This website is for anyone who is interested in Cambridge sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing.   You may be a prospective, current, or past student, or a member of the University.   Or you may be a current or past member of the Cambridge University Cruising Club (CUCrC).   Use the site to keep in touch with Cambridge University student and alumni sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing.   Club sailing takes place in boats of 30 feet in length or under.   Yachting, ‘big boat’ stuff in craft over 24 feet in length, is the province of the CU Yacht Club.   And we get together in the overlap!

Finding Out About Us

  • Head for the Student section if you are interested in joining the Club or learning about our activities. This section covers arrangements for postdoctoral students, University staff, and others.   Use the Account Management page to update your information if you are a member or have booked on a trip.
  • Visit the Alumni section if you have left the University but would like to stay in touch with Cambridge sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing.
  • Head for the Club Admin section if you need to know details of the Club’s officers or regulations.
  • Visit the Contact Us page to to raise a query or register to receive emails from us.

Finding News

The right-hand column lists the latest items of news and comment. Use this link to view the latest alumni newsletter. Access earlier newsletters via the category index on the News Archives page.

View up to 40 CUCrC and member news items via the ‘News’ menu item at the top of this page. Access earlier Cambridge sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing news items via the date index on the News Archives page. Use the search box at the top of the right-hand column to search news items on title, content, or person. The search function is particularly useful for finding people in photographs.

Exploring History

The history of Cambridge sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing (since 1893!) is indexed by the History menu item at the top of this page.


Congratulate people on their successes, or make a comment, by using the ‘Leave a Comment’ box at the bottom of each news item. Respond to other people’s comments by using the ‘Reply’ link below their comment. Contributions are moderated before being published.

Please submit news of your own and others’ activities for publication. Send it to the Webmaster via the Contact Us page. Any news is of interest, and photographs are particularly welcome. Please also let us have any changes to your contact details – particularly email address.

Photo of sailors from Cambridge sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing
Cambridge celebrate after the second of their three recent consecutive victories in the BUCS/BUSA Team Racing Championships