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Yes, we know it's a bit orange... but so is our Logo... and we like to be unique :)

What's new on the website

Casual Sailing

New sailing season starts in...


Grimwith reservoir covers 371 acres of open water with a sailing area measuring about a mile by half a mile. The north west corner is a conservation area for wildlife and is out of bounds for sailing.


  • Separate male and female changing rooms with showers, toilets and underfloor heating.
  • Large garage for storing a minimum of three Safety Boats along with other associated equipment.
  • Separate store building for buoys, windsurfing equipment and sails for Club boats (which are available for Members to rent for a nominal sum).
  • Disabled toilet, changing and shower rooms.
  • Wheelchair-friendly lift.
  • Large Clubroom with panoramic views over the entire reservoir.
  • Ground Source Heating system and Solar Thermal panels providing enough hot water for large events.
  • Large dinghy park.
  • Launching ramps.
  • Grimwith Galley - a thriving and well equipped galley - Open through the season at weekends from 10am and some Wednesday evenings.

        More information in the Calendar

  • Know the Knots

    We all need to use them, whether we're racing, windsurfing or on a powered boat. Grab some spare string, sheets or halyards and sit down with this selection of knot training videos!

Coming Soon

Sat May 03 @10:00AM
categoryimage RoHo Demo Weekend
Sat May 03 @ 6:00PM
categoryimage Camping
Sun May 04 @10:00AM
categoryimage RoHo Demo Weekend
Sun May 04 @ 5:00PM
categoryimage Annual Prize Giving
Sun May 04 @ 6:00PM
categoryimage Camping
Mon May 05 @ 1:30AM
categoryimage Windsurfing Improvers
Mon May 05 @10:00AM
categoryimage Beginners Training
Mon May 05 @10:00AM
categoryimage Bank Holiday Racing
Mon May 05 @ 1:30PM
categoryimage Improvers training
Mon May 05 @ 6:00PM
categoryimage Camping

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