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North Side Access Now Open

Kearsney Abbey Boating Lake - 28 November 2020

Yacht Race Events: Bi-weekly Yacht racing events will continue throughout the winter months, using the South side of the Boating Lake as a control area, following the current Government Covid Guidelines and Club procedures.

Once the work on upgrading the North side Boating Lake paths and seating is completed, we will move back to this side as the sailing control area.

Each event consists of five, three lap races, around the clubs permanent marker buoys on the Boating Lake. 

Each race will be limited to a maximum 6 entrants at this time.

Cancelled Until Further Notice

Powerboat events: All club organised events remain Cancelled until further notice. However, the Boating Lake is open for members to socially sail at all times, following the current Government Guidance

The Club;

The Model Boat Association Dover (MBA Dover) was formed in May 1993, by a group of people who enjoyed sailing model boats of all types, and has now grown into a flourishing club.

MBA Dover operates on the boating lake within the grounds of “Kearsney Abbey Park" which is situated at the Temple Ewell end of the Alkham Road. There are car parks, a restaurant and public toilets.

The club meets regularly throughout the year to sail radio controlled model boats. Including electric, steam powered and yachts. All are welcome but I/C Engines of any kind are not permitted on the lake.

Regular monthly club meetings are held at The Cricketers public house in River, Dover.


Details of all Club and other relevant Model Boat events can be found in the "Diary Dates"

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