About the team

Team Solent Sailing offers many opportunities for budding or already successful sailors in the fields of yachting, team racing, dinghy racing and match racing, as well as recreational sailing. Boats are moored at the Solent Sport Watersports Centre (Warsash campus), offering great access to the Solent. The team has had many successes over the years winning the Student Yachting Nationals eight times, the Student Yachting World Cup in 2004 and 2010, and most recently becoming the BUCS Match Racing Champions in 2013.


Membership cost

£50 for the academic year 2015/16.

Training facility and times

Various options depending on what your sailing level is. Please contact the team’s captain for more details. 



Recent successes

  • Matt Reid: BUCS Nationals - Fleet Racing Championships 2015, bronze medal.
  • BUCS National Match Racing Champions 2013.
  • Student Yachting World Cup Champions 2004 and 2010.
  • Winners of BUCS Student Yachting Nationals 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

How to register

Please fill in the club registration form available at Solent Sport reception (East Park Terrace, room SH102).


Captain: Harry Janes.
Captain's email:
Facebook group: Team Solent Sailing.
Twitter page: Team Solent Sailing.


For more information about the water sports facility, visit the Solent Sport Watersports Centre website.

Sports development team

Telephone: 023 8201 3157 



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