Welcome to Milton Keynes Sailing Club
Welcome to Milton Keynes Sailing Club, formed in 1978 with the primary objective of promoting the sport of sailing in Milton Keynes. The club has a friendly and informal atmosphere, and visitors are always welcome to call into the club if they want see the facilities or need information regarding sailing membership. The club is affiliated to the RYA, and is an accredited training centre. RYA Level 1 and 2 courses in are run in both the spring and summer. You can sail throughout the year, however the canoe club and rowing clubs have a couple of exclusive evening sessions during the week and early sessions at the weekend. Racing takes place all day on Sundays throughout the year and on Wednesday evenings, light permitting. The club has its own Safety and Committee boats that are manned by RYA qualified Coxswains during all formal club water based activities. The club also has a number of single-handed and two-man dinghies available for use by club members, providing they can sail to the required RYA Level 2 standard.
MKSC 'Le Mans' style overnight race
Saturday 18 June
We are running a 'Le Mans' style overnight race on on Saturday 18 Jun 2016. 07.00 pm - 07.00 am. What does that mean? Well team racing through the night! First we need four or five teams. Each team will nominate a boat (Laser, Tasar, or club Omega/Wayfarer, collect suitable team members and the team is good to go. We will provide night sticks (green and red and a white light for your rudder!).
Racing for two hour sessions we will have a series of individual team results, as well as overall team winner of the night.
Interested teams/members should in the first email me so we can see who want to take part and set up a team board.
Youth squad dates
Please note we have changed our sailing slots this year. There is more shared time now.
Non free sessions are for the exclusive use of that club - so please do not take other club’s times Sailing craft to use leeward sides of pontoons - Oared craft to use windward sides during shared sessions