Lead RIB Safety Helm – Paula McKenna My role here at BSC is great – as freelance outdoor instructor, I believe I have the best job in the world! I applied for this post back in February 2018, after having a full season at the Club the year before assisting the training arm with safety. I started powerboating at a young age and have held my RYA Powerboat Level 2 for almost
Published 16:37 on 9 Jun 2018
A glorious sunny day greeted the sailors arriving at Budworth Mere last Sunday, with a light westerly wind hopes rose that a thermal wind would arrive. But by the time the race briefing by PRO Russell Cormack was completed it seemed that was not going to happen, with the wind unable to decide between southwest or northwest. As one visitor commented, "well, we always expect shifty winds at Budworth!" However the first race
Published 16:29 on 9 Jun 2018
Calling all GP14 sailors! The Budworth GP14 Open meeting will take place on Sunday the 3rd June, with the first race at 11am. Part of the Northern Bell series, this event is usually well attended, and we look forward to welcoming our friends for another great days sailing! The Notice of Race and Entry form can be found here:
Published 14:58 on 26 May 2018
This coming Bank Holiday Monday 28th May sees the annual Random Pairs Team Racing event. Open to all Club members whatever your skill level, this event is specially designed to introduce sailors to the fun and experience of team racing. The event is sailed in the Club Fireflies. For each race, entrants are paired up differently and assigned specific boats for each very short race, lasting around 10 minutes (including the pre-start sequence!). Each
Published 18:01 on 20 May 2018
The Committee give Notice of a Special General Meeting to be held on Thursday 17th May 2018 at 7:00pm in the Clubhouse to propose rule changes due to the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
Published 10:32 on 14 May 2018
We invite all Raceboard sailors to join us for our Open Event on 12th May 2018.
4 races, weather permitting, with one discard. first race 11:00.
Lunches available for a modest charge, usually after the 2nd or 3rd race, with veggie options available.
Published 13:03 on 8 May 2018
Budworth Sailing Club is holding an Open Day on Saturday May 5th 2018 - If you are interested in sailing this is a great chance to come and visit the club to find out more. If you have never sailed before it might be just the right time to see what we offer - and that includes training for all skill levels. If you are a sailor already, come and visit
Published 17:10 on 4 May 2018
Budworth invites junior and youth sailors in the NW to our annual NWJTT Open Meeting. The club gates will be open from 9am Registration from 10am Briefing at 10:30am First race at 11:00am Entry - £12 on the day, £10 for those pre-registered on the NWJTT's website Results now available on the results page
Published 19:20 on 26 Apr 2018
Join us at 10am on Sunday, 22nd April for the official opening of our new Jetties by Geoff Magritt from the RYA with representation from our key sponsor, Sport England and Manchester Airport
Published 13:37 on 21 Apr 2018
For the 2018 season, every Rib driver will need to demonstrate their competence on the water, and the intention is that each driver will be assessed and signed off. The first two dates for the assessments are Saturday March 17th and 24th
Published 09:37 on 2 Mar 2018