News

Club Champ Chippy & Quiz

Saturday 21st 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...

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2017 GP14 Open Meeting – Report

Barbados to Bolton GP14 Open Sunday 1st October Having last sailed a GP14 off the white sandy beaches and warm steady breezes of Barbados it seems only natural that Neil Marsden and Derek Hill should dust off their GP14 for the Bolton Open.  Just in case that wasn’t...

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Ironman – Sunday 16th July 2017

The annual Ironman UK event takes place in Bolton on Sunday 16th July 2017. The bike course runs through Belmont Village up to the M65 where it turns to Heapey. As such, Belmont Road is closed northbound at the Black Dog pub and access to the club can only be made...

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Try Sailing with BSC – Saturday 10th June 2017

Come and join us at our open day, where you can enjoy a short sail in one of our double-handed dinghies and find out all about joining our club and learning how to sail. You'll be taken out on the water by one of our experienced sailors. Also, meet some of members of...

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Try Sailing with BSC – Thursday 18th May 2017

Come and join us at our open evening, where you can enjoy a short sail in one of our double-handed dinghies and find out all about joining our club and learning how to sail. You'll be taken out on the water by one of our experienced sailors. Also, meet some of members...

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Dennis Shevelan

On a very sad day we learn that the club has lost Dennis Shevelan. Dennis joined the club with wife Kathleen in 1987 and has been a member of various committees almost ever since. He has been the club captain since 1996 with the unenviable tasks of compiling OOD list...

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UU to remove Island

After many years of secret negotiations between the General Committee and United Utilities, UU have finally agreed to dredging the reservoir and the removal of the island to give us a bigger area of water to sail on. What about the gulls? They will be offered a...

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Are any of these boats yours?

UPDATE: More photos added after second night of storms. Storm Doris has whipped through the dinghy park over the last couple of days and has tipped over a few boats. Are any of them yours? [gallery link="file" columns="4"...

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Brian Wilkinson

It is sad news that we announce the passing of Brian Wilkinson on Tuesday 17th January 2017. Brian, along with his wife Anne joined Bolton SC in 1985 and could be seen out on the water, supporting the club at social events and often keeping the outside of the...

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Powerboat Course

25 & 26 February (9.30am to 4pm each day) MEMBERS SPECIAL PRICE: £50 per person (certificate and book included) If you are not a club member, please contact Warren on the details below for pricing information. 6 places 2 places remaining Every candidate will need...

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