The bi-annual transatlantic ICSA-BUSA Tour alternates between the USA and the UK, in which the US Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) and the British Universities’ Sailing Association (BUSA) compete across the sailing disciplines.

This year it took place in the USA. The British team, nine of the top British University sailors, was carefully selected through a rigorous process and by an independent panel in March. The team comprised: Emily Nagel (Southampton; BUSA Ladies’ Captain 2014-16), Connor Miller (Loughborough, BUSA Men’s Captain 2014-15), Cam Douglas (Bristol), Ben Gratton (Oxford), Tim Gratton (Cambridge, BUSA Men’s Captain 2015-16), Arthur Henderson (Cambridge), Charlie Makepeace (Bristol), Mike Matthews (Loughborough) and Sophie Shepherd (Nottingham).

See Emily Nagel’s full report, with photos.

Upcoming Events
BUCS Yachting Championship

Organized by BUSA
25 to 29 March 2018

BUCS Team Racing Championship Finals

Organized by BUSA
2 to 4 April 2018

BUCS Match Racing Championship

Organized by BUSA
6 to 9 April 2018

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Could you help make student sailing better and better by serving on the BUSA Committee? Think fast and offer to join BUSA Committee 2018-19. See the roles for election at the AGM and the Guidance and ...

19 March

The RYA will be running an Introduction to Umpiring Course at Notts County Sailing Club on the 24th/25th March. There are still places available and it would be great opportunity for anyone who wants ...

15 March

Team Racing Champs – Finals Entries. The teams entered at the closing date are posted: http://busa.co.uk/application/files/7515/2140/9794/17TRchamps_Finals_Entries_asat180318.pdf . Captains should c...

18 March

Yachting Champs: Entries at final confirmation date (NoR para 3.4). See: http://busa.co.uk/application/files/3115/2138/4977/19Yachting_EntriesList_asat170318_3.pdf as posted on Championship page: htt...

18 March

Dear Team Race lovers, The Wilson Trophy has a new fb page which will feature build up to the event and lots of live content during, so it will be the page to follow to be bang up to date with all thi...

18 March