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DragonForce Derby 2018

Sunday 5 August 2018

Another calm morning. The wind will fill in, but how much will there be? After a two hour postponement racing got underway at 1pm with a light westerly that built up as the day went on. Again the sun broke

Saturday 4 August 2018

Early morning mirror like conditions faded quickly as the wind filled in with plenty of time before the 1pm race. There was a slight delay waiting for boats to launch but racing was soon underway for over 100 boats across

Friday 3 August 2018

Come on in, the gates are now open. Caravans, tents, and even boats are arriving. It must be Bass Week – Have a great regatta! The day suffered some brief showers, some travellers had a couple of holdups, but the

Welcome Note

On behalf of the members of Bassenthwaite Sailing Club I would like to extend a warm welcome to you.   Much of what goes on during the week will be familiar to our frequent visitors, and, in addition we have

Bass Week Update

We look forward to seeing you in a few weeks’ time for what promises to be another excellent Bass Week. There are just a couple of updates to bring to your attention. Caterers This year we have a new catering company joining

Arrival Supper Menu

The caterers are open on the evening of Friday 3rd August. If you’ve had a long drive, and busy day setting up your camping position, and boat, why not have your meal made for you? You can dine in the

Cutty Sark Challenge 2018

Ladies Juniors and Seniors 2018

John Peel Tankard 2018

RNLI Pursuit 2018

Martini Challenge Trophy 2018

Nat West Cup 2018

Nairn Pursuit 2018

Dubwath Cup 2018


Luffing Cup 2018

Jennings Challenge 2018

Entries Now Open!

Entries are now open for The ONE Bassenthwaite Lake Sailing Week 2018. The Bass Week team have been hard at work for many months to ensure that this years regatta will provide both members and visitors with yet another excellent event. The racing programme will

Diary Date

Booking your holidays for 2018? Want to join us for another great Bass Week regatta? Don’t forget to reserve 4th-12th August 2018, entries will be open from mid April!

Bass Week Fees 2018

Bass Week fees for this year have been agreed, and the brochure is being prepared with an expectation that entries will go live week commencing 16 April. Don’t miss out on the significant discounts available for pre-entry Pre Sun 10th

The Spy in the Sky

Some great drone footage by caterer Alan

The ONE Bassenthwaite Lake Sailing Week 2017

Did you spend your holiday with us at Bassenthwaite for our annual regatta? Hopefully you returned home safely, caught up on your washing (and sleep), and looking forward to Bass Week 2018! The Bass team are always striving for continuous

Sunday 13th August

The end is nigh. The party(ing) almost over. What decorations adorned the flag pole? Would the wind beat the forecast for a final race? Unfortunately it did not fill in sufficiently to convince the OD it was suitable to get

Saturday 12th August

The final weekend is here. Traditionally the prizes have been whisky, for those old enough to consume it, and this year is no exception as our lead sponsor is The Lakes Distillery. Three races to squeeze in today. The weather started

Friday 11th August

There wasn’t any waiting around for wind today with a good force 3 gusting 5 blowing across the lake. With a bit of rain thrown in for good measure, some sailors opted to watch the racing from the shore. Not