UK Fleets/Clubs

Where Flying 15 are sailed

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Aldeburgh YC David Andren 01394 450374 River Alde, tidal. Fifteens dry sail from slipways
Aldeburgh fleet website River Alde, tidal. Fifteens dry sail from slipways
Bala SC John Eaton NA Bala Lake. Launch by slipway
Bassenthwaite SC Ian Preston 07831 862136 Cumbrian lake. Jetty and slipway launching
Bewl Valley SC Keith Bromhead NA 900 acre Bewl Reservoir. Launch by slipway, moorings available for F15
Broxbourne SC Pip Hudson 01799 541565 Lake of 70 acres. Crane adjacent to hardstanding and mooring pontoon
Burton SC Chris Swallow 07860 181110 Foremark Reservoir of 250 acres. wide concrete ramp with a 160 foot pontoon
Cardiff Bay YC Ian Horton 02920 560540 500 acre freshwater lake empounded by the Cardiff Bay Barrage. Launching by slipway and winch
Carsington SC Mark Gardner 01332 841227
Chew Valley Lake SC Max Passmore 01454-318741 Total water area 1200 acres of which the club uses 800 acres. Launch by slipway, winch recovery.
Clywedog SC Keith Rollinson NA 600+acres of water.
Coniston Water SC Brian Lennon 01229 861722 Launching via ramp with adjacent fixed jetty.
Solent Fleet Andrew Millband 01983 721919 Sail in the Solent between Southampton waters and Isle of Wight.
Datchet Water SC Richard Jones NA Queen Mother Reservoir covers 475 acres. Launch by slipway to water-side floating pontoons.
Derwent Reservoir SC Rod Huddleston 01388 527031 1,000 acres of reservoir 725 feet above sea level. From 4 concrete slips,jetty available.
Dovestone SC David McKee 01457 871133 100 acres of reservoir. Launching from concrete ramp to moorings in sheltered bay.
Draycote Water SC Mike Davy 01327 312345 Lake over 600 acres apprx. 1.5 by .75 miles on an east/west axis. Launch by slipway to potoons.
Grafham Water SC Jonathan Knight 01933 680807 Lake 1,600 acres (3 by 1.5 miles). By trailer from two ramps and jetties with tractor assistance.
Hartlepool SC David Kitchen NA Hartlepool Bay, North Sea. Excellent boat parking. Launching is via slipway with assisted recovery.
Hayling Island SC Tessa Lancaster 02392 469068 Sailing in Solent and Chichester Harbour. Dry sail from slipways with winch recovery.
Hayling Island Worlds
Holy Loch SC John Orr NA On the sea, within shelter of Holy Loch. Slipway launch, best effected at high tide.
Humber Yawl SC Peter Clark 01430 422460 Excellent tidal racing. Launch by slipway at HW.
Kielder Water SC Ernie Bennett 01661 832825 Lake of 2684 acres in Northumberland. Launch via slipway with floating jetty alongside.
Kielder Water SC Trina Coyne NA
Leigh & Lowton SC Howard Green 150 acres, 1 mile long, 0.5 mile wide. Launch via concrete ramp with long jetty and pontoons.
Llangorse SC Dave Hemingway NA 400 acre lake in Brecon Beacons. Recent purpose built jetty, two concrete slipways with winch
Llyn Brenig SC John Blythyn NA entral North Wales, Reservoir 2000ft above sea level. Launch via slipway to Jetty. Winch recovery.
Loch Ard SC Colin Boyd NA Freshwater loch about 2 miles long. Launch over beach via steel plate slipway with jetty alongside
Loch Earn Ian Cameron NA Freshwater loch apprx 7 miles by 1 mile wide. Launch via slipway.
Loch Lomond SC Alastair Logan 01698 260635 Inland freshwater loch approx 22 miles by 5 miles wide. Launch via beach or slipway.
Loch Tummel SC Bob Dalziel NA sailing water 4.5 km long by 1 km wide. Launch by slipways, with jetty and power winch.
Lowestoft SC TBA TBA; The North Sea. Effortless push-button electric crane at any state of the tide.
Middle Nene SC Richard Borley 07986 846079 140 acre lake. Launching by slipway.
Monklands SC Brian Hendrie 0141 771 0168 Hillend Loch is a freshwater reservoir, 1.25 miles long by 0.75 mile wide. Launch from slipway.
Northampton SC Chris Bowen 01604 647998 Reservoir Z-shaped; 2 miles long by 0.5 mile wide. Launching by slipway.
Notts County SC Will Gardner 01636 830545 200 acre reservoir. Launch via concrete slips and recently extended fixed and floating pontoons.
Ogston SC Jonathan Ward 01246 591125 Lake approx 230 acres. Launching by concrete slip and tractor.
Oxford SC No longer any F15 TBA Reservoir Farmoor II of 220 acres. Launching by wide slipway
Parkstone SC Mike Kilbee 01932 853361 Poole Harbour and Poole Bay. By way of concrete slip, all states of tide.
Peterhead SC Monty Priede 01358 711295 On the sea. Launch via a slipway over a sandy beach within the shelter of the marina breakwater.
Plockton SC Jimmy Fergusson NA Loch Carron, a sea loch. Launch by slipway at any state of the tide.
Queen Mary SC Martin Pride 01932 848945 07757 008442 Largest of London’s reservoirs, Staines/Sunbury area.
Poole (Classic) Sally Davis / Peter Stubbs NA Sandbanks, Poole Harbour. Launch via slipway, all states of the tide
Rutland SC TBA TBA Rutland Water, 3000 acres. Launch off concrete slipways with pontoons.
Royal Torbay YC John Luxton 01803 295323 On the sea. Launch via double slipway.
Royal Windermere YC Claire Houlihan 015394 45082 Windermere Lake is 10.5 miles long and up to 1.5 miles wide. Launching by slipway.
Royal Windermere YC Nigel Tillett 015394 88366 Windermere Lake is 10.5 miles long and up to 1.5 miles wide. Launching by slipway.
Shropshire SC John James NA Whitemere is a natural lake, about 70 acres and roughly square. Lanch by ramp and trailer.
South Cerney SC Tony Oatley 01453 836576 Lake in the Cotswold Water Park. Dry sailed with crane with own pontoon.
South Windermere SC Peter Holt 01539 821346 Windermere Lake. Easy for dry sailing, but limited space on shore.
Sunderland YC Jim Cowell NA North Sea. Launched and recovered by electric crane at all states of the tide.
Lerwick Boat Club Trina Coyne NA
Craignish Boat Club Andrew Chadwick 01852 500543
Solway YC John Clark 01556 620312 Sail in the tidal River Urr/Solway estuary – inshore and offshore courses

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