Improving lives

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

Join the ASF at Lendy Cowes Week

Cowes Week 2017

As the official charity of Lendy Cowes Week 2017, the Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF) will be providing a range of activities both on and off the water during the regatta. more

About our grants

Our grants

We have already supported in excess of 20 projects with funds totalling more than £250,000. Each project supports... more

Help us change lives

Support us

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 Foundation is passionate about introducing water sports participants to an insurance... more

Sail on Bart - Issue 3

Latest news

17th Jul 2017 The Andrew Simpson Foundation, the UK-based Sailing Charity with a global reach, sits at the epicentre of the unique annual sailing event, the biggest sailing event in the world, Bart's Bash, which this year takes place over the weekend of 16-17 September. more

14th Jul 2017 The Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF) is providing ‘Discover Sailing’ and ASF Sailing Club sessions to young people aged 9-13 years through the Portsmouth Sailing Project this August. The sailing sessions are aimed at young people from the community of Portsmouth, with a focus on those from disadvantaged backgrounds. more

14th Jun 2017 Congratulations to Ian, Hamish, Anna, Niamh, Alastair and Finlay who have all achieved their RYA Dinghy Instructor Certificates whilst taking part in a training course at Loch Tummel Sailing Club, Pitlochry, Scotland this week. more

12th Jun 2017 The Andrew Simpson Foundation : The Sailing Charity Delivering a host of FUNdraising, Educational & Inspirational activities at Lendy Cowes Week (29 July - 5 August) more