Wessex Sailing

Wessex Sailing Club is the home of sailing at the University of Southampton. We are one of the largest and most successful clubs in the AU. We have medalled at BUCS championships consecutively since their inception. Alongside our formidable success we also run casual and beginners sessions in both yachts and dinghies which is supported by Southampton's in-house RYA training centre that teaches a wide spectrum of RYA courses from Level One to Yachtmaster.

The fun and social atmosphere of the club, backed up by first rate facilities and an outstanding location will mean that you get the best out of your sailing whatever your standard. Find out more by visiting our website: www.southamptonsailing.com.

About Wessex Sailing

Membership Fee Information

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, paid memberships are not available to purchase until further notice

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The Committee

All clubs and societies within the Students' Union are run entirely by students. The student committee for Wessex Sailing this year are:

  • Cecilia Wollmann
  • Ellen Main
  • Rafaela Bly
    Social Sec 2
  • Oliver King
    Social Secretary
  • James Rudd-Jones
    Team Racing Captain
  • Alexander Colquitt
    Team Racing Captain
  • Matthew Viney
  • James Harris
    Vice Commodore
  • Catherine Hunt
    Yachting Captain
  • Rebecca Coles
    Yachting Captain 2

Health & Safety

All clubs & societies are required to risk assess their activity to ensure it is carried out in a safe manner for members. Current risk assessments for Wessex Sailing are available to view below