Community watersports in rural Teesdale

December 4, 2016

Magnificent five take up their brushes and march forth

An early start and a target completion of lunch time was the order of the day for getting a coat of brown preservative on our shiny new storage buildi . . . . . more



October 30, 2016

Sailing into the sunset

Sunday the 30th of October is the day before Halloween, but Teesdale Sailing Club entered into the spirit of the season and ten scary monsters took to . . . . . more


October 19, 2016

Weather or not to go sailing?

Let’s face it from a sailors point of view the weather forecast for last Sunday (and sailors watch the weather forecast like a border collie watches s . . . . . more


July 19, 2016

The plough-master helps tame the Bahia

Next Sunday is our last open day of the year. For a donation of a fiver to club coffers, visitors can take to the water with one of our experienced sa . . . . . more


July 14, 2016

Four pensioners and Anthony

Sunday 10th July – High summer. Or not, as it turned out. High winds, rain at the peripheries (though very little at GH), and some other sports on the . . . . . more


July 14, 2016

Cubs, scouts and yet more scouts!

A hectic week. Staindrop cubs Wednesday, Darlington Scouts Saturday and Butterknowle Seascouts Sunday. If you have noticed the unseasonably high winds . . . . . more


June 27, 2016

Kids just wanna have fun!

We have had even more fun this week than watching France’s reaction to ‘Non’, with two group sessions in near perfect sailing conditions. Wednesday ev . . . . . more


What's on next?

2017 Annual General Meeting

Sunday 19th February 2017
Grassholme Reservoir Clubhouse

2017 Club Sailing (Apr-02)

Sunday 2nd April 2017
Grassholme Reservoir

2017 Club Sailing (Apr-09)

Sunday 9th April 2017
Grassholme Reservoir

Recent events

Artists Wanted!

Sunday 4th December 2016
Grassholme Reservoir

2016 EOS Social (Nov 26)

Saturday 26th November 2016
The Forum in Darlington

2016 Grassholme Shed Delivery

Friday 18th November 2016
Grassholme Reservoir


Anyone that clicks on the above image and books somewhere to stay will be donating a very useful contribution to our charity. We will spend that money wisely on things that will benefit our local community.



Balderhead Trial Sail – looking for gulls!
Laser Vago Trapeze Practice
Southport Sail Training Video
Vago capsize and recover
Another windy day at Grassholme
How not to treat your father – Bahia capsize and recover
Charlie on the wire without harness
Bahia in a blow
Video with kind permission of Howard Pearson