Many thanks to United Utilities for donation of a defibrillator for use at the club. Presentation of Defibrillator. Located in main entrance, next to training room. Although we hope it will never be used, it is reassuring to know this vital piece of first aid equipment is now available.

New web camera

The new web camera has been installed and is available on the usual page. If you experience any issues then please email me.

Newsletter 5 July 2016

Please find link to latest Newsletter. Newsletter 5 – End July 2016 Over the next few weeks, we are likely to need assistance of members for some impromptu Work Parties, as UU work site work comes to an end and we are likely to obtain spare materials etc. By filling out the online form, and…

Newsletter 4 End June

Windsurf and Dinghy course dates have now been finalised. Raising funds – 100Club. Plus don’t forget, have you paid your membership?? Newsletter 4 – End June 2016


Rossendale Valley Sailing club is situated high up on the moors between Burnley and Rossendale offering excellent sailing and windsurfing. With an open aspect to the surrounding moors, and at nearly 1000ft elevation, the reservoir is open 12 months of the year, offers excellent wind conditions and there is often someone on the water having a great time no matter what their skill level.  Clowbridge Reservoir at 68 acres provides some of the best wind in Lancashire for boating and water based leisure activities.

As an RYA certified training centre, RVSC offers RYA certified courses in sailing, windsurfing and powerboat.

There is a well established Wednesday Night Racing programme, with a growing race series held on Sundays. During the summer months Saturday’s is youth training, with established Sailing and Windsurfing activities taking place. Social sailing is encouraged at all times, whether a complete novice,  returning or experienced sailor. Rossendale Valley Sailing Club, offers the opportunity, to race, learn the basics, hone your skills, all within the environment of the  Pennine Moors, in the heart of England’s North West.

Close to the motorway network, ensures easy access from Blackburn, Preston, Bolton and Manchester. A short commute will give access to sailing and windsurfing. Membership gives access to the site, with good parking, a secure boat park, and changing rooms, as well as a lounge to relax in and galley for tea, coffee and snacks.