Inlands Two-Derwent This Weekend
18 May 2010
Its beautiful location, excellent facilities, good sized water and a warm friendly welcome make this event well worth the trip
No pre entry-entry from 8am Saturday
Set in a beautiful Pennine valley on the border between Northumberland and Durham and bounded by moorland and conifers. Derwent Reservoir is perfectly located and is within easy reach of Newcastle Upon Tyne. The Reservoir is 3.5 miles long and has a thousand acres of beautiful clean and open water devoted to windsurfing and sailing.
The two story club house built in 1965 is situated on the North shore and is well equiped with showers changing rooms a large club room galley bar rooftop patio and indoor workshop. Five generour slipways provide for easy launching.
Historically this event has provided some excellent racing and in particualar the formula fleet has benifitted from some excellent racing at this spectacular and friendly location.