How To Find Us

Our Headquarters are based at South Shields  Sailing Club and  is easily reached from the A 1 motorway by following the directions:-

From The South

After the Washington Birtley services bear off the A1 towards the Tyne Tunnel At the end of the motorway roundabout bear straight ahead signposted for South Shields At the next roundabout go straight ahead for South Shields and passing on the right the Lakeside Inn.  At the next roundabout straight ahead for South Shields. Through the traffic lights and over a bridge to 2 more roundabouts with an Esso garage on the right. Bear right under a railway bridge after the Esso garage and heading for South Shields. At the next roundabout straight across but keep to the left ready for another roundabout and signposted to the left for Riverside.  Follow the riverside road for approx. 1 mile passing the new courthouse on the right and to yet again a double roundabout where you cross straight over. The last roundabout is immediately ahead and you go straight over still following the river and over a concrete arched bridge. Follow the road down to the low level and the sailing club is immediately after the new white and brick towered housing. Go past the first compound and turn left at the next road. Work your way back onto the launching ramp and the main compound gates

From The North

Follow A19 to the Tyne Tunnel immediately after leaving the Tyne Tunnel take the 2nd exit off the roundabout for the A185 signposted South Shields. Follow this road for approx. 1mile passing an industrial estate on the right and going through a set of traffic lights. At the roundabout take the first exit left, under a railway bridge, heading for South Shields. At the next roundabout straight across but keep to the left ready for another roundabout and signposted to the left for Riverside. Follow the riverside road for approx. 1 mile passing the new courthouse on the right and to yet again a double roundabout where you cross straight over. The last roundabout is immediately ahead and you go straight over still following the river and over a concrete arched bridge. Follow the road down to the low level and the sailing club is immediately after the new white and brick towered housing. Go past the first compound and turn left at the next road. Work your way back onto the launching ramp and the main compound gates