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Summer's coming, ever thought of sailing a dinghy for outside fun and exercise?

Come and meet us and have a look at our club on Sundays from 12 noon to about 4pm

  • Dinghy sailors from complete beginners to competent sailors are welcome
  • Our aim is to promote 'Affordable Sailing', fresh air, exercise, personal development and value for the membership fee
  • The club is situated close to the M4 south of Reading

 

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 What's on & Diary Dates

 

Leisure sailing on Sundays from 11am 

First Race starts around 12pm then another couple of races after lunch.

If you don't want to race just come and sail around.

Saturday Racing Trial

First race of the month in July, August and Sept.


Current Race Series:

Early Summer Series
6th June to 9th July


Next Race Series:

Summer Series
16th July to 20th Aug

The Summer Party 8th July from15:30. Fun and games on and off the water. See calendar for details.

Wednesday evening improvers. These  have started. If enough members are interested we can race or just have a relaxing sail around the lake if not. Even if members don't want to sail a few spare pairs of hand will help man the safety boat or help rig dinghies.

Longest Day Race The Longest Day race will take place  on Sunday 25th June. The race will be a relay race lasting about 5 hours in which the crew in a particular boat will change over several times. We aim to start the race around 11AM. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Training Programme

The Island Sailing Club, Reading is affiliated to the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and is one of the RYA Recognised Training Establishments. It is inspected by the RYA every year when training and safety standards are thoroughly checked.

The club usually runs two RYA Dinghy Level One courses each year for club members who are complete beginners to dinghy sailing.

The club also runs Dinghy Level Two courses for our members. Other courses that are offered for our members are Safety Boat and Powerboat handling and in assisting sailors in difficulty.

Click training here for full program.