Welcome to the Pin Mill Sailing Club

Pin Mill Aerial 200x143Pin Mill Sailing Club is situated on the south bank of the beautiful River Orwell just 6 miles down river from the port of Ipswich in Suffolk (Map) with easy acces to both international destinations and the extensive sailing potential in the beautiful local rivers. As well as events for Members, and an annual open Regatta, Pin Mill Sailing Club stages the highly regarded annual PMSC Barge Match, and the annual PMSC Smacks and Working Boats Race.

The combined clubs on the three rivers organize regattas and a series of races for cruiser/racers on Dovercourt Bay (Haven Series) as well as racing to Belgium. Pin Mill Sailing Club is affiliated to the RYA and is a member of the Harwich Area Sailing Association (HASA).

Membership is around 400 and new enquiries for membership are most welcome and the fees are very good value


Latest news

15th October 2016 - Nautical photograph competition

This popular annual competition will take place over the weekend of of 15th/16th October. Please make sure that your entries reach the Clubhouse no later than 1pm on Saturday 15th. All the photographs will be exhibited in the Games Room over the weekend, and the judgment and prizegiving will take place at...


29th October 2016 - Halloween parties

Halloween for young and old - Children’s Halloween Party from 2pm Halloween dress up party for adults from 7.30


Can You Help?

Would you be willing to help with the running and upkeep of PMSC? As with any club the idea is to spread the load and avoid the situation where everything falls to a few overworked people. There is a wide range of opportunities to contribute:- Occasional tasks which can be done...


Saturday 5th November - Bread Bake Off

There are three sections: a. A loaf of bread – any shape or choice of flour(s) b. 6 bread rolls- any shape or choice of flour. c. A sweet yeast product. You may enter one, two or all three categories. Please bring your entry to the Clubhouse by 7.45pm on the 5th November. Judges will...


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London Array construction / Notices to Mariners

The final turbine has been installed and the wind farm is online, providing power for nearly half a million homes a year. Visit the London Array website for more information.

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Forthcoming events

Fri Oct 28 @21:00 -
Prize draw
Sat Oct 29 @14:00 -
Childrens Halloween party
Sat Oct 29 @19:30 - 11:00PM
Halloween dress up party for adults
Fri Nov 04 @21:00 -
Prize draw
Sat Nov 05 @19:30 - 11:00PM
Great Pin Mill Bake off - Bread
Fri Nov 11 @21:00 -
Prize draw
Sat Nov 12 @20:00 - 11:00PM
Visiting speaker
Fri Nov 18 @21:00 -
Prize draw

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