Weir Wood Sailing Club

Weir Wood is located on the edge of the Ashdown Forest at Forest Row just over 3 miles from East Grinstead. Weir Wood Reservoir is 1.5 miles long and extends to about 280 acres.

We pride ourselves on being a friendly, welcoming club for dinghy sailors and windsurfers.

Dec 2023

10/12/2023 10:30 Autumn Series A and Autumn Series B

Training for adults, children and teens

The club has great facilities and offer a variety of sailing options for all ages. We are a registered RYA training centre so you know you are safe and will get the best training options for all RYA sailing courses.

Become a member at Weir Wood

Benefit from a range of services. Membership gives access to all the club’s facilities, training, fleet of hire boats and social events. You can keep your dinghy at the club in one of our large boat parks. You can sail at the weekend, on Public Holidays and Wednesday evenings during May to August with a support boat patrolling for your safety.

Our courses

  • Saturday Youth Sailing Group
  • Saturday Youth Race Coaching
  • Saturday Adult Sailing Group
  • Adult Sailing Courses
  • Powerboat – Level 2
  • Powerboat – Safety Boat
  • RYA First Aid

Contacts: Club Contacts

PositionName Email
Sailing Club Information Send A Message
Duncan Lawson Send A Message
Club Secretary
Chris Daniels Send A Message
Membership Secretary
Peter Hargreaves Send A Message
Training Principal
Tim Taylor Send A Message
Safeguarding Officer
Carole Taylor Send A Message
Bookings Secretary
Bookings Send A Message

Club House Address: Weir Wood Reservoir, Priory Road, Forest Row, RH18 5HT
Tel: 07726 568985 (sailing and windsurfing enquiries only, please)

The sailing club does not run open water swimming, fishing, kayaking or paddle-boarding – please go to or email for these activities or call:  01342 822212 for fishing, 08007 720204 for paddle sports, 07971 198547 for rowing.

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