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 weekend of November, which is reserved for the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Championships). Events for inclusion should be notified to the BUSA Editor or by using the Contact Form.

Start Date: 2017-11-20 | End Date: 2020-12-31 |
Date
Event
Organiser
Category
24 November 2017 - 26 November 2017
Angel of the North
Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club Blanchland, Consett, DH8 9PT

Newcastle University Sailing Club and Durham University Sailing Club would like to invite you to the Angel of the North 2017, which, once again, will be held at Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club, on the 25th and 26th November. High Quality racing will take place in three flights. Total entry will be limited to 21 teams, so get entries in fast!

Socials this year will take place in Durham, including the unique college bar crawl, ending, of course, in the legendary Klute, known for being the worst nightclub in Europe. Social themes will be released closer to the event.

Follow The Angel of the North on Facebook. See Notice of Race and Entry Form. Any questions, please don't hesitate to contact Ben Swyer or Maddie Harris.

Entry Forms should be returned to Mali Harnett, Treasurer, NUYC – see Form.

Durham & Newcastle
Ben Swyer / Maddie Harris
benswyer@btinternet.com / m.m.harris@dur.ac.uk
07854 261388 / 07784 234351
Team Racing
25 November 2017 - 26 November 2017
Swansea Spartan 2017
Tata Steel Sailing Club, Eglwys Nunydd Reservoir, Off Longlands Lane, Margam, Port Talbot, SA13 2NS

'Swansea University Sailing Club are hosting our Spartan event on the 25th and 26th of November!

"The racing will consist of a round-robin, to be followed by leagues and then finals, spread over the two days. We will be holding excellent socials and hitting up Wind Street once again!

"A great event to get loads of quality racing in and have some epic nights out! Check out our Notice of Race for more details, and fill in your Entry Form to secure your place!"

Swansea
Bella Cooper, Vice Commodore Swansea Sailing
bellacoopervc@gmail.com
Team Racing
1 December 2017 - 3 December 2017
The Hallam Hangover
Pennine Sailing Clib Winscar Reservoir, Dunford Bridge, South Yorkshire S36 4TF

Hallam Hangover 2017 is hosted by Sheffield Hallam Sailing Club with registration on Friday 1st December, followed by sailing at Pennine SC on the Saturday and Sunday.

"ITS BACK!!! The best event of the year, the ultimate coaching event – held at the back droppingly inspiring Pennine Sailing Club: The Hallam Hangover

"Once again we have secured the excellent coaching services of Chris Kameen. His sailing CV is stand out and includes being a former Captain of a Wilson Trophy Winning Team.

"Socially, Sheffield Hallam’s Committee will be planning two fun packed nights out which will still be including the now infamous Hangover T-Shirt and Fancy Dress. Accommodation

"Entry is on a first come first served basis, so please ensure you get your entries in swiftly.

"For any further information you may require please do not hesitate to contact Harvey Craven Commodore or Matthew Nolan Captain.

"We look forward to seeing you at our event."

Please see Entry Form and follow the Facebook Event page.


Sheffield Hallam
Harvey Craven / Matthew Nolan
b4002782@my.shu.ac.uk / b4020433@my.shu.ac.uk
Team Racing
2 December 2017 - 3 December 2017
Schools Match Racing Championships
Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, Osprey Quay, Portland,, Dorset, DT5 1SA

Held at WPNSA in Elliotts, with teams of 3/4 crew weighing no more than 260kgs. Accommodation and half board included in fee. (Teams provide own lunches).

See all details and entry via RYA National Match Racing Series page
(*Winner qualifies to Grand Finals 2018.

Follow RYA Match Racing on Facebook.


Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
2 December 2017 - 3 December 2017
Loughborough Lemming
Burton Sailing Club Foremark Reservoir, Repton Road, Milton Repton DE65 6EG United Kingdom

Hosted by Loughborough University Sailing Club

Two days of competitive team racing at Burton Sailing Club will be run alongside the legendary socials at LSU and Echos Loughborough. Anyone who has previously attended will agree that this is not one to be missed!

See Lemming event page on Facebook.

Details to be confirmed in due course, but, in the meantime, register your interest by contacting Abby West.

