Learn to Sail

  • 'Early Wormers' - after party

    ‘Early Wormers’ – after party

    A good fleet ventured out on a quiet sea last Sunday morning for rounds 3 and 4 of the series. A very good response following the festivities that followed the Clubs collaboration with the De La Warr Pavilion’s event the previous evening (see next article). All fleets were represented …Assymetric, RS 400 sailors Dusty Miller …More »

  • RYA Level 3 success

    RYA Level 3 success

    Although it was not possible to race on Sunday, members were able to complete the Royal Yacht Association Level 3 course on Saturday. Some of the training was “virtual” but with experienced sailors on hand to guide very effective. It takes style and technique to capsize on the beach, but John and Steve did their …More »

  • Get Sailing Group - Novices and the Nervous! New this Season

    Get Sailing Group – Novices and the Nervous! New this Season

    The Get Sailing Group is a new feature in this year’s programme. It’s an idea to help build confidence and skills for anyone who is wary of joining in the racing. Anyone who doesn’t want to race can join in. This is how it works: Organise a Club boat – or use your own boat. …More »

  • Race Running Course Laying

    Race Running Course Laying

    Good races mean good sailing. Better courses mean better sailing. Ever had a bad start? Ever been frustrated by biased beats? Ever struggled with bad downwind legs? Ever panicked in the box? Come and learn more about running the race and laying the course. Get the long and the short of it all from Richard …More »

  • RYA Push the Boat Out Free Taster Sails at Bexhill Sailing Club 2017

    RYA Push the Boat Out Free Taster Sails at Bexhill Sailing Club 2017

    Bexhill Sailing Club is offering the opportunity to anyone who has little or no experience of sailing dinghies but wants to get out onto the water to see if learning to sail is for them. The session is being held on Saturday, 13th May from 12 noon onwards. There is no charge for the session. …More »

  • Improve your sailing skills! Blow away the winter blues!

    Improve your sailing skills! Blow away the winter blues!

    RYA LEVEL 3 IMPROVERS Bookings are now open for the Level 3 Improvers course. It runs over two full days, Saturday 29th April and Saturday 13th May, starting at 0900. Aimed mainly at our successful Level 1/2 sailors from last year, this course is also open to all members who feel the need to improve, …More »

  • Cadets 2017

    Cadets 2017

    2016 AGM Cadet Report CADETS at BSC 2017 Cadets meet on most Thursday evenings plus some weekend sessions from April until mid-September, from 6 til 9pm. Our registration evening this year is Thursday March 30th 6-8pm when we’ll give you all the information you need to join in. A parent guardian needs to come along …More »

  • Join Bexhill Sailing Club

    Join Bexhill Sailing Club

    Bexhill Sailing Club has been established since 1947 but is very much a modern, inclusive and forward looking sailing club, located on the East Sussex Coast between Eastbourne and Hastings. A full programme of racing and other events begins in March and extends to December. There are races every weekend (Saturdays and Sundays) and also …More »

  • Power boat courses - information sheet

    Power boat courses – information sheet

    All courses will start promptly at 09.00 as we have to carry out both onshore theory and practical boat handling skills at sea. I anticipate that we will finish at approximately 17.00. Some of the theory will be on the beach around the boats so ensure you have wet weather gear if there is a …More »

  • Powerboat Level 1 - Training (12th August 2017)

    Powerboat Level 1 – Training (12th August 2017)

    This course is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment. It takes place on the Saturday after sea week (12th August 2017) Information for all powerboat training Assumed Knowledge – None Course Duration – 1 Day Minimum Age …More »