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Located in Cheshire, Budworth Sailing Club is one of the most popular clubs in North West England.

  • Competitive Fleet Racing on Sundays
  • Handicap/Fleet Racing Saturdays & Wednesdays
  • RaceBoard Open on Tueday evenings
  • Open Events & Series
  • Modern Clubhouse
  • Youth Sailing

We sail on Budworth Mere, one of the most attractive inland waters in Cheshire. Located near Northwich , we are close to the motorway network and very easily accessed from Warrington, South Manchester and Knutsford as well as other parts of the North West.

Firefly Team Racing

Firefly Team Racing

Our 6 firefly boats were out on the water last weekend, with Andy Brown organising the Newcastle University team practice.

The weekend and was supported by Pete Lullam Robinson as coach. The boats worked great and they seemed to be much appreciated by the sailors.

Saturday’s conditions highlighted the strengths of the Firefly – providing excellent manoeuvrability and speed in naff all wind! [read more...]

Commodore's Notes 13th November

Commodore’s Notes 13th November

This is my last “Commodore’s Notes” as Commodore of Budworth Sailing Club!
So in addition to the usual items, I would like to bring to your attention the following:
The AGM and SUBSCRIPTION RENEWAL
The Club History Records
Thanks and Appreciations
Quotes? The Secrets of my sources REVEALED!

At the AGM the membership voted for the increase in Subscription fees as listed on the Agenda for the AGM. However you do have until 1st December to renew your subscription at the ‘old rate’, ie 2014 prices.
So RENEW NOW, and you will effectively receive a discount!!!! [read more...]

Junior End of Season 22nd November

Junior End of Season 22nd November

Please come and join us for end of year Junior event on 22nd November from 15:00hrs to 18:30hrs.   For further details contact Eric Paalman [read more…]

Other Stories

About Us

  • Firefly Team Racing
    Firefly Team Racing

    Our 6 firefly boats were out on the water last weekend, with Andy Brown organising the Newcastle University team practice.

    The weekend and was supported by Pete Lullam Robinson as coach. The boats worked great and they seemed to be much appreciated by the sailors.

    Saturday’s conditions highlighted the strengths of the Firefly – providing excellent manoeuvrability and speed in naff all wind! [read more...]

News

  • Alex Cotton's Hair
    Alex Cotton’s Hair

    Many of you will know Alex Cotton (the galley guy With The Hair). He has finally agreed to make his mother happy and get it cut, but only if money exchanges hands! So he is planning to shave it off to raise money for Cancer Research UK, on the grounds that although he is losing his losing his hair voluntarily, he empathises with those who have no choice in the matter. Also our family, like some many others, have been touched by cancer and he’d like to see the back of it!

    He is hoping to raise £500 and will give ringside seats to the 10 highest bidders! He has set up a Just Giving page so [read more...]

Visitors

  • Budworth Autumn Open Series - Update
    Budworth Autumn Open Series – Update

    This Open series runs on Sundays until 14th December. Visitors, are very welcome to join us if you sail one of the Budworth adopted classes. There will be 3 races each day, series low-point scoring.

    After the first two weeks, congratulations go to the Solo fleet, with a strong showing and good fleet racing on both weeks so far!

    Visitor fees: First visit – free, subsequently £10/day or £40 for the whole series. Visitors may leave their boat at the club during the series, but are asked to remove their road trailer for security reasons. There is a galley serving hot drinks and food. Do come and join us, you will be most welcome!