Loughborough
Abby West, Vice Commodore
a.l.west-16@student.lboro.ac.uk
07531 909 127
Team Racing
2 December 2017 - 3 December 2017
Bristol Brew
Chew Valley Lake Sailing Club, Walley Court Road, Chew Stoke, BS40 8XN

The Brew, hosted by the University of Bristol Sailing Club, takes place at Chew Valley Lake Sailing Club.

Two days of competitive team racing just before Christmas in the heart of the South West. With the big socials, this year's Brew should be better than ever!

Follow the FB Event Page.

To register, or for enquiries, please email.

More details to follow shortly.

Bristol
Issy Gordon
uob.sailing.eventssec@gmail.com
Team Racing
9 December 2017 - 10 December 2017
BKA Open training: Match Racing Skills

See BKA Open Training 2018. Match Racing Skills.

In the Elliotts. Teams of 3-4. Limited entry 2-3 teams. Over 18s only. £120 per team (accommodation, not included).

Entry Form

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
jessica.beecher@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
13 January 2018 - 14 January 2018
BKA Open Training: "Round the Cans" Skills
Port Solent Lock Approach, Port Solent Marina, Portsmouth, Hants, PO6 4TJ

BKA Open Training: “Round the Cans” Skills. In Sunsail F40s.

£650 per team (including charter and on board accommodation)*
Limited entry – 8 Teams. Over 18s only**

Team OR Individual BUSA* Entry Forms. Charter Form & T/Cs TBC. Damage deposit £3000.

* BUSA will be putting together mixed university team(s).
** Additional Sunsail Charter requirements apply.

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
jessica.beecher@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Keelboat Racing
20 January 2018 - 21 January 2018
BKA Open Training: Match Racing Skills
Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), Osprey Quay, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1SA

See BKA Open Training 2018. Match Racing Skills.

In the Elliotts. Teams of 3-4. Limited entry 2-3 teams. Over 18s only. £120 per team (accommodation, not included).

Entry Form


Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
jessica.beecher@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
20 January 2018 - 21 January 2018
Brunel Badger
Datchet Water Sailing Club, Queen Mother Reservoir, Horton Rd, SL3 9NT

CALLING ALL SAILORS! The Brunel Badger is back for 2018!

Brunel Sailing Club is delighted to announce that our team racing event is being prepared by the club. We are getting ready to, once again, bring you a great weekend of racing in the coming 2018, so start to save the dates!

The racing will be done in Fireflies, and it will take place at Datchet Water Sailing Club on the Queen Mother Reservoir. It's a 15min drive from Brunel University, or 30min to 1hr from Central London.

Everyone is welcome to the socials. More details on this to follow.

ENTRIES are: £250 for a first team and £150 for any subsequent teams. Damage deposits will be a flat £200 per team.

To enter, please see the NoR & SIs and fill out this Entry Form.

Follow the event on Facebook.

For all enquiries, please contact Niall Tutt.


Brunel
Niall Tutt
nialltutt1998@gmail.com
Team Racing
26 January 2018 - 28 January 2018
RYA Winter Match Racing Weekend 1
RYA Portland House, Mulberry Avenue, Portland,, Dorset, DT5 1FA

To be held at RYA Portland House/WPNSA and sailed in Elliotts. See all details and entry via RYA National Match Racing Series page, inc. NoR 2018, Entry Form 2018 and RYA MR Parent Declaration Form,

Follow RYA Match Racing on Facebook.

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboat.racing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
27 January 2018 - 28 January 2018
The Warwick Turtle
Draycote Water Sailing Club Kites Hardwick, Rugby, CV23 8AB

"The Warwick Turtle will take place on January 25th-27th, the weekend before midlands qualifiers, which means it’ll be a great chance to hone your skills.
"There will be 3 flights of boats, and up to 21 teams will be allowed to enter. Entry is £280, and all teams must be entered by January 1st.
"Friday. Socials will take place on both the Friday (after registration - 19:00-22:00) and the Saturday, and will include a night out in Neon and a BYOB curry, followed by Luvbug.

Sign-up and follow the Facebook event for more information:
Entry Form
NoR
Facebook event page

Warwick
Oli Bone
O.Bone@warwick.ac.uk
Team Racing
27 January 2018 - 28 January 2018
Scottish League Weekend 2
Lochore Meadows Country Park

For all information regarding the Qualifiers (including Scottish League weekends) and other events which form part of the BUCS Team Racing Championship 2017-18, see Championship page.

