Come and meet us and have a look at our club
We are around on Sundays from about 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
- Find us on Google Maps on and on
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.
Current Race Series:
Frostbite Series (21 races)
8th January to 26th March
Next Race Series:
Spring Series (21 races)
26th March to 21st May
Brass Monkey. At last, after waiting 5 weeks for suitable weather we ran the Brass Monkey on 5th Feb. James was first across the line in a Laser but John B won on handicap in his Graduate.
AGM Please note that the AGM has been moved to Sunday 19th March after lunch, so about 2.00 pm
Laser Day We are planning a Laser Day on 2nd April when we hope for a maximum turnout of club and member-owned Lasers.
Annual Open Day The Open Day has been set for Saturday 22nd April when we hope to attract new members. We will be asking for members' help in a while to make this day a success.
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.