Island Barn Reservoir Sailing Club

Young Person Club of the Year finalist

Club of the year young persons nominations

Island Barn Reservoir Sailing Club, a volunteer-driven west London club, has burgeoned in five years from an adult-oriented club to a leading UK youth sailing hub. It has over 60 youths sailing weekly, and offers training, holiday camps, and active racing squads. Hosting events and prioritising safety, inclusivity, and fun, they have developed a community-centric approach, cultivating champions and instilling a love for sailing. The club's inclusive ethos, extensive youth programs, investments in fleets, and career development opportunities showcase its commitment to the club’s long-term sailing future.