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Welcome to South Windermere Sailing Club

Welcome to South Windermere Sailing Club. Our family friendly club has been on the shore of Lake Windermere for over 50 years. We have a fantastic new club house opening this year which can be found at Fell Foot Park on the southern tip of the lake.

Our aim is to provide a friendly club that encourages bothadults and juniors to have fun on the water.

SWSC is an RYA affiliated club that runs an extensive sailing program to suit all ages and abilities. Junior sailing and fun sails take place on Saturday mornings, with relaxed racing on Saturday afternoons. The club organises training sessions for all ages and abilities. A full race program operates on Sundays; this includes handicap racing, fleet racing, a number of long distance races and Pursuit Races. During the summer the club organises two separate weeks of sailing; Family week and Regatta Week. Regular sailors are able to store their boats within a dinghy park, enabling easy launching and the use of two wooden jetties.

The Sailing program is complemented by a number of social events that take place in our outstanding setting.

Latest news

South Windermere Sailing Club celebrates successful season with awards

South Windermere Sailing Club celebrates successful season with awards South Windermere Sailing Club awarded 48 trophies to adult and junior members of the club at its annual dinner and prize giving, 27 October at the Newby Bridge Hotel. Mark Fernley scooped 11 trophies to lead the tally, while Past Commodore James Downes and Jack Thompson both collected 6. Click the link for the rest of the article

Published 10:25am on 3 Nov 2018

Annual dinner and prize giving

Congratulations to all our 2018 trophy winners, including this unable to make the annual dinner on the 21st October. It was a wonderful evening celebrate achievements and our great friendly club!

Published 8:11pm on 30 Oct 2018

Frost Bite series

Frostbite now running each weekend. One race each Sunday, 12:00 start. Final race Sunday 2 nd December followed by prize giving, mulled wine and mince pies!

Published 7:14pm on 11 Oct 2018

SWSC AGM Meeting and race Saturday 13th October 2018

AGM Race open to all members 1:30 pm start. Jacobs Join at 6:00 pm –bring some food to share and your own drinks. The AGM will start at 7:00 pm, agenda will be posted on the 22nd September.

Published 10:13am on 22 Sep 2018

Upcoming events

Nov 18

Frostbite race 7

Nov 25

Frostbite race 8

Dec 2

Frostbite race 9

Dec 2

Mulled wine and mince pies

Dec 8

Working party

Mar 16

Working party

Mar 23

Spring series 1

Mar 24

Duty 24th March » Spring series 2

Mar 24

Duty 24th March » Spring series 3

Mar 30

Duty 30/3/19 » Messing about in boats/fun sai…

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