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BUSA are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Guy to the position of team manager for the American Tour. Chris will travel to America and oversee the team organisation, and assist with…

Over the past two days the BUSA team have been involved in some intensive training for the Match Racing Trophy match. The team were sailing a 40.7 kindly loaned by 407 racing from Lymington. A…

PhotoDetailsMark LeesMark Lees is from London University and is captain of the BUSA team.Andrew CornahAndrew Cornah is from Southampton University, has won the BUSA championships twice, and is the…

You may recall that last December, David Carr, a talented youth sailor was given a return ticket to New Zealand for his Christmas holidays. He came, he trained, he sailed and he learnt. His time in…

After three days of trials 9 sailors have been selected to represent the British University Sailing Association as they tour America in a bid to defend their title. The trials process was a huge…

If your university is interested in hosting the 2003/2004 BUSA Team Racing Championships now is the time to think about putting together a bid for the event. Details on the bidding procedure are…

Two days of sailing at Bewl Valley SC in 420s and one day of sailing at Cowes in Sonars have been held to select the BUSA team for the forthcoming tour of the United States. The trials were a…

This tour has been a bi-annual event for BUSA for the past three decades. In 2001, the Americans came over to the UK to race BUSA in a variety of sailing disciplines. We have been invited to travel…

YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU! Britain must this year defend the British-American Cup against the Americans. We currently hold the Cup, and do not want to lose it. The match will take place in Cowes in…

The Easter holidays has been the grand finale for the B.U.S.A as the Match Racing, Yachting and Team Racing all come to a head. In the F.A. Cup final Southampton endevour to prevent any expectations…

These exciting new programmes have now been finalised. They both provide some excellent training and sailing opportunities. Full details are available on the RYA website www.rya.org.uk

The final dates for the Match race and Keelboat events have been released and are available on the calandar page. To enter any of the events speak to your club contact or Jill Royse at the RYA. …

BUSA are entering a team for the Carmela Cup, which is two boat team racing in First Class 8s. The event is being held on the 19/20th October at Portland. If you would like to be considered for the…

The Notice of Race is amended as below, paragraph numbers refer to original. 3.1 The date for the first weekend is confirmed as 14/15th September; 420 class dinghies will be used, additionally a…

Great Britain win the inaugural event for the university match racing sailing championships which took place in Quiberon, France with 10 teams from 7 different countries. The students representing…

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