We were delighted to welcome 40 boats to compete in our Optimst Open this year. The wind was in an unusual direction for the lake but it produced some close racing with the lead boats changing places through out the racing. The shifty gusts produced thrills for those who caught them and spills for those who were taken unaware.....But all in all the sailors took the conditions as they found them and got
Published 05:35 on 1 May 2017
I am delighted to tell you that the Clubhouse Development Project is close to starting the main build phase with the contractors scheduled to start on site on the 30 th January. During this time some of the Male Changing facilities will be out of action and areas of the site will be cordoned off including the main entrance you will be used to entering by. With immediate effect, access to
Published 11:14 on 25 Nov 2016
The Spring Work Party is scheduled for 18th February. There are plenty of jobs to go around, so don't be shy - sign up now Sign up is via the duty system, so please let us know you're coming, so we can feed you! Details of the tasks we are hoping to complete will be posted soon
Published 13:23 on 12 Oct 2016
The winter series starts in November. As in previous years, in order to qualify for a result in this series you must also do a duty and these are now open for volunteering. You can still do a duty - even if you are not competing in the series The series finishes with a Christmas Lunch for all those who've taken part, followed by the prize giving.
Published 13:15 on 12 Oct 2016
We welcomed 5 travelling boats to our Laser Vago Open Meeting Pictures from the event can be seen in the gallery by clicking here We look forward to seeing the Vago's again next year, hopefully there will be more water then....
Published 15:53 on 3 Oct 2016
On Saturday 8th October we welcome back the Classic and Vintage Dinghies to our Open Meeting. For details of the Sailing Event please contact Tim Bury on Tim.Bury@taltalk.com Following the racing we have a fantastic evening of entertainment lined up with the return of Spicy Jazz to Banbury Sailing Club. Spicy Jazz are a quintet of some of the finest Jazz musicians in the country. For info on the band, click
Published 00:00 on 2 Oct 2016
We welcome all our sailors to compete in our Summer Regatta on 14th August. Tollbar Volvo Warwick, our new event sponsor, have donated cups for 1st overall and 1st U16, there will also be prizes for best placed Rookie and Youths racing their first race The day consists of upto 4 races, with best 3 results to count. Race 1 starts at 10.30am, with R2 started as soon as possible afterwards
Published 17:50 on 8 Aug 2016
Please be aware that the Canal and River Trust are repairing/replacing the bridge over the outlet to Byfield Pool and will be leaving their vehicles at the south end of our carpark. This is not likely to affect us as will only work will be taking place Monday to Friday, but will probably mean that walkers will not be able to get all the way round the reservoir.
Published 08:05 on 17 Jun 2016
The regatta is a series of 4 PY handicap races run over the day (2 am, 2 pm) with the best 3 results to count. Races are open to all sailors whatever their experience and subject to numbers we will award prizes for best placed Youth and Rookie helms. First race starts at 10.30 am
Published 12:26 on 17 May 2016
We were delighted to welcome over 35 visiting sailors to our Optimist Open Meeting. When Banbury sailors were included the fleet totalled over 42 boats. The racing was close, the weather behaved and the sailors smiled so it was a near perfect regatta. Banbury SC was well represented in the prizes too, with George Eames Matthews who took second Place in the Main fleet and Susannah Syme who took 3rd place in the
Published 18:08 on 24 Apr 2016