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South Windermere Sailing Club's transformation is complete

by Mark Fearnley 28 Apr 2018 07:40 PDT
New clubhouse and other facilities at South Windermere Sailing Club © SWSC

Last year we had a decrepit shed.

Now, thanks to the National Trust and Sport England, South Windermere Sailing Club has a new clubhouse (with a committee room), and fantastic changing rooms with underfloor heating.

Underneath the clubhouse there is a huge under croft housing the 2 rescue boats, a workshop and kit storage.

There is also a larger boat park, which is already well on the way to being filled with a variety of racing dinghies and FF15's (limited boat parking was previously the main restriction on expanding the membership).

If you are interested in joining SWSC, come down at a weekend to take a look at the new facilities, or go to www.swsailing.co.uk

There is kids coaching or general sailing on Saturday mornings, a 'friendly' race series on Saturday afternoons, and a full and varied race programme on Sundays, including cup days, short race series, and long distance races.

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