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iQFOiL replaces RS:X as a Recognised Youth Class

The iQFOiL youth windfoiling class has become a British Youth Sailing Recognised Class in recognition of the exciting new discipline’s inclusion at the Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028 Olympics

New clubhouse for Sussex YC set to open

Sussex Yacht Club, formed in 1892, is a step closer to opening the doors of its new home following a handover of its new clubhouse building.

Royal Yachting Association pays tribute to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The Royal Yachting Association is deeply saddened by the loss of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh – former RYA President and RYA Honorary Member

2021 RYA Dinghy Show this weekend at a cloud near you

The virtual edition of the 2021 RYA Dinghy Show presented by Suzuki, will take place this weekend, 27-28 February, with On-line visitors able to enter the virtual lobby and explore from 10am on Saturday

RYA 2021 Youth Nationals postponed

The RYA has decided that in light of the current Covid-19 situation it is in the best interests of all parties to postpone the 2021 Youth National Championships

RYA welcomes return of grassroots sailing in England

The RYA welcomes the UK Government’s COVID-19 Winter Plan, which ensures the current restrictions on grassroots sailing in England can be lifted on 2 December 2020

RYA 2021 Dinghy Show will become a virtual event

The RYA Dinghy Show will become a virtual event for 2021 due to the current escalation of COVID-19

Orca Whale incidents result in Navigation Exclusion Zone off NW Spain

The RYA has been notified of a number of incidents involving orca whales bumping and damaging sailing craft within Spanish waters, a Navigation Exclusion Zone has been set off NW Spain

RYA awarded £150,000 of National Lottery Funding from Sport England’s Tackling Inequalities Fund

The RYA has been awarded £150,000 of National Lottery Funding from Sport England’s Tackling Inequalities Fund

RYA increase entry quota for Youth National Championships

British Youth Sailing is to increase the entry quota for the 2020 Youth National Championships following a review of the site capacity and the number of boats that can be safely accommodated

British Sailing Team foilers return to international competition

The British Sailing Team’s foilers will lead the charge for medals as international competition resumes for the first time in six months this week

Ian Walker explains latest RYA Return to Play Guidance document

The RYA has issued a new document, the snappily titled, Guidance on sailing and racing with participants from different households during COVID-19 in England