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Which is the Cambridge 1st team? - Black beat Blue! Leeds qualified direct to Finals and then managed two wins on Day 1!

So, will Cambridge set a record by winning a fourth consecutive Championship? Will it be one of the other leaders from the Qualifiers - Exeter, Glasgow, Newcastle or Southampton – to take the Trophy?…

The BUSA AGM 2017 will be held (during the Yachting Championships) on Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 at Tiger Tiger, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, commencing at 18.30.

BUSA is now inviting bids from Member Clubs to host the 2017 Fleet Racing Championships. Proposals should be emailed to the BUSA Secretary

At the Dinghy Show at Alexandra Palace today, Saturday 4 March 2017, the winners of the University Sailing Sustainability Challenge 2016-17 were announced. Bangor University Sailing Club received the…

Over the weekend of 25th and 26th February, the RYA & BUSA Ladies’ Team Racing Nationals 2017 took place at Spinnaker Sailing Club, hosted jointly by Spinnaker and by Wessex (Southampton University)…

The Nottingham Snakebite 2017 took place over the 25-26th of February, hosted by the University of Nottingham Sailing Club at Notts County SC. The winners were Cambridge University Men (their Ladies’…

BUSA are delighted to announce that Sunsail has become the Title Sponsor of the brand new championship series trophy, the Sunsail University Club Championship . The championship is made up of three…

The BUSA Committee are looking for new members to join the Committee for 2017-18 and beyond. The Committee consists of volunteers (both students and ex-students), without whom, all the events and…

The Biennial Challenge between the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association USA (ICSA) and the British Universities Sailing Association (BUSA) takes place this summer (mid-late August) in the UK. The…

Closing Date for Entries & Reserves on BUCScore for the Team Racing Qualifiers is at midnight on Thursday, 19 January. Many sailors have not completed their confidential medical questionnaire (for all…

Dear fellow BUSA sailors, This year has been a great year for BUSA so far; a successful Fleets run by Warwick, an umpire course, coaching and numerous uni hosted team racing events show how busy…

Freshers, Crispin Beaumont & Tom Darling of Southampton, were obviously using the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Championships at Draycote in November as some last minute competition training (when they took first…

Phoebe Scott reports on the 2016 Bristol Brew, hosted by the University of Bristol Sailing Club on Chew Valley Lake over the weekend of 3rd -4th December. Eighteen teams, from Bath, Bristol, Cardiff,…

“Warwick University Sailing Club – UWSC – invites you to the Warwick Turtle, which, as usual, is the last chance to practice in a competition-setting before BUSA Qualifiers. “The event will take place…

The NoR has been published and is available from the BUSA website. But, just for now, we cannot show it on the Calendar, so here is the link: Notice of Race. And here is the Entry Form For any…

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