University of Liverpool are excited to invite you to West Kirby for a great weekend's team racing"
Entry information to follow
Exeter Excalibur will run from the 18-20th March 2022 and will additionally include a social on the Friday night before the event (Friday 17th March) for teams arriving the night before. The event will run similarly to previous years pre-covid and will thus include two days of team racing and two nights of fantastic socials in Exeter. However, this year we are bidding to improve the standard of the event and will thus be limiting entries to 18 teams. With 4 flights of boats and only 18 teams it should allow for more high quality racing with some of the top teams in the country.
As with all most university events, accommodation to travelling sailors will be provided by members of the Exeter Sailing Club.
West Kirby SC have agreed to host the 2022 championship on the Marine Lake
It is expected that the Notice of Race will be published in December.
76th Anniversary Firefly National Championships
6th-12th August 2022
Venue:- Tenby Sailing Club
Notice of Race & Entry Form will be available from:- https://fireflyclass.co.uk/
“Substantial discounted entry fees for students”
Come and join us for a weekend of sailing up in the beautiful Peak District on the 29th and 30th of October 2022! Will be a fantastic weekend of sailing at your favourite Uni destination, including a legendary trip to the one and only Pop Tarts. See you on the water!