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There are lots of new changes to the website. So have a look around the site and let us know your comments. The changes to the site include: The Home Page now has an area for the BUSA Chairman…

BUSA 2004/05 If you are interested in hosting next year?s BUSA Team Racing Championship, BUSA Student Yachting Nationals,or the BUSA Inland Championship, then you will need to submit a tender to…

There are still places available for the Volvo Keelboat training and selection days on the 1st-3rd September. If anyone would like to attend this event, please contact me as soon as…

In today\’s final rounds the Swedish team won the World University Match Racing Championships 2-1 against Italy, whilst Great Britain beat France 2-1 to take bronze. The competitors had to cope with…

Day 4 of the World University Match Racing Championships and local team Italy 1 have caused an upset by defeating Great Britain in the semi-finals. In the best of three series Ali Hall (GBR) laid…

Day 3 of the World University Match Racing Championships saw the tension mount as the final stages of the competition began. The British team had successfully qualified for the gold league (top 6…

There are still places available for the Volvo Keelboat training and selection days on the 3rd-5th July. If anyone would like to attend this event, please contact me as soon as possible. Below is…

The British team have started strongly after day 1 of racing at the World University Match Racing Championships in Rimini, with 5 wins against Slovenia, Poland, Germany 1, Croatia and Italy 1 to a…

Next summer BUSA will be hosting the bi-annual event between the American National Sailing Team, and BUSA. Racing takes place in a variety of boats, across all sailing disciplines at different…

The RYA Womens National Match Racing Championship has changed date and venue, and will now be held on the 11th/12th September at WPSA. If anyone would like to attend this event, please contact me…

The Ladies Match Racing Nationals will now be held on the 22/23rd May. Anyone interested in putting their own team together please contact Jess Mapplebeck for an entry form, or see attached file. If…

I?m looking for Team Racing Coaches to work in all parts of the country but particularly at Bough Beech, Spinnaker, Grafham and West Kirby to assist in the coaching of the Junior Classes (Optimist,…

Minutes of the British University Sailing Association AGM held at Chew Valley Lake Sailing Club on 14th April 2004 Present Johnny Blackburn Helen Brown Ben Field Helen Grundy Georgie…

Event Report: The Lloyds TSB Championships are the pinnacle of the university calendar and only teams already qualified from regional heats were invited, with teams coming from as far a field as…

The BUSA AGM will take place on the 14th April 2004 at the BUSA Team Racing Championships, at Chew Valley, near Bristol. The meeting will take place after sailing. The committee are looking for new…

The BUSA Match Racing World Selectors 2004 will now be held on the 17/18th April at Rutland Sailing Club, along with the RYA National Match Racing Qualifier 1. An entry form is available below. If…

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