National & International Sailing Organisations
Local & Regional Sailing Organisations
Sailing Internet Groups & Forums
- RYA Forum Index 16 forums covering different areas of interest to sailors and sailing organizations.
- Yachts‐and‐Yachting Forum Index
- Boating and Water Safety for Kids
- Camsail Winter Talks
- Yachting‐and‐Boating World Forum Index Yachtings and Boating World publish magazines such as Practical Boat Owner and Yachting Monthly.
- uk.rec.waterways For those interested in waterways.
Local Chandlers & Other Suppliers
- Ely Boat Chandlers supplied the outboards for the CSC safety boats. They concentrate on equipment that’s general to river boating, but have a range of sailing equipment.
- Jones Boat Chandlery– St Ives
- Two Tees’ Boat Yard 01223 365597
- Jay’s Marine Services 077 76 130 921
- Jonti of Grafham Sailing chandlery mainly aimed at dinghies and windsurfing.
- Jimmy Green Marine have a free delivery policy on many items, with a quoted 5-day delivery. Fast delivery and great service!
- Force 4 Chandlery
- Coast Water Sports
Naviagation on Rivers Cam & Great Ouse
- Cam Conservators The Cam Conservators are the navigation authority for the River Cam upstream of Bottisham Lock.
- Environmental Agency
- Anglian Waterways River Great Ouse Great information for navigation and recreation such as registering your boat and other important information.34567361633
- Great Ouse Boating Association GOBA looks after the interests of boat owners on the River Great Ouse and its tributaries, including the River Cam.
- The Fens Waterways Link
Other Cambridgeshire River Links
- Cam Valley Forum set up in response to concerns about the future of the River Cam and its tributaries
- River care campaigns to keep rivers clear
- Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve National Trust protected fenland by Wicken Lode and close to River Cam
- Fen Rivers Way Mainly about the paths both sides of the river from Cambridge via the CSC and Ely to King’s Lynn
- Cambridge Motor Boat Club Our next‐door neighbours on the Cam at Clayhithe
Registered Boats Listing
The Boat Listing Alphabetical list with over 40,000 individual boats registered on British Waterways and Environment Agency Waters
Sailing, Boating & Naval Terms
- An index of maritime terminology Glossary compiled by Peter Monks for the website of the Mariners’ Mailing list
- Taylor Made Systems’ Glossary Glossary provided on the site of a US manufacturer of marine glazing systems!
- NMR Maritime Craft Type Thesaurus English Heritage classifications of types of main craft with brief descriptions.
- Trip Buzz- The Ultimate Sailing Resource Guide
- Tying Knots
- www.hmy.com/a-scouts-guide-to-boating-knotsTying more knots