• About the Club

    The club has been running for nearly fifty years and has more than 1,000 members using almost 600 boats – and facilities to match!

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  • About the Lake

    At about 3 miles long and, at its maximum, 1.5 miles wide, Grafham Water is one of the best inland sailing venues in the UK.

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  • Where we are

    The club is located three miles from the A1/A14 junction, between Bedford, Northampton, Cambridge and Peterborough and about 60 miles north of London.

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  • What we sail

    Almost anything! Our members sail dinghies, catamarans, sailboards, day keelboats and small sailing cruisers.

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  • Who can sail?

    The club caters for groups and individuals of all sailing abilities from beginners through to the very experienced. Newcomers to sailing can learn to sail through sailing lessons with our RYA accredited Training Centre.

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  • Learn to sail?

    The Club is an RYA Recognised Training Centre: we offer RYA certified training courses in dinghy sailing and power boating that we can tailor to different ages and experience levels.

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  • Safety

    Our professional and qualified coxswains provide top-class on-water safety cover seven days a week. At weekends, the coxswains are supported by RYA-qualified volunteer safety boat crews.

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  • Shore-side

    Our large clubhouse (on three levels) includes a café on the ground floor, large changing rooms on the middle floor and a smart ‘dry bar’ with spectacular views across the lake on the upper level.

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  • Membership

    Membership is open to sailors and non sailors of all ages. Non boat owners can join the Club and use the small fleet of club boats. Day visitors, with their own dinghy or sailboard are always welcome.

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  • No Boat?

    Join us and get access to our growing fleet of Club boats – or check out our Crew Register.

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News for Members

Changes to your Website
Honda-RIB-Challenge Grafham hosts Eastern Region heats of Honda RIB Challenge
Champion-6 Grand Prix 2014 Slow Fleet Summer Sunday race series starts on July 5th. Dates and format can be found in the Notice of Race. Sailing Instructions here.
Meeting Club AGM: Sunday, July 12th at 16:30.
CSYSA Pennant NSSA Regatta is at Rutland, July 26-30. Final deadline for entries 10pm on Tuesday next (June 30th). Further details here.
Protest Club Racing – did you know?
BartsBash Bart’s Bash 2015. Grafham has again signed up as a venue for Bart’s Bash (the World’s biggest sailing race!) The first Sunday Club race on September 20th will provide the setting. We’ll publish Sailing Instructions later, but the Bart’s Bash Team are introducing new initiatives this year – visit the web site for details.