BUSA
Jess Beecher
BUSA@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Team Racing
27 January 2018 - 28 January 2018
Wessex Winter Warmer
Spinnaker Sailing Club. Ivy Lane, Blashford, , Ringwood, BH24 3LY

Southampton University‘s Wessex Sailing Club hosts the 2018 Wessex Winter Warmer at Spinnaker Sailing Club.

We will have 18 teams, 4 flights of boats, 2 days of competitive sailing and 2 great socials!

Entry will be granted on a selection basis. Open to all teams. Please see NoR.and Entry Form.

For more information, please contact Matt Whitfield and Owen Hallett.

Follow the Winter Warmer.

Southampton
Matt Whitfield and Owen Hallett
captain.wessex@gmail.com
07740 363 758
Team Racing
3 February 2018 - 4 February 2018
Scottish League Weekend 3

For all information regarding the Qualifiers (including Scottish League weekends) and other events which form part of the BUCS Team Racing Championship 2017-18, see Championship page.

BUSA
Jess Beecher
BUSA@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Team Racing
3 February 2018 - 4 February 2018
BUCS Team Racing Qualifiers

These four "Area" Qualifiers are organised by BUSAs Area Reps. Full details will be made available on the 2018 BUCS Team Racing Championship page in due course. In the meantime, venues when decided will be notified here.

Northerns to be held at Derwent Reservoir SC, hosted by Newcastle & Durham USCs - local contact Area Organiser, Ben Swyer.
BUSA
Jess Beecher
BUSA@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Team Racing
10 February 2018 - 11 February 2018
The Nottingham Snakebite
Notts County Sailing Club Hoveringham Lane, Nottingham, NG14 7JX

"The University of Nottingham Sailing Club invites you back for another year of the Nottingham Snakebite! As always it's due to be a big one, with a great weekend of team racing lined up and some massive socials, including Ocean on Friday night.

"With four flights of boats this year, there will be space for 24 teams. It's first come, first served, so get your entries in! The entry fee will be £290 before the 25th December at which point entry will rise to £300. Social tickets can be purchased at registration on Friday night and will cost £17 per person.

"If you have any questions feel free to contact us.

"We look forward to seeing you there!"

Please see: NoR and Entry Form

Follow the Facebook event page.

Nottingham
Will James, Vice Commodore & Organiser
eaywj1@nottingham.ac.uk
Team Racing
10 February 2018 - 11 February 2018
The Oxford Top Gun Invitational Trophy
Oxford Sailing Club Cumnor Rd, Oxford, OX2 9NS

Top Gun is an annual event hosted by Oxford University Yacht Club involving an intensive 2 days, where the top 8 university teams battle it out on Farmoor Reservoir.

Entry is by invitation only. Any enquiries, please contact Lauren Davis.


Oxford
Lauren Davis, Fixtures Secretary
fixtures@ouyc.co.uk
Team Racing
17 February 2018 - 18 February 2018
Imperial Icicle
Wembley Sailing Club (Welsh Harp Reservoir) Birchen Grove London NW9 8SA

Imperial College Sailing Club hosts the Imperial Icicle at Wembley Sailing Club.

"With three flights and eighteen teams, the Imperial Icicle will be back in 2018 to follow up the inaugural event from last year!

"There will be two full days of racing sandwiched by a classic Saturday social, cheesy music and (rare) cheap drinks in London.

"Any teams arriving on the Friday are welcome to join us for a boozy welcome social in our Union to experience life as we know it in the Imperial nightclub, METRIC!!!

"The social tickets will include lunch plus entry for both the Friday and Saturday socials.

"For teams entering, the fee for one team will be £250, a second team will be £200 and any subsequent teams will be £150. The deadline for entry is 17/01/18; see the NoR for further details.

"Hope to see you there, and for any enquiries please contact us at Imperial College SC"

Imperial
Krystal Law
sailing@imperial.ac.uk
Team Racing
17 February 2018 - 18 March 2018
Reserve Weekend (BUCS Team Racing Qualifiers)

Deatails and venue to be confirmed.

BUSA
Jess Beecher
BUSA@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Team Racing
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