Watersports Centre

Development of around 20,000sq feet, Cavendish Dock, multi use support powerboating, leisure sailing, training.

A Watersports Centre

There are plans for a dockside watersports centre catering for

  • canoeing,
  • sailing,
  • wind-surfing power boat racing.  

The Watersports Centre will be located on the town side of Ramsden Dock with access from St George’s Square.

Formula 2 National Grand Prix Power Boat racing has been held in Barrow’s Ramsden Dock since 2003 and has attracted up to 3,500 visitors for individual events.

Power boat racing has become a popular attraction. following the speed restrictions being placed on Lake Windermere.