Improving lives

The Foundation honours the life and legacy of a sailor who was passionate about encouraging and helping others... more

The world's largest sailing event

Bart's Bash!

This year the aim of the 2016 campaign is to increase participation even further across the world with the ultimate... more

About our grants

Our grants

In 2015 alone, we have already supported 20 projects with funds totalling more than £250,000. Each project supports... more

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We need your help to get as many children and young people on the water to enjoy all of the benefits and opportunities... more

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Sailing insurance

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is passionate about introducing water sports participants to an insurance... more

Sail on Bart - Issue 2

Latest news

9th Aug 2016 8 girls from the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation (ASSF) have spent the day sailing on board an M32 Catamaran with some of the female sailors from The Magenta Project. more

4th Jul 2016 On Thursday 21st July, ahead of the America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth, all six America’s Cup teams will be holding a Pro-Am event on the Solent in aid of the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation (ASSF). more

26th May 2016 The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation (ASSF) will be working together with an aim to use this year’s Bart’s Bash to increase participation in sailing more

20th May 2016 Today HRH The Duchess of Cambridge visited the Land Rover BAR headquarters in Portsmouth, home of the America’s Cup team more