Shoreham Sailing Club is located simply over the coast from Brighton and only an hour or so from London. We can be found on Shoreham Beach, regarding western bank of this River Adur with ships established and restored from our slipway into the harbour – that is a good stretch of liquid to master and train on. For the well informed sailors we have ‘Real Sea Sailing’ however with sheltered starting – ideal!
We operate a race programme from March to November (climate permitting) with competitive racing for an array of dinghies, including fleets of Lasers, Merlin Rockets, Wayfarers, Phantoms, and general handicap and Catamaran fleets. Class and handicap race is held in a choice of the river/harbour, or higher frequently out to ocean. There is certainly Sunday morning racing throughout the period and Wednesday night racing during summertime.
We run regular Family and Improver days that are an excellent opportunity to have the entire household from the water. If you're looking to learn how to sail we recomend you obtain touching the Adur Sailing Club who share our facilities.
The club has actually a significant grassed boat playground in which members have the ability to shop their boats throughout the year. The clubhouse provides switching spaces and showers. On battle days the galley offering light lunches and treats, a bar and a large purpose area are available. Additional personal activities tend to be organised throughout the year.
We encourage all our members to take part in the running of club in a variety of functions according to experience and education. This includes protective ship staff, race officer, work parties and assisting during open meeting vacations. We provide basic instruction for people in using the club support ships, radios and exactly how to be a race officer.