Come and meet us and have a look at our club
We are around on Sundays from about 12 noon to about 4pm

  • Dinghy sailors from complete beginners to competent sailors are welcome
  • Our aim is to promote 'Affordable Sailing', fresh air, exercise, personal development and value for the membership fee 
  • The club is situated close to the M4 south of Reading
  • Find us on Google Maps on Twitter and on Twitter
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 What's on & Diary Dates


Leisure sailing on Sundays from 11am 

First Race starts around 12pm then another couple of races after lunch.

If you don't want to race just come and sail around.

Current Race Series:

Summer Bank Holiday Series (6 races)

28th / 29th August

Next Race Series:

Autumn Series (24 races)

4th Sep - 16th October

Saturday morning sailing is on for another 2 weeks - 27th August and 3rd September

Commodore's Day Please note the change in the date for Commodore's Day. The lanes around the club will be affected by the Reading Triathlon. The new date is Sunday 11th September

Work Party There will be a work party on Saturday 15th October to tidy the site before the winter sets in

Powerboat Training We are planning a Powerboat Course over the weekend 17/18 September. If you are interested please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , the Training Principal ASAP

August 13th - Away Day - A superb day in Chichester Harbour, with force 3-4 Westerly wind and a sunny morning and afternoon. A bit cloudier though while we were on the beach at East Head

The Wednesday Evening sailing has ended now. The evenings are becoming too short






 Training Programme

The Island Sailing Club, Reading is affiliated to the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and is one of the RYA Recognised Training Establishments. It is inspected by the RYA every year when training and safety standards are thoroughly checked.

The club usually runs two RYA Dinghy Level One courses each year for club members who are complete beginners to dinghy sailing.

The club also runs Dinghy Level Two courses for our members. Other courses that are offered for our members are Safety Boat and Powerboat handling and in assisting sailors in difficulty.

Click training here for full program.