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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

  • RYA UK Youth Squad applications for the British Youth Sailing Team summer 2018 are closed.  Applicants are normally notified within 2 weeks of the last indicator
  • RYA UK Junior Squad - Laser 4.7 applications for summer 2018 have now opened.  Please click here to take you to the Junior Selection page to apply.  Applications close 23:59hrs on Monday 7th May 2018
  • Date for your diary: 2019 RYA Youth National Championships at WPNSA 12th - 19th April 2019
  • 2018 Topper Irish Nationals Notice of Selection has been published - Click here to take you to the Junior Selection page to view the latest policy
  • 2018/19 Techno UKJS International Summer Support Notice of Selection - click here to take you to the Junior Selection page to view the latest policy
  • Notice of Selection for the 2018 Youth Sailing World Championships - click here to take you to the Youth Selection page to view the latest policy
  • Notice of Selection 2018/19 BYS - click here to take you to the Youth Selection page to view the latest policy (including latest amendment 13/03/18)
  • Notice of Selection for the 2018 IOC Youth Olympic Games - click here to take you to the Youth Selection page to view the latest policy.  This includes any amendments
  • For Kite riders interested in the Youth Olympic Games selections click here for information 
  • 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
  • New "Guide to finding a coach" for parents can be found here