Welcome to the most popular University Sailing Championships! This Championships regularly sees over 90 teams compete each year, through qualifiers, playoffs and finals, all vying to become BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Champions and to take hold of the ‘Sir Michael Thompson Trophy’.
BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Qualifiers – a weekend of team racing at four venues in – Scotland* (Aberdeen USC/Stonehaven SC), Northern (venue TBA), Midlands (Warwick USC/Draycote SC), South Central (Southampton – Wessex SC/Spinnaker SC) taking place on the 2 – 3 February. The Western (UWE SC/Chew Valley SC) qualifier will take place on the 9-10 February.
Teams not selected at the Qualifiers can have a second opportunity for selection for the finals at the BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Playoffs on 2 – 3 March, hosted by Birmingham USC at Bartley SC.
The BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Championships are to be held at Chew Valley SC, hosted by Bath University SC, on 3 – 5 April.
*In Scotland, the six universities that form Scottish Student Sailing hold league competition, together with Team Racing training, on Bardowie Loch on 3 – 4 (hosted by Glasgow), and 10 – 11 November (hosted by Strathclyde), followed on 2 – 3 February by League 3 – the BUCS Qualifier for the top eight teams and a Development Weekend for the others, hosted by Aberdeen University SC.