Yachtmarket.com Southampton Boat Show 15-24 September

Not only can RYA members claim their FREE ticket to any day of the Show, including Public Preview Day, members can also purchase up to three additional tickets at the special discounted rate of just £12.00 (a transaction fee of £1.95 applies for purchased tickets).

Up to four children, aged 15 and under, are also admitted FREE for every standard adult ticket presented. Claim your free ticket

Barts Bash 16-17 September

The fourth Bart’s Bash takes place over the weekend of 16-17 September. Bart’s Bash sees hundreds of sailing venues across the globe from sailing clubs to windsurfing groups, hosting a mass participation club race and raising funds for charity in memory of Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson. Find out more information and sign up at www.bartsbash.com

RYA Affiliated Club Conferences October onwards

Once again we will be running the RYA Affiliated Club Conferences in each of the seven England regions, Scotland and Wales. Find venues and dates for your region

RYA Club of the Year- Applications open in September

RYA Club of the Year Award recognises and promoted the outstanding achievements of clubs across the UK. Now presented in five categories: Communication, Innovation, Inclusivity, Facility Development and Increasing Participation. Nominations open in September.

RYA Volunteer Awards- Nominations open in November

The RYA Volunteer awards are otherwise known as the MBE's of our sport and recognise the outstanding contributions made by volunteers throughout the UK. If you know a volunteer who deserves an award then nominations open at the end of November.

RYA Dinghy Show- 03-04 March 2018

The RYA Dinghy Show presented by Suzuki in association with Yachts & Yachting and Gill is returning to Alexandra Palace. The show will be packed full of inspiration for your club members to kick start their sailing season. Help to support to the show by displaying the poster on you notice board before the summer holidays end!