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Brighton Belle Sailing Club Provisional Membership Form

Provisional Members are granted the granted the right to sail on Brighton Belle for a period of 6 months, subject to payment of Sailing Fees at the Provisional Members rate.

Please enter details of the cruise you wish to join and fill in all the other boxes.

Cruise start location*
Cruise start date*
Number of days cruising
Provisional member
Full name*
Mobile phone:*
Please tell us a little about your previous sailing experience over the last few years. Absolute beginner? Expert? All welcome.

Emergency Contact details
(someone who will not be on your cruise)

Emergency Contact name: *
Emergency Contact phone: *
Emergency Contact address:

Contributions to costs

  • All members contribute towards the running costs and maintenance of Brighton Belle.
  • BBSC members will contribute £40 per days cruising or £15 for a part day cruise.
  • Provisional members will pay an additional sum for their provisional membership making their contribution £60 per day cruising or £30 for a part day cruise. 
  • In addition, all on board will share between them the direct costs incurred by Brighton Belle on your cruise including shared food and drink, berthing fees, fuel used etc. This will be managed with a boat kitty so bring some cash please.
Your contribution £60 x Number of days or £30 for a daysail *
The Small Print

Your personal details will be held on the Club’s database until your membership lapses for use by Club members and will not knowingly be divulged to third parties without your approval. You may request to see your details as held on file. For further information contact the Membership Secretary.

Risk Statement:

Yacht sailing is by its nature an unpredictable activity and therefore inherently involves an element of risk. By taking part in  sailing activities on Brighton Belle you agree and acknowledge that:

  1. You are aware of the inherent element of risk involved in the activity and accept responsibility for exposing yourself to such inherent risk, including risks to your person, your property, drowning, hypothermia, collision injuries and other physical injuries as well as possible death;
  2. You are responsible for the safety of yourself and your property whether afloat or ashore;
  3. You accept responsibility for any injury, damage or loss to the extent caused by your own negligence, actions or omissions;
  4. You will not participate in the cruise whilst under the influence of alcohol or drugs or whilst otherwise unfit to participate;
  5. It is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with any risks specific to sailing on Brighton Belle including any risks drawn to your attention in any rules or other information and to attend any safety briefing held by the skipper or mate;
  6. You will comply at all times with the instructions of your skipper or mate, particularly with regard to boat handling, wearing of buoyancy aids, using lifelines, and the wearing of suitable clothing for the conditions.
  7. You have a responsibility to inform the skipper before joining the boat for each cruise of any health problem, medical condition or disability whether you believe it will affect your ability to take part in an activity or not.

Your Declaration:

I hereby agree and acknowledge that I take part in the cruise of my own free will and at my own risk and that Brighton Belle Sailing Club and its Steering Committee and Trustees shall not be deemed to be responsible or liable whether in contract or in tort or under any statute for any personal injury (including illness) which may be suffered by me or any damage sustained to my personal property during the cruise or any other loss or damage suffered by me as a result of my participation in the cruise.

I confirm that I have read and understood the above and agree to be bound by it's terms and abide by the Brighton Belle Sailing Club Constitution and Rules. Read them here.

By submitting this form I confirm that I have read and understood the above and that I agree to be bound by these terms.


The skipper will confirm your place on the crew, usually within a couple of days.

Following acceptance of this application, your contribution must be submitted soon after to secure your place on the cruise.

Contributions once paid are not returnable unless for any reason the cruise does not take place.

Please make cheques payable to ‘Brighton Belle Sailing Club'.

Please prove you are human by copying the text into the box .

If you have any questions contact  Bob Williams on 01903 816676 or email

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