Welcome to our charity website. We are here to enable local people with disabilities to come sailing on Windermere. Blackwell Sailing has been doing this since 1993 and is a registered charity. We are also an RYA Training Centre and have Accreditation with RYA Sailability.

For a report about our 2020 activities, please see the link to our 2020 Newsletter.

Update June 2021 re Covid:

We are currently planning to run activities, within all official Covid guidelines for Health and Safety, in 2021. Please contact us if you are a regular user or group for detailed updates and activities available.

Please find the page you are looking for or just phone us up for a chat if you need more information. To email us or to find out where we are please go to the contact page.

Update July 2021 re David Hall and a New Charity Manager/Sailing Principal:

David has informed the trustees of his intention to retire as the employee of Blackwell Sailing in February 2022. The trustees are grateful to David for this lead time, and have decided to seek a successor from January 2022. Applicants are now welcome from suitably qualified and experienced people for the full time post of Charity Manager/Sailing Principal. Please pass on this information and point people to this web page.

Blackwell Sailing Information for Applicants

See our Video of Blackwell Sailing on Vimeo

Contact Us: 

David Hall

015394 45333

Cockshott Wood, Glebe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HE

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