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Southampton women and Plymouth men are team champions at BUCS Fleets 2014

Posted by: BUSA|Nov 7, 2014, 3:59 AM

Isabel Fitzgerald & Kirstie Urwin (Slow Handicap), Hugh Ward & Calum Healey (Fast Handicap), Matthew Wallis & Jack Muldoon (Firefly) and Martin Evans (Laser) are crowned Champions 2014 in their respective fleets at the BUCS Fleet Championships 2014…

Teams Wales, Scotland and England head for Student Yachting World Cup

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 14, 2014, 7:47 PM

The Student Yachting World Cup (SYWoC) is back in La Rochelle for 2014. Three British teams – representing Wales

Entry Information available for the BUCS Team Racing Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 10, 2014, 5:34 AM

The dates, venues, pre event information and the Notice of Race are now published. Entries will go live on BUCScore next week. Event info

Strathclyde’s Hoole & Co win the Scottish Student Match Racing Championship 2014

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 7, 2014, 2:14 PM

The Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club (RNCYC) and Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) again joined forces for their annual match racing competition, held in the RNCYC’s Sonars at Rhu on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th October. This event was the 2014 Match…

Ceilidh Cup 2014 gets underway at Royal Northern & Clyde YC

Posted by: BUSA|Oct 4, 2014, 11:54 AM

The Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club (RNCYC) and Scottish Student Sailing (SSS) again join forces for their annual match racing competition, held in RNCYC’s Sonars at Rhu on 4th & 5th October. This event combines a match racing event for Scottish…

GBR Selection now open for 2015 ISAF Team Racing Worlds

Posted by: BUSA|Sep 26, 2014, 10:48 AM

The chance to represent the British Sailing Team Racing Team at the 2015 ISAF Team Racing World Championships is now open after the confirmation of trial dates for selection. The British Team enjoyed great success at the 2011 Championships in Schull,…

British Keelboat Academy 2015 applications now open

Posted by: BUSA|Sep 26, 2014, 10:45 AM

Want to break into the world of professional yacht racing? The British Keelboat Academy could be the foot in to the door you need. Applications are now open for the next wave of young British keelboat sailing stars to get involved. Managed and…

Entries now open for the BUCS Fleet Racing Championships 2014!

Posted by: BUSA|Sep 23, 2014, 9:06 AM

Come and join in the fun at the first BUCS sailing championships of the season! There are lots of valuable BUCS points available at this event, with points for the top 4 from each fleet and for the Men’s and Women’s Team Championships! Date: 1st-2nd…

RYA to hold ‘Introduction to Team Racing’ training weekend

Posted by: BUSA|Jul 11, 2014, 9:35 AM

If you are a current member of the RYA Youth Racing programme, have just left and are wondering what to do next or are wishing to get involved in university sailing in the near future, then the RYA has the perfect weekend for you.…

British Ladies bring home the Gold at the FISU Women’s World University Match Racing Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Jul 9, 2014, 6:11 AM

Team Vose, Nagel, Prime and Peters dominated the match racing at Lake Ledro last week to win the FISU (International University Sports Federation) Women’s Match Racing Worlds, bringing home a women’s gold medal for the first time. The Open teams of…

Great Britain head to Ledro to battle for the FISU World University Match Racing Championship titles

Posted by: BUSA|Jun 26, 2014, 11:06 AM

Three British teams will battle it out for event honours when the FISU (International University Sports Federation) World University Match Racing Championships (FISU Worlds) get underway next week on the Lago di Ledro, Italy (29th June – 5th July).…

Southampton keeps Plymouth and Southampton Solent at bay at British Universities’ Yachting Championship 2014

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 23, 2014, 1:12 PM

Over 180 student sailors, in 23 teams, from 15 British Universities – Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Durham, Exeter, Glasgow, Imperial, Loughborough, Newcastle, Oxford, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Southampton, Southampton Solent and Strathclyde – boarded…

Cambridge Blue victors at 60th British University Team Racing Championships

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 11, 2014, 11:16 AM

The culmination of a year of training and competition, through qualifiers, Scottish Leagues and Playoffs (involving 500 sailors in teams from 36 universities), 168 of the elite of British university team racers came to Strathclyde Loch, hosted by the…

It’s happening….TR Finals at Strath!

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 5, 2014, 4:08 PM

The elite of British university team racers, 128 sailors, arrive at Strathclyde Loch, 28 teams representing 21 universities. today to compete in the British Universities and Colleges Sport Team Racing Championship Finals. Organised by the British…

Southampton Solent’s Bendon, van Dyke and Tiernan convince at BUCS Match Racing Championship

Posted by: BUSA|Apr 3, 2014, 7:38 AM

The annual round of British student sailing championships – team, match and yacht racing – started last weekend with the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Match Racing Championships 2014, organised by British Universities’ Sailing…

The Excalibur, the Duck and the Big Lash, all in one weekend!

Posted by: BUSA|Mar 16, 2014, 10:48 AM

The weekend of 8 and 9 March was big for university team racing. Fifty-eight teams competed at three of the most prestigious team racing events of the calendar: Manchester & Liverpool’s Big Lash at West Kirby SC, Exeter’s Excalibur on Roadford Lake…

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