Waldringfield Sailing Club

Cutting of the Centenary cake to mark the start of sailing in 2021

Commodore past


Centenary cake


Commodore present


Return to Sailing Programme

Saturday afternoon racing from May 1st will be two races back to back starting at 14:00.

Please read the weekly update for more details week by week.
Patrol boat cover is operating.

Wednesday evening racing is as per programme.

NB. Outdoor ‘rule of six’ applies at the moment.
People are no longer legally required to Stay at Home, although we are still being advised to minimise travel wherever possible.

Peter Mills, Commodore
Tuesday 27th April 2021

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News, Articles & Events

Racing Results (Click here)

  • Centenary at WSC in 2021
    Centenary at WSC in 2021

    WALDRINGFIELD SAILING CLUB CENTENARY BOOK We’re looking for your photos and stories from Waldringfield Sailing Club. As part of the club’s centenary celebrations next year a book is being put together...

  • Wayfarer Eastern Championships 2021
    Wayfarer Eastern Championships 2021

    Saturday 10th July to Sunday 11th July Documents Poster Notice of race Sailing instructions Entry form...

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Crew and Helm Finder

Our Crew Finder service looks to match up people who want to crew with helms looking for a crew.

If you want someone to sail with, email Mark Johnston at wsccrewfinder@gmail.com

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Sailing Opportunities at Waldringfield

Our Pathway

Our pathway helps you to understand the opportunities to learn and take part in sailing activities at Waldringfield.

Our Participation Pathway
Whatever your sailing background; from complete newcomer to expert, and whether you are interested in racing or just going for a leisurely sail, then get in touch with the relevant contact below to find out what we offer and how you can get involved.


See below for more details


Why join Waldringfield?

  1. The best spot on the beautiful river Deben
  2. Friendly, family-oriented people
  3. Strong junior section
  4. RYA Recognised Training Centre
  5. Emphasis on one-design racing
  6. Easy access to great yacht moorings


Go Sailing

Go Sailing at Waldringfield

Do you want to Just Go Sailing?

Join our social sailing activities in dinghies and yachts,

Contact Oriel O’Loughlin

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Learn Racing

Learn racing at Waldringfield Sailing Club

Do you want to Learn how to race?

Crewing opportunities and learning from the experts


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Go Racing

Go racing at Waldringfield Sailing Club

Go Racing in one of our core classes;

Cadet, Dragonfly, Laser, Lark, RS200, Squib, Topper, Wayfarer

Contact: relevant class captain

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Support Sailing

Support Sailing

Would you like to Support our Sailing?

Would you like to help on our support or race management boats?

Contact: John Smith

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Join the Fun

Join the fun

Would you like to Join our Club?

Contact: Cathy Fish

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Children’s Sailing at Waldringfield

Family Sailing

Introduce your children to our river

Aimed at ages 5 and above getting on the water and families with younger children to be on the beach.


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Junior Sailing

Junior sailing club

Saturday morning Junior Sailing

Our regular junior sailing taster sessions for beginners are on hold this year but we hope to recommence these in 2022.
If you have some sailing experience (RYA stage 3 or above) we have opportunities with our Cadet and Topper fleets. Please contact class captains for details.

For more information about Junior Sailing please contact Alan or Helen Krailing

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Go Racing

Junior racing at Waldringfield Sailing Club

Go racing in our Cadet or Topper fleets

Enjoy the challenge of learning to race, and develop friendships for life.

Cadet Contact:Andy Bush

Topper Contact:

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Go Kayaking & Club Boats

Please note that these craft are for the use of Waldringfield Sailing Club members only.

You can join the club here

Book an RS200, Laser, Topper or Mirror dinghy or a Kayak online.

You can now book one of our club Toppers, or our RS200 or Mirror.  We also have a couple of Kayaks. Great for exploring the parts of the river other boats cannot reach.

To find out more and make a booking Sign in to your membership account and look under “Members Page” in the “Options box”

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Key Information

2021 Programme

Click to open the 2021 programme (PDF)

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Duty Rota

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Photo Albums

Photo Gallery

Latest album:

Sunsets, Sunrises & (Bottle Boat Racing – 11th Aug 2019) © Roger Stollery

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