Calendar

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.

Start Date: 2022-08-14 | End Date: 2025-12-31 |
Date
Event
Organiser
Category
28 January 2023 - 29 January 2023
Wessex Winter Warmer.
Spinnaker Sailing Club Ivy Lane Ringwood, Hampshire BH24 3LY United Kingdom

Southampton University's Wessex Sailing Club hosts the 2023 Wessex Winter Warmer.



With 20 competitive teams, 4 flights of boats and 2 days of intense team racing! Entries go quick, so sign up ASAP!



NOR and Entry forms will follow shortly.


For more information please contact Ben Hutton-Penman & Ollie Evans at captain.wessex@gmail.com

Southampton
Ben Hutton-Penman & Ollie Evans
captain.wessex@gmail.com
Team Racing
27 August 2022 - 28 August 2022
BUSA Match Racing Training
Island Sailing Club Cowes Isle of Wight, Hampshire PO31 7RE United Kingdom

The first BUSA-organised match racing training event will be held in Cowes on the last weekend on August. We’ll be hiring out 6 Sonars from Island sailing club and two brilliant coaches; Andy Cornah and Ellie Cumptsy. The event is partly subsidies by BUSA, making the entry £415 per team if we reach our capacity of 9 teams.

There are also prearranged food/accommodation options: (1) £78 per person includes accommodation in UKSA (short walk from Island SC) for Friday and Saturday nights with breakfast, packed lunch and dinner on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday. (2) £39 per person includes accommodation for Saturday night and breakfast on Sunday.

The boats are raced with teams of 4-5 people, however we can accommodate bigger teams who want to rotate out throughout the weekend.

** To register your teams interest please message Will Caiger (link here)

BUSA
Will Caiger
match-racing@busa.co.uk
Match Racing
3 September 2022 - 4 September 2022
Harken Youth Championships* (G3) Cardiff

Details on the RYA website, updates are also posted on the RYA Match Racing Facebook group.


RYA National Match Racing Series 2022 Notice of Race

Dates 2022

Event

(Title/Grade/Venue)

Fees/Damage deposit (DD)**

Boats/Max Entries

Crew/Weight

3/4th September 2022

Harken Youth Championships*

(G3) Cardiff

Stage 1 - £410/Team

Stage 2 - £440/Team

£1000 DD

RS21s

10 Teams

4/5 crew

Max weight 350kgs

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
10 September 2022 - 11 September 2022
Marlow Ropes Women’s Championships* (G3)

Details on the RYA website, updates are also posted on the RYA Match Racing Facebook group.


RYA National Match Racing Series 2022 Notice of Race

Dates 2022

Event

(Title/Grade/Venue)

Fees/Damage deposit (DD)**

Boats/Max Entries

Crew/Weight

10/11 September 2022

Marlow Ropes Women’s Championships* (G3)

Stage 1 - £360/Team

Stage 2 - £410/Team

£1000 DD

Elliott 6M

10 Teams

3/4 crew

Max weight 260kgs

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
24 September 2022 - 25 September 2022
Summer Match Racing 2 (G4) TBC

Details on the RYA website, updates are also posted on the RYA Match Racing Facebook group.


RYA National Match Racing Series 2022 Notice of Race


Dates 2022

Event

(Title/Grade/Venue)

Fees/Damage deposit (DD)**

Boats/Max Entries

Crew/Weight

24/25th September 2022

Summer Match Racing 2

(G4) TBC

Stage 1 - £410/Team

Stage 2 - £440/Team

£1000 DD

RS21s

10 Teams

4/5 Crew

Max weight 350kgs

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
8 October 2022 - 9 October 2022
Summer Match Racing 3 (Ceilidh Cup). (G4) RN&CYC, Helensburgh

Details on the RYA website, updates are also posted on the RYA Match Racing Facebook group.

