Community watersports in rural Teesdale

April 3, 2018

Too long a winter!

‘‘Too long a winter’’ was the title of the first Hannah Hauxwell documentary, set over the hill in Baldersdale. It is also, in the year of Hannah’s de . . . . . more



November 17, 2017

For Sale and Wanted

Parsun 30hp short shaft 2-stroke outboard for sale Bought 4 years ago for around £2200, this engine has done less than 100 hours since new. It has bee . . . . . more


October 22, 2017

TDSWC Picture of the day!

Sunday October 22nd 2017 – 2 safety boats, 3 Picos and lots of on water activity. Who could tell the winds were blowing a hoolie from his shot taken b . . . . . more


August 17, 2017

F3 Club End of Term Report and Gallery

UPDATED 21st August 2017 The F3 club had its final summer session on Saturday 19th August 2017 and despite uncooperative weather, we have seen many ch . . . . . more


June 19, 2017

T-shirts and shorts weather greet sailing Newbies

A record 38 sailors Carpe’d the most perfect Diem on Sunday, more than half being newcomers and what the insurance industry calls ‘returners’. The for . . . . . more


June 5, 2017

Mother Nature in control yet again!

You know sailing at Grasshome is going to be “interesting” when you arrive and Kamikaze Chris is strimming the grass. Officer Of the Day, Tony, arrive . . . . . more


May 29, 2017

Staindrop Cubs turn out in force

Staindrop cubs visited us on Wednesday. Unlike previous years, where a ride on the boat and a lolly were all that was required for the badge, this yea . . . . . more


What's on next?

2018 Club Sailing (Apr-29)

Sunday 29th April 2018
Grassholme Reservoir
OOD Sharon Hanson-Cooper
SBO-1 Chris Harder
ASBO-1 Nigel Hickey

2018 Club Sailing (May-06)

Sunday 6th May 2018
Grassholme Reservoir
SBO-1 John Whitehouse
ASBO-1 Keith Martin

2018 Club Sailing (May-13)

Sunday 13th May 2018
Grassholme Reservoir
OOD Chris Barraclough
SBO-1 Joe Biggs
ASBO-1 Chris McEwan

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Recent events

2018 Club Sailing (Apr-22)

Sunday 22nd April 2018
Grassholme Reservoir

2018 Club Sailing (Apr-15)

Sunday 15th April 2018
Grassholme Reservoir

2018 Committee meeting (April)

Sunday 15th April 2018
Grassholme Reservoir


Video with kind permission of Howard Pearson
Bahia – Regatta Day 2017
Bahia – Grassholme 4th June 2017
The swinging 60’s (our version)
Vago capsize and recover
Charlie on the wire without harness
Southport Sail Training Video
Laser Vago Trapeze Practice
Another windy day at Grassholme
Balderhead Trial Sail – looking for gulls!
Bahia in a blow