• 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 here


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What's on


Current Series - Spring.

Leisure sailing from 11am 

First Race starts around 12pm then two after lunch. If you don't want to race just come and sail around.




Diary Dates


Work Party Saturday April 26th. As an experiment we'll run it from 2-5pm.

The Spring Series started on March 30th when the clocks changed.

Family Open Day Monday 5th May. If you think that sailing could be for you and your family, come along and have a look. If the weather's suitable we'll take you for a sail around the lake. We'll have a barby on the go as well. Aim to arrive between 12noon and 3pm.







 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.