RYA National Match Racing Series 2022 Notice of Race

Dates 2022

Event

(Title/Grade/Venue)

Fees/Damage deposit (DD)**

Boats/Max Entries

Crew/Weight

8/9th October 2022

Summer Match Racing 3 (Ceilidh Cup). (G4) RN&CYC, Helensburgh

www.rncyc.com

TBC

Sonars

10 Teams

4/5 Crew

Max weight 350kgs

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
14 October 2022 - 16 October 2022
BUSA-IRELAND TOUR-provisional
Ireland

More details to follow

BUSA
Karen Rawson
secretary@busa.co.uk
Other
15 October 2022 - 16 October 2022
Midlands Mixer
Lincoln and District Sailing Association Apex Gravel Pit, Off Newark Road, North Hykeham LN6 9SP United Kingdom



The Midlands Mixer is back! Join us at Lincoln University Sailing club on the 14th to 16th October for a team racing training weekend! With a day of coaching and training exercises on the Saturday followed by a round robin event on the Sunday, it'll be the perfect way to introduce your freshers to team racing!

There will also be the chance for social sailors to sail Lincoln's clubs boats (Wayferer's, Pico's, 2000's,, Vago's, Wanderer, Lasers and a Duo) while the training and racing is going on!

Social plans (tbc) include Super Bull (best night in Lincoln) on Friday night and Home the Club on Saturday with a fancy dress party to remember!
**Social Ticket price and further social info will be released closer to the date**

Entry form to be found at: (link here)

SI's and NoR to follow. We're going to try and run 2 flights so a capacity of 12 teams.

Don't delay your entry and steal the weekend with £300 entry per team.

Any questions don't hesitate to message/email me

Midlands love,

Innes

ibamford1@sheffield.ac.uk

Lincoln
Joseph Jackson & Innes Bamford
sailing@lincolnsu.com & ibamford1@sheffield.ac.uk
Team Racing
21 October 2022 - 23 October 2022
RYA National Match Racing Championship Grand Finals (G3) Royal Southern YC INVITATION ONLY

Details on the RYA website, updates are also posted on the RYA Match Racing Facebook group.

RYA National Match Racing Series 2022 Notice of Race

Dates 2022

Event

(Title/Grade/Venue)

Fees/Damage deposit (DD)**

Boats/Max Entries

Crew/Weight

21-23rd October 2022

RYA National Match Racing Championship Grand Finals

(G3) Royal Southern YC

INVITATION ONLY

£650 (£50 reduction for 1st placed qualifiers)

£1000 DD

RS21s

16 Teams

4/5 Crew

Max weight 350kgs

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
29 October 2022 - 30 October 2022
Glasgow Grouse
Bardowie Loch 6 Craigmaddie Road Milngavie G62 6EX United Kingdom


✨Glasgow Grouse 2022✨

Save the date! And look forward to a great weekend of team racing and ceilidh dancing

Glasgow
Nathan Dickson
secretary-sailing@gusa.gla.ac.uk
Team Racing
29 October 2022 - 30 October 2022
Sheffield Shuffle
Pennine Sailing Club Don View, Dunford Bridge Sheffield, Yorkshire S36 4TF United Kingdom

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!

Entry Form:(link here)

Notice of Race:(link here)

Sailing Instructions:(link here)

Contact us at: sailing@sheffield.ac.uk or

Team Captain: Jamie Rastrick - jrastrick1@sheffield.ac.uk

Commodore: Peter Owen - psowen1@sheffield.ac.uk


Sheffield

sailing@sheffield.ac.uk
Team Racing
5 November 2022 - 6 November 2022
BUCS Fleet Championships 2022
Draycote Sailing Club Draycote Water, Kites Hardwick Rugby CV23 8AB United Kingdom

For more information please contact Luke Stanislaus fleet-racing@busa.co.uk

Warwick
Luke Stanislaus
fleet-racing@busa.co.uk
Fleet Racing
12 November 2022 - 13 November 2022
Plymouth Pasty
Roadford Lake Plymouth PL16 0JL

We are excited to welcome you to another year of Plymouth Pasty! It will include a full weekend of racing at the wonderful Roadford lake, as well as two great socials back in Plymouth.

We look forward to seeing you there from the 12th-13th November!

