Welcome to Harlow (Blackwater) Sailing Club.

We are an active, family friendly club situated  on the south coast of the Blackwater at Maylandsea, Essex, in a sheltered creek opposite Osea Island.  We offer sailing for dinghies, cruisers, kayaks and windsurfers, for all levels from novices to experts.

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Coming Up

Sat 29th October

  • 10:30 Cruiser Recovery 3
  • 17:00 RNLI talk

Sun 30th October

  • 10:30 Galley Cup

Sat 5th November

  • 14:00 Cock of the River
  • 18:00 Fireworks & New Members Night


Sun 6th November

  • 14:30 Race 1

Sun 13th November

  • 09:45 Races 2 & 3

Sun 27th November

  • 09:45 Races 4 & 5

Sun 4th December

  • 09:45 Races 6 & 7

Sun 18th December

  • 13:50 Race 8


Sat 14th January

  • 12:00 HBSC  Blackwater Icicle

Blackwater Icicle

October 17, 2016
The Blackwater Icicle will be held on the 14th January 2017 at HBSC.

Click here to download the poster

RNLI Talk Saturday 29th October

October 17, 2016

Fireworks Night and Winter Series Dates

October 3, 2016
There has been a change of programme for the Fireworks night - this will now be on the 5th November (it's in the programme for the 6th).


Regatta Week 2016

August 20, 2016
Regatta week this year was a great success with everybody have a lot of fun both on the water and off.

The Regatta for 2017 will be held from the 6th - 12th August so enter it into your diaries now.


Club News

July 18, 2016
I'm sad to say that long time club member Malcolm Carter has passed away.

A keen sailor - and also Club Treasurer for some time - with a dry sense of humour...he will be missed.

The Club pennant was lowered to half mast during last weekends racing as a mark of respect.