Welcome

This site aims to provide information for anyone considering taking up the sport of sailing, as well as keeping the already well established sailing community informed about regional events on and off the water.

RYA Yorkshire & Humberside

The site contains information about finding clubs in your area, where you can receive training from RYA qualified instructors or where you can just take the family for their first sailing experience.

Events

In an attempt to help clubs prepare a clash free event calendar for 2013 please let us have confirmed or provisional dates for 2013 this will then help us to develop a 2013 regional events calendar.

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Rewarded for a Lifetime Commitment to Sailing

Two sailors from the RYA (Royal Yachting Association) Yorkshire and Humber Region have been rewarded for their years of service to the sport. Josie Gentry from Sheffield has been chosen by the RYA Honours and Awards Panel to receive a RYA Regional Award and David Waterhouse from Otley will receive a Lifetime Commitment Award. “We…

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How Will You “Push The Boat Out” In 2014?

May is National Watersports Month and hundreds of sailing clubs across the country will be opening their doors and inviting people of all ages and abilities to come along and have a go at sailing and windsurfing. Sailing Clubs across the RYA Yorkshire and Humberside Region are ready to welcome visitors over the weekend of…

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Inspiring Sailing Facilities for Ripon SC

Sailing clubs across Yorkshire and Humberside are dusting off their sail covers and preparing for the new season. Since 2012, over £500,000 has been spent on the improvement of sailing facilities across the north of England and we now have facilities to match the best in the country. Ripon Sailing Club, based near Knaresborough in…

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From Sport England’s Inspired Facilities Fund

Ulley Sailing Club In South Yorkshire Has Secured Olympic Legacy Funding to the Tune of £50,000 Ulley Sailing Club in South Yorkshire has secured Olympic legacy funding to the tune of £50,000 from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund. To date, more than 1,300 local sports projects across the country have now received National Lottery funding…

Otley Sailing Club in West Yorkshire has secured Olympic legacy funding to the tune of £50,000 from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund

Inspiring Sailing Facilities for Otley

Otley Sailing Club in West Yorkshire has secured Olympic legacy funding to the tune of £50,000 from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund. To date, more than 1,300 local sports projects across the country have now received National Lottery funding through Inspired Facilities, part of the Sport England Olympic and Paralympic legacy programme. Sport England today…