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions

Plymouth
Isabella Drewitt
plymunisailing@gmail.com
Team Racing
12 November 2022 - 13 November 2022
The Leeds Howler
West Riding Sailing Club Haw Park Ln Wakefield, Yorkshire WF4 2EE United Kingdom

Welcome back to the North’s premier team racing event, the Leeds Halloween Howler. We are pleased to be bringing you another year of top class racing and as much curry and Fruity action as you can handle. Sailing will be taking place at West Riding Sailing Club on the 12th-13th November so make sure you sign up so you don't miss out!

Contact details:

Email: leedssailors@gmail.com

Facebook: Leeds University Sailing Club

Instagram: @Leedssailors

Leeds
Thomas Woodall
leedssailors@gmail.com
Team Racing
19 November 2022 - 20 November 2022
BKA Selection Weekend
Port Solent Marina

Applications open August

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Other
19 November 2022 - 20 November 2022
London Six Pack
Welsh Harp Sailing Club Welsh Harp Reservoir Birchen Grove NW9 8RY United Kingdom

UCL Sailing will be hosting their first Team Racing Event ever, the London Six Pack which was formerly hosted by University of London. This year, we will be running it as a two-day racing event on the 19th/20th November, with the aim of having 16 teams across 3 flights of boats at our sailing venue, Welsh Harp Sailing Club near Wembley in NW London. There will be socials on the evenings of the Friday and Saturday. Accommodation can be provided for teams.

Entry forms, NOR & SIs will be available towards the start of Academic Year (September).

London
Sam Walker
sam.walker.20@ucl.ac.uk // sailing@ucl.ac.uk
Team Racing
19 November 2022 - 20 November 2022
Scottish Student Sailing Team Racing Qualifier 1
United Kingdom


For Scottish Qualifiers please contact Jake Miller jake.miller@talktalk.net

Scottish Student Sailing
Jake Miller
jake.miller@talktalk.net
Team Racing
19 November 2022 - 20 November 2022
The Brummy Boom 2022
Bartley Sailing Club 101 Genners Lane Bartley Green Birmingham B32 3NU United Kingdom

"The Brummy Boom is back for another year and we can’t wait!

Two days jam packed with some competitive sailing accompanied by two undoubtedly crazy nights out in Brum. The Saturday night will of course include a curry and a wee bit of fancy dress! Bring along your outfits for the evenings and A game for the water as it is going to be one hell of a weekend which you are not going to want to miss!”

Entry is through the form:(link here)

NOR (link here)

Birmingham
Saoirse Mason & Daisy Maunder
srm171@student.bham.ac.uk & dam149@student.bham.ac.uk
Team Racing
19 November 2022 - 20 November 2022
Welsh Dragon
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club Ferry Road Cardiff, Glamorgan CF11 0JL United Kingdom


Welcome back to Cardiff Uni's annual team racing event, held on the clear blue water of our beautiful Cardiff Bay: Welsh Dragon 2022. The weekend will entail 2 notorious socials (compulsory ridiculous fancy dress on Saturday) followed by 2 full days of team racing.

Entry forms, prices and NOR to follow.

Please contact us at cardiffunisailing.cusc@gmail.com for more information!

See you in November!

Cardiff
Sen James-Williams
cardiffunisailing.cusc@gmail.com
Team Racing
26 November 2022 - 27 November 2022
Angel of the North
Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club Blanchland Consett DH8 9PT United Kingdom


What to Expect:

We’re looking forward to welcoming you to Newcastle and Durham’s co-hosted Angel of the North 2022. This will entail a combination of enthralling team racing at Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club and world class socials in Durham! This will be taking place from the 26-27th November, so be sure to sign up to not miss out!

