Dinghy Instructor Course 2017

We will be running a Dinghy Instructor Course during March (11 / 12 / 17 / 18 / 19). Course cost will be in the region of £200 / 225 depending on numbers. If you are interested please email:        principal@rvsc.co.uk As well as course, there is also a need to hold First…

Second web cam added

We now have two cameras running on the web site. The angles will be adjusted soon-ish so there’s a bit less car park and a bit more lake. The new camera can be viewed underneath the current camera: http://www.rvsc.co.uk/club/web-camera/

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday 20th November at 2pm As well as meeting business – see attached. We will also be holding presentations from various Race Series through the past season. Concluding with Cheese and Wine. Please attend to ensure you are included in the Annual Business of our club. letter-of-invite-to-agm

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting for 2015/16 will be held on Sunday 20th November 2pm – 4pm. Nominations are invited for Adult, Life, Honorary and Adult Family members to serve on the Council for the season 2016 – 2017. Nominations will close on Saturday 5th November. Please ensure that all nominations are willing to serve on…


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.