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To simplify the qualification for this weekends club championship, if you have won a series or trophy day this year (2016) you must compete for the club championship. That does not include silver & bronze fleet wins within your fleet, unless you have also come...read more
Saturday 22nd October In aid of the RNLI the sailing club is hosting a Fish and Chip night after the first day of Club Championship racing. The chippy supper will be followed by a quiz and raffle. We're sourcing our chippy supper from the winner of the Lancashire...read more
With 3 of the top 4 boats from the Nationals competing, the standard of sailing at the Bolton Sailing Club Graduate Open was high and the racing was competitive throughout the fleet. Featuring ages in the range 10 right up to 79, the 8 teams were confronted with a...read more
Its time for the penultimate event of the season. First Race on Saturday 27th August is scheduled to start at 11am, with briefing at 10.30am £8 entry fee This will be a great event for all those thinking of applying for Zone Squad, National & intermediate Squad. I...read more
Welcome to our website!
Whether you’re new to sailing and fancy having a go, or an old salty sea dog looking for a new club, you’ll hopefully find all the information you need here.
WLYC 24hr Race wins
Situated alongside our picturesque 40 hectare reservoir, in the midst of breath-taking countryside and the shadow of Winter Hill.
We are an RYA Recognised Training Centre, Volvo Champion Club, OnBoard Club, and Sailability Foundation Club. We’re also home to Lancaster University Sailing Club and Pendle Community High School Sailing Group.
Learning to sail
We have a large number of qualified Instructors and Senior Instructors who run up to four Royal Yachting Association (RYA) beginners courses each year.
Between April and September, we run races on Wednesday evenings.
Friday nights at Bolton are training nights for our Junior Members, with classes run both on and off the water for all ages and abilities.
Sundays are the main event at BSC, with 4 sets of races being run throughout the year (the Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter series), and 3 races per Sunday.