Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club is proud to be part of The Largest Sailing Event in the World.

September 21st 2014

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is planning a monster sized attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for 'The Largest Sailing Event' in the World Ever and it is called Bart's Bash!

Bart's Bash Preview

Casual Sailing

Commodores Weekend is coming...


Grimwith reservoir covers 371 acres of open water with a sailing area measuring about a mile by half a mile. The north west corner is a conservation area for wildlife and is out of bounds for sailing.


  • Spacious male and female changing rooms with showers, toilets and underfloor heating.
  • Large garage for storing a minimum of three Safety Boats along with other associated equipment.
  • Separate store building for buoys, windsurfing equipment and sails for Club boats (which are available for Members to rent for a nominal sum).
  • Disabled toilets, baby changing facilities, changing and shower rooms.
  • Wheelchair-friendly lift.
  • Large Clubroom with panoramic views from comfortable seating over the entire reservoir.
  • Ground Source Heating system and Solar Thermal panels providing enough hot water for large events.
  • Large dinghy park.
  • Launching ramps.
  • Grimwith Galley - a thriving and well equipped galley - Open through the season at weekends from 10am and most Wednesday evenings.
  • Know the Knots

    We all need to use them, whether we're racing, windsurfing or on a powered boat. Grab some spare string, sheets or halyards and sit down with this selection of knot training videos!

  • 5&6 July 2014 - Lord Birkett Memorial Trophy, Ullswater

    Enter here:
    The Garmin Summer Series is a series of 5 Open Handicap racing events around the UK:

Coming Soon

categoryimage Commodores Weekend
Sat Jul 12 @12:00AM
to Sun Jul 13 @11:59PM

categoryimage Beginners Training sail and windsurf
Sat Jul 12 @10:00AM

categoryimage Improvers training
Sat Jul 12 @ 1:30PM

categoryimage Windsurfer Improver Clinic
Sat Jul 12 @ 1:30PM

categoryimage Camping
Sat Jul 12 @ 6:00PM
to Sun Jul 13 @10:00AM

categoryimage Novice Race Training
Sun Jul 13 @10:00AM

categoryimage Sunday Morning Series
Sun Jul 13 @11:00AM

categoryimage Late Afternoon Series
Sun Jul 13 @ 3:30PM

categoryimage Wednesday evening series
Wed Jul 16 @ 7:30PM

categoryimage 29er Grand Prix
Sat Jul 19 @12:00AM
to Sun Jul 20 @11:59PM

categoryimage Beginners training am - sail & windsurf
Sat Jul 19 @10:00AM

categoryimage Gybe Youth Groups training
Sat Jul 19 @12:00PM

categoryimage Camping
Sat Jul 19 @ 6:00PM
to Sun Jul 20 @10:00AM

categoryimage Sunday Morning Series
Sun Jul 20 @11:00AM

categoryimage Summer 'B' series (2 races)
Sun Jul 20 @ 1:30PM

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