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 Series (18 races)

17th July - 21st August

Next Race Series:

Summer Bank Holiday Series (6 races)

28th / 29th August

The Wednesday Evening sailing has started. We've not had much good Wednesday evening weather so far but time is on our side. If you want a bit of mid-week relaxation you could do worse than a gentle sail around the lake for an hour. Safety boat cover from 6pm.

August 13th - Away Day Details to follow

July 16th - The Summer Party. Some late afternoon games and a barby, hopefully outside.

June 18th - The Longest Day race. It will be a relay race of about 4 to 5 hours in which we have 3 or 4 members per team. Each team has its own boat. We aim to start around 11 am. If you can't stay for the whole race, you could just sail for a part of it. We'll let you know if you've won anything.







 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.