The ‘Consett in Focus’ Documentary Photography Group captures the town’s leisure pursuits. Let’s explore two remarkable recreational endeavours: Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club and Consett Eagles Rugby League Club.

Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club (DRSC) is a haven for water enthusiasts. With facilities for sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming, and rowing, it provides a range of exciting water activities. The club’s 3500-acre reservoir, surrounded by unspoiled hills, offers a serene setting for all skill levels. DRSC has a rich history and fosters talent, producing regional, national, and global champions. They also offer training courses and necessary gear.

Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club: Adventure and Tranquility

Photos by George Ledger

Consett Eagles Rugby League Club, established in March, has gained popularity in a short time. With over 30 players of various age groups, it allows rugby enthusiasts to continue playing during the summer months. Many players and coaches are involved with Consett RUFC as well.

Consett Eagles Rugby League Club: Cultivating Passion

Photos by Chris Bruce

The ‘Consett in Focus’ Documentary Photography Group showcases Consett’s recreational activities through captivating visuals. Their website features diverse pastimes and welcomes residents to share their activities.

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