The Club & Grounds are Currently CLOSED- please see News for further information

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Welcome to Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club


Set in a beautiful Pennine valley on the border between Northumberland and Durham and bounded by moorland and conifers, Derwent Reservoir is perfectly located and is within easy reach of Newcastle Upon Tyne. The reservoir is 3.5 miles long and has a thousand acres of beautiful clean and open water devoted entirely to windsurfing & sailing. Whether you are a complete novice or an experienced competitor, Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club provides a fantastic environment in which to enjoy and improve your sailing.

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Latest news

Coronavirus Update

Club Closure Due to the rapidly changing events surrounding coronavirus, our landlords Northumbria Water Ltd (NWL). have instructed us to close the club to all activities from 5p.m. today 24 March. Naturally this is the last thing we wished would happen but this follows NWL's closure of all sites both for access and for fishing and is now inline with the Governments latest 'Stay At Home' guidance form last More »

Published 22:40 on 19 Mar 2020

Capsize Practice

Unique opportunity to undertake capsize training in a swimming pool. More »

Published 19:33 on 29 Jan 2020

RYA First Aid Course Saturday 1st February

8.30-4pm at DRSC. This is an essential for all instructors, safety crews and recommended for all those involved in junior sailing or sail training programmes. Will provide practical first aid training in basic life support, cold water shock, head and neck injury, bleeding, injuries and common medical emergencies and instruction on how to use an AE Diffibrilator. This course is subsidised so maximum cost will be the cost of the book and certificate. Book More »

Published 19:28 on 17 Jan 2020

Derwent hosts a successful RYA Northern Regional Junior Championships

About 150 sailors aged 5 to 16 participated in the RYA Junior Regional Championships for the North this weekend at Derwent Reservoir. More »

Published 22:54 on 29 Sep 2019

Upcoming events

March 28-29

RS Tera Coaching

Winter Training
Mar 28

10:00 - Laser Coaching

Mar 28

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 6pm
Mar 29

10:30 - Informal Sailing

10:30am - 6pm
Mar 29

11:00 - Sunday Spring » Sunday Spring

Race Series - Day 2
Apr 1

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 8pm
Apr 1

19:00 - Wednesday Racing » Wednesday Spring

Race Series - Day 1
Apr 4

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 6pm
Apr 5

10:30 - Informal Sailing

10:30am - 6pm
Apr 5

11:00 - Sunday Spring » Sunday Spring

Race Series - Day 3
Apr 8

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 8pm
Apr 8

19:00 - Wednesday Spring » Wednesday Spring

Race Series - Day 2
Apr 10

11:00 - Informal Sailing

11am - 6pm
Apr 11

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 6pm
Apr 12

10:30 - Informal Sailing

10:30am - 6pm
Apr 12

11:00 - Sunday Spring » Sunday Spring

Race Series - Day 4
Apr 13

14:00 - Bank Holiday

Pursuit Race
Apr 15

13:00 - Informal Sailing

1pm - 8pm

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