Sailing:

Organiser - Newcastle

Contact - Patrick Cope

Email - nusyccommodore@gmail.com

Facebook - Newcastle University Sailing and Yachting Club

Instagram - @newcastle_sailing

Location - Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club, Blanchland, Consett, DH8 9PT

Socials:

Organiser - Durham

Contact - Oliver Wilson

Email - oliver.wilson@durham.ac.uk

Facebook - Durham University Sailing Club

Instagram - @durhamuniversitysailing

Durham & Newcastle
Patrick Cope
nusyccommodore@gmail.com
Team Racing
26 November 2022 - 27 November 2022
Swansea Spartan
Tata Steel Sailing Club Port Talbot Margam SA13 2NS United Kingdom

Swansea welcomes you to our unmissable annual event, the Swansea Spartan. It will undoubtedly be a weekend to remember with two crazy socials, including the notorious curry night and of course there will be a bit of racing.

So get your togas ready and come and join us in swans on the weekend of the 3-4 December.

Email us at sailing@swansea-sports.ac.uk for more information.

Swansea
Morgan Reynolds
sailing@swansea-sport.co.uk
Team Racing
26 November 2022 - 27 November 2022
The Oxford Magnum
Oxford Sailing Club Farmoor Reservoir (Gate3) Oxford, Oxfordshire OX2 9NS United Kingdom

The Oxford Magnum is one of the hottest team racing events on the BUSA calendar. Train up new recruits and size up the opposition at Farmoor Reservoir on the 25th to the 26th of November, with racing in 4 flights of Fireflies and promise of a magnum sized bottle of bubbly for the champions.

All enquiries please contact Tom Storey at fixtures@ouyc.co.uk

Oxford
Tom Storey
fixtures@ouyc.co.uk
Team Racing
7 January 2023 - 8 January 2023
RYA/BUSA Women's Team racing Championships
Rutland Sailing Club Gibbet Lane, Edith Weston Oakham, Rutland LE15 8HJ United Kingdom

RYA/BUSA Women's Team racing Championships at Rutland SC on the 7/8th January 2023. Nor and entry will be published before September.

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Team Racing
28 January 2023 - 29 January 2023
Scottish Student Sailing Team Racing Qualifier 2
United Kingdom

For Scottish Qualifiers please contact Jake Miller jake.miller@talktalk.net

Scottish Student Sailing
Jake Miller
jake.miller@talktalk.net
Team Racing
4 February 2023 - 5 February 2023
BUCS Team Racing Qualifiers
United Kingdom

Northern, Eastern, Southern, Western and Midlands

More information on dates for bids to host and race information

Any questions please contact Peter Owen team-racing@busa.co.uk

BUSA
Peter Owen
team-racing@busa.co.uk
Team Racing
4 February 2023 - 5 February 2023
Scottish Student Sailing Team Racing Qualifier 3
United Kingdom

For Scottish Qualifiers please contact Jake Miller jake.miller@talktalk.net

Scottish Student Sailing
Jake Miller
jake.miller@talktalk.net
Team Racing
18 February 2023 - 19 February 2023
BUCS Team Racing Championship Qualifiers Reserve Weekend
United Kingdom

Reserve weekend for qualifiers

BUSA
Peter Owen
team-racing@busa.co.uk
Team Racing
25 February 2023 - 26 February 2023
Top Gun Invitational Trophy 2023
Oxford Sailing Club Farmoor Reservoir (Gate3) Oxford, Oxfordshire OX2 9NS United Kingdom

Oxford University Yacht Club’s Top Gun Trophy is for only the best of the best sailors. The top 8 university teams are invited for an intensive weekend of high quality sailing, and the finest university sailors across the UK dressing to the finest for the renowned black tie annual Top Gun Dinner.

Oxford
Tom Storey
fixtures@ouyc.co.uk
Team Racing
4 March 2023 - 5 March 2023
BUCS Team Racing Playoffs
United Kingdom

Playoffs - 4th/5th March 2023

More information on dates for bids to host and race information

Any questions please contact Peter Owen team-racing@busa.co.uk

BUSA
Peter Owen
team-racing@busa.co.uk
Team Racing
10 March 2023 - 12 March 2023
IRELAND-BUSA TOUR-provisional
United Kingdom

More details to follow

BUSA
Karen Rawson
secretary@busa.co.uk
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