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Welcome to Brancaster Staithe Sailing Club

We are a friendly, family sailing club, located on the beautiful North Norfolk coast.

We enjoy a stunning sailing area, a lively clubhouse that serves great food, and a great environment to learn to sail - especially for juniors.

Please browse the site to learn more, and do get in contact if you would like to visit or are interested in joining, and click here to see what's happening in the Clubhouse  See you on the water!

Sunday
Feb112018

BOAT PARKS

The Boat Parks will be open from 1st March to 31st October

Please obtain your sticker from the Clubhouse and park your boat in the correct place.

The plan of the parks is on the noticeboard outside the Clubhouse.

Please note the North Park has changed. Row I has been moved so boats are allocated on both sides.

Cars can now park up to the first row of posts and rope.

Tuesday
Feb062018

Powerboat Courses @ BSSC

Dear Members,
 
Powerboat Tuition
 
We have now finalised the dates for Powerboat tuition this year and we are delighted to be able to offer the following courses. Hopefully there is something for everyone but please contact us to discuss your individual requirements. 
 
RYA Powerboat Level 2
 
Content: Basic boat handling, launching and recovery of craft, picking up a mooring, coming alongside, anchoring, driving at planing speed, man overboard. Theory of tides, weather, collision regulations, buoyage and introduction to navigation.
 
Duration: 2 Days
 
Pre Course Ability: None
 
Ability after course: Self sufficient small powerboat driver.
Students will be issued with an RYA Powerboat Level 2 Certificate upon successful completion of the course. They will also be eligible to apply for an International Certificate of Competence (ICC).
Powerboat Level 2 is also a pre-requisite to complete an RYA Dinghy Instructor Course.
Students under 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate (subject to successful completion) but will not be eligible to apply for the ICC.
 
Price: Members: £300
Non Members: £330
Bookings of 3 people are eligible for 10% discount.
 
Minimum Age: 12. Students under 16, must be accompanied by a parent / guardian. 
 
Dates: March: 24-25
April: 2-4, 5-6, 7-8, 21-22 (please note 2-4 is a 3 day course due to tide times)
May: 5-6, 19-20
June: 2-3, 16-17, 30-1 July
July: 7-8, 21-22, 30-31
August: 18-19
Sept: 1-2, 29-30
October: 13-14
 
Private Powerboat Tuition (2 Hours)
 
Content: This is private tuition and can be tailored to you and can be run in your own boat. Please note that you must ensure you have valid insurance cover to have tuition carried out in your own craft. 
This is not an RYA course and is therefore not certificated. 
 
Duration: 2 Hours
 
Pre Course Ability: None
 
Price: Members: £175 (£90 in own boat)
Non Members: £190 (£100 in own boat) 
The above price is for up to 3 people.
 
Dates: Not scheduled. Please contact us to discuss further.

     All bookings / enquiries should be made via Nick Williams bssccourses@gmail.com 
 
Please note that full payment is required to secure your place and a booking is not made until we send confirmation in writing.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Tuesday
Oct312017

Sharpie dates 2018 for your diary:  

19 & 20 May - Overy Staithe Sharpie Open

 

2 & 3 June - Wells Sharpie Open

 

16,17 & 18 June - British Championship at  Brancaster (note: Saturday, Sunday & Monday)

 

21 & 22 July - Lester Southerland at Brancaster

 

5 – 10  August - European Championship, Blankenese, Germany

 

29 & 30 September - Les dye, Brancaster

Thursday
Aug172017

KEY DATES FOR NEXT YEARS DIARY 2018


Sail Training : Sunday 5th August to Friday 10th August

Sailing Week : Monday 20th August to Friday 24th Augu

Sunday
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