We are a small friendly sailing club for sailors of all levels. We run regular events for Novice sailors, Pirates (children & parents) and an active racing season for both cruiser and dinghy sailors. We have a range of membership levels to suit:

Joint membership Joint membership. Open to a husband and wife or co-habiting partners both having the same standing as an individual Full member.
Full membership Full Membership. A single member. who is entitled to vote, serve on Committee, and become an Officer of the Club.
Student membershipA student who is in full time education and aged between 18 and 25 years and is entitled to keep a boat at the Club and have use of the Pier, Clubhouse and storage facilities.
Pier membershipA Pier Member has no vote and is attached to a Full or Joint member(s) who will be responsible for all acts of the Pier Member. Can use the Pier and Clubhouse, Cannot introduce guests. A Pier Member will be entitled to use a boat belonging to a Full Member with their permission.
Junior membershipJunior members are are over the age of 14 and attached to a Full or Joint membership. A Junior Member shall not vote and shall not be qualified to serve on committee.

65 shallow, channel edge and deep water moorings
for yachts of all sizes up to 35′
35 Designated Dinghy Spaces (varying sizes)
50 outhauls for tenders plus toast rack for inflatables
2x Club Topper Argos
2x Club Laser Picos
2x Club Toppers
Storage lockers and Outboard store
Members carpark
Launching slipway
Large Clubhouse with bar and kitchen
Modern Changing Rooms with Shower Facilities
CCTV Security
Free WiFi

EDSC does not employ any staff members. We ask all EDSC members old and new to volunteer for 2 x duties a year. Duties may include safety boating, running the bar one evening, maintenance parties, etc..

Once we have your online application you will be contacted via email. You will be sent some additional documents depending on the type of membership you wish to apply for. Finally, applicants may be invited to the club for an interview with a decision on membership to follow immediately after. Once you are a member of EDSC you will have access to the club facilities 24/7 as a keyholder.


Hon. Secretary,
East Dorset Sailing Club,
352 Sandbanks Road,
Poole, Dorset
BH14 8HY