Dates for your diary:

10th April 2016
Full Regatta

15th May 2016
Full Regatta

26th June 2016

14th August 2016
Full Regatta

4th September 2016
Sub day


Club Emblem

Formed in 1996, Furness Model Boat club is the most recent re-incarnation of a long history of model boat clubs and associations in the Barrow area.

Our sailing waters are located in Barrow in Furness Park lake, where we have a clubhouse with hot drinks and a chat always available.
                                                                                Barrow Park Lake

Barrow Park Lake, viewed from alongside our club house.

Hints and tips.
Do you want to drill a hole to a set depth? The easy way is to slide a piece of plastic tube over the drill, adjust the drill in the chuck until the exposed drill  length is the same as the hole depth required.
Get a cheap set of digital verniers, grind one leg shorter than the other, put a point on it and you have an accurate marking out tool.
Do you want to use LED lighting on your boat? This useful LED wizard will do the sums for you.

Trying to convert one scale to another? This will help you out.
Lots of unit conversions here
Two of our current members, Boomer and Freya
sadly our two old friends Billy and Ginny are now staying at the great kennel in the sky

Membership fees:

Adult: 15
Junior: 7.50
Family: 22.50

Public liability insurance, included in the membership fees, is subject to terms and conditions displayed in the clubhouse.

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