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British Youth Sailing 

Providing opportunities for young dinghy sailors and windsurfers to develop their racing talent towards Olympic Classes sailing, the RYA's British Youth Sailing programme is the envy of the world!

Latest News

  • The RYA Racing Events department is conducting research into event venues for RYA Youth Nationals and Eric Twiname Junior Championships. We would be grateful if you could complete this survey
  • Entries are now open for the 2018 RYA Youth National Championships. Click here to enter
  • All latest Selection policies can be found under 'Squads' followed by relevant level; Zone, Junior or Youth followed by 'Selection' (please navigate using the left hand tool bar)
  • The Notice of Selection for the 2018 IOC Youth Olympic Games has been updated under 5 Selection (5.3.3 and 5.3.4) for the BKA Twin Tip primary indicator location and date; click here to view.  Please note that we will continue to work closely with the UKWA, Techno 293 UK, the Nacra 15 Class Association, the BKA and UKCRA in terms of supporting sailors and riders in preparation for this event.  Selectors will be liaising closely with the relevant organisations and seeking their feedback and input in the selection process
  • National Windsurfing Championships 2017 results can be found here
  • Please click here to read important information about the RS:X class at the 2018 RYA Youth Nationals.  This is relevant to all youth age windsurfers   
  • Thank you to those who completed feedback for the RYA Youth Nationals, these are the 'Hot Topics' that we will be looking into over the coming year
  • Dates for your Diary! 2018 RYA Youth Nationals. The 2018 RYA Youth National Championships will be held in Largs from 30 March - 6 April 2018. Friday 30 March - Profiling. Saturday 31 March - Profiling, Registration and Measurement. Sunday 1 April - Registration and Measurement. Monday 2 April - Racing starts. Friday 6 April Racing finishes
  • 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships Notice of Selection has been amended and now includes Primary and Secondary indicator events for Nacra 15 catamaran (Open). Please click here
  • The 2016 British Youth Sailing Programme Selection Policy and Procedures has now been published