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 Sport Solent 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 2013/14. An agreed additional competition fee will be charged to each person competing in BUCS competitions.

Training facility and times

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


Recent successes

  • 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


Captain: Philip Bendon
Captain's email:|
Facebook group: Solent Sailing Club|

Sport Solent Watersports Centre: 01489 556 298

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

Sports Development Team

Telephone: 023 8031 9125