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

Start Date: 2024-03-03 | End Date: 2025-12-31 |
Date
Event
Organiser
Category
9 March 2024 - 10 March 2024
RYA National Match Racing Series: Qualifier 2
Burham on Crouch

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
16 March 2024 - 17 March 2024
RYA Women’s Team Racing National Championships incorporating the BUSA Women’s Team Racing National Championships
Spinnaker Sailing Club Ringwood BH24 3LY United Kingdom

All details can be found here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Team Racing
16 March 2024 - 17 March 2024
Exeter Excalibur
Roadford Lake Sailing Club Plymouth PL16 0JL United Kingdom

Join Exeter University Sailing Club for a weekend of competitive racing amongst the top university and alumni teams – along with 2nights of epic socials at some of Exeter’s most iconic establishments. As one of the last events of the team racing season, this is the perfect opportunity to prepare your teams for the BUCS Finals in Easter.

For more info, contact

Gabby Clifton at (link here)

Exeter
Gabby Clifton
gmc217@exeter.ac.uk
Team Racing
16 March 2024 - 17 March 2024
The London Six Pack
King George Sailing Club London E4 7PX United Kingdom


The London Six Pack

After its successes last year, on 16th-17th March 2024 UCL Sailing invites you to join us for our second ever London Six Pack, formerly hosted by University of London! We look forward to seeing you all for two great days of team racing at our new sailing venue, King George V Sailing Club, coupled with two nights of mega socials (and curry) in central London! Let's finish the team racing season with an unforgettable event - we look forward to seeing you soon!

For any questions/details please contact Cara Bland (see contact details below).

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions

Entry form: Link here


London
Cara Bland (UCL Sailing Vice Commodore)
cara.bland.21@ucl.ac.uk
Team Racing
16 March 2024 - 17 March 2024
UEA Unicorn
Norfolk Broads Yacht Club The Avenue Norwich NR12 8TS United Kingdom


The UEA Unicorn will be taking place 16th & 17th March 2024 at Norfolk Broads Yacht Club in Wroxham! Known for its beautiful conditions and brutal shifts it’s an ideal sailing location for everyone.

The weekend will include competitive racing as well as an incredible night out in the infamous LCR.

Entry fee is £200 (£150 for second teams)

Contact uea.sailing@uea.ac.uk with any questions

Entry form: Link here

Notice of Race: Link here

UEA
Chloe Harding
uea.sailing@uea.ac.uk
Team Racing
23 March 2024 - 24 March 2024
Plymouth Match Racing
Royal Weston Yacht Club Queens Anne Battery Plymouth PL4 0TW United Kingdom

'The University of Plymouth Yacht Club is again holding our annual keelboat match racing event from the Royal Western Yacht club of England. The event will be held on Plymouth sound and raced in our own two J/80 keelboats, we are open to competitors from any university sailing or yacht club so please contact the Vice Commodore racing at vcracing@upyc.co.uk for more information.'

Notice of Race

Amendment to NOR #1

Plymouth
Nick Matthews
vcracing@upyc.co.uk
Match Racing
23 March 2024 - 24 March 2024
The Lash
West Kirby Sailing Club Sandy Lane West Kirby CH48 3HZ United Kingdom



University of Liverpool and the University of Manchester can’t wait to welcome you back to the Theatre of Dreams for the Lash 2024, one of the biggest and best events in the country. Promises to be another weekend of undefeatable socials and unforgettable Team Racing. Any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch!

Official Noticeboard-NOR and Entry Form


Contact:
Sarah Gomm, unioflivsailing@gmail.com
University of Liverpool
Instagram: @UniOfLivSailing

Oscar Robertson
sailing@manchester.ac.uk
University of Manchester
Instagram: @uomsailing

Liverpool and Manchester
Sarah Gomm & Oscar Robertson
unioflivsailing@gmail.com
sailing@manchester.ac.uk
Team Racing
23 March 2024 - 24 March 2024
UKTRA

Details to follow

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Other
2 April 2024 - 4 April 2024
BUSA Team Racing Finals
Grafham Water Sailing Club Perry Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE28 0BU United Kingdom


CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

2nd-4th April 2024; Grafham Water Sailing Club hosted by Cambridge University

BUSA
Ollie Evans
team-racing@busa.co.uk
Team Racing
20 April 2024 - 21 April 2024
RYA National Match Racing Series: Qualifier 3
Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy Osprey Quay Portland DT5 1SA United Kingdom

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Match Racing
3 May 2024 - 5 May 2024
75th Anniversary Wilson Trophy
West Kirby Sailing Club Sandy Lane West Kirby CH48 3HZ United Kingdom

75th Anniversary Wilson Trophy

Three full days of team racing across the early May Bank Holiday weekend to celebrate the event’s 75th Anniversary. Notice of Race to follow:- https://wilsontrophy.co.uk/

Other
The Wilson Trophy Secretary
office@wksc.org.uk
Team Racing
8 June 2024 - 9 June 2024
The Old Joe 2024
South Staffordshire Sailing Club Gailey Lower Pool Penkridge, Staffordshire ST19 5PT United Kingdom

The Old Joe is back!

We can’t wait to host our summer event from 7th - 9th June 2024.

With warm weather racing on the Saturday and Sunday accompanied by socials on Friday and Saturday evenings, this is a great weekend to celebrate the end of the uni year.

Up to 18 teams will be competing at South Staffordshire Sailing Club and camping on the Saturday night.

We look forward to seeing you then!

Notice of Race

Entry Form

Birmingham
Hannah Richards & Matthew Kerruish
hxr258@student.bham.ac.uk
mxk323@student.bham.ac.uk
Team Racing
29 June 2024 - 30 June 2024
Harken Youth Championships* (G3) (includes U19 Trophy) WPNSA
Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy Osprey Quay Portland DT5 1SA United Kingdom

Entry and NOR Click here (date entries open TBC)

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Other
20 July 2024 - 21 July 2024
RYA National Match Racing Qualifier 4
Burnham on Crouch

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events embedded in it.Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
27 July 2024 - 2 August 2024
Firefly 2024 National Championships
Restronguet Sailing Club Mylor Yacht Harbour Falmouth TR11 5UF United Kingdom



Firefly National Championships

27th July to 2nd August 2024

Restronguet Sailing Club

A full week of racing and socials included in the entry fee. Substantial discount for students. Notice of Race to follow:- https://fireflyclass.co.uk/

Contact details:- Jim Bramley, National Firefly Association: jim@jimbramley.co.uk

Other
Jim Bramley
jim@jimbramley.co.uk
Fleet Racing
14 September 2024 - 15 September 2024
Marlow Ropes Women’s Championships (G3), WPNSA
Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy Osprey Quay Portland DT5 1SA United Kingdom

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events embedded in it.Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Match Racing
28 September 2024 - 29 September 2024
RYA National Match Racing Qualifier 5
Queen Mary Sailing Club Queen Mary Reservoir Ashford, Middlesex TW15 1UA United Kingdom

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events embedded in it. Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Match Racing
5 October 2024 - 6 October 2024
RYA National Match Racing Qualifier 6 (Ceilidh Cup).
Helensburgh Sailing Club

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events embedded in it.Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380 604 167
Match Racing
18 October 2024 - 20 October 2024
RYA National Match Racing Championship Grand Finals (G3) QMSC INVITATION ONLY
Queen Mary Sailing Club Queen Mary Reservoir Ashford, Middlesex TW15 1UA United Kingdom

NOR now available with entry links for the first 4 events embedded in it.Click here

Royal Yachting Association
Jessica Beecher
keelboatracing@rya.org.uk
02380604167
Match Racing
3 May 2025 - 4 May 2025
Wilson Trophy
West Kirby Sailing Club Sandy Lane West Kirby CH48 3HZ United Kingdom

The Wilson Trophy

3rd – 4th May 2025

West Kirby Sailing Club

Annual international open team racing weekend run using the Swiss league format. Notice of Race to follow:- https://wilsontrophy.co.uk/

Other
The Wilson Trophy Secretary
office@wksc.org.uk
Team Racing
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