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    Youth Selection 

    Here you can find out how to get selected for the RYA UK Youth Squads including selection policies for the squads and other important Youth events.

    The RYA UK Youth Squad applications for the British Youth Sailing Team have now closed.

    Winter applications open 1st August 2018.  Further details will be provided nearer to the time.

    Please ensure you read the BYS Notice of Selection policy (link below) to check the eligibility.  Please also check the Profiling page here.  Applicants will usually be notified within 2 weeks of the final indicator via email.

    For details of the international events the RYA are supporting, this can be found via the BYS Notice of Selection policy (see below) or our 'International Events' webpage here.

    Policies

    2018/19 BYS Notice of Selection (including T1 Support)

    Click HERE to view latest policy

    Date of last revision Amendment Detail 
    13.03.18 Nacra 15 Primary Indicator - event corrected
    20.02.18 RS:X Female squad size numbers to match Male numbers 
    20.02.18  Appendix A; page 9 - Laser Radial Female, page 10 - Laser Radial Male and page 10 - Laser Standard: Secondary Indicator for September Squad selections (results from internationals) 
    29.01.18  Provided more clarity over the positioning of 29er events 
    12.01.18 Laser Radial Europa Cup (T1 Support) - event date corrected

    2018 Youth Sailing World Championships

    Click HERE to view the latest policy

    Date of last revision Amendment Detail 
    N/A N/A

    2018 IOC Youth Olympic Games

    Click HERE to view latest policy

    Date of last revision

    Amendment Detail

    19.01.18

    Updated 5. Selection (5.3.3 and 5.3.4) for the BKA Twin Tip primary indicator location and date

    Please Note: we will 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

    15.09.17 Updated 5. Selection (5.3.1 and 5.3.2) for the BIC Techno Techno Plus primary indicator date

    Youth Squad Indicators

    Laser Standard

               
    DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:
    Primary Indicator 30 Mar - 6 Apr 2018            Largs Sailing Club            RYA Youth National Championships           
    Secondary Indicator  17 - 18 Mar 2018  WPNSA  UKLA Qualifier 
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events: 
    Primary Indicator  1 - 8 Jul 2018  Gdynia, Poland  Laser Standard U21 World Championships 2018 
    Secondary Indicator 21 - 27 Jul 2018  Plymouth  UK Laser Open National Championships 
    Secondary Indicator  22 - 23 Sep 2018  South Shields  UKLA Qualifier 

    Laser Radial

               
    DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:
    Primary Indicator 30 Mar - 6 Apr 2018             Largs Sailing Club            RYA Youth National Championships           
    Secondary Indicator 17 - 18 Mar 2018  WPNSA  UKLA Qualifier            
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events: 
    Primary Indicator  18 - 25 Aug 2018  Kiel, Germany  Laser Radial Youth World Championships 

    420

               
    DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:
    Primary Indicator    
    420 World & Junior European Class Selection Series
    Secondary Indicator 30 Mar - 6 Apr 2018            Largs Sailing Club RYA Youth National Championships
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events: 
    Primary Indicator  22 - 23 Sep 2018  WPNSA  420 event
    Secondary Indicator  25 - 28 Aug 2018  Brightlingsea  420 UK Nationals 

    29er

               
     DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:
    29er Euro Champs Primary Indicator 30 Mar - 6 Apr 2018 Largs Sailing Club RYA Youth National Championships
    29er Euro Champs Secondary Indicator 1 Apr 2018
    Class Ranking List
    29er Eurocup and 29er Euro Primary Indicator 22 - 23 Sep 2018 WPNSA Grand Prix 1
    29er Eurocup and 29er Euro Secondary Indicator 6 - 12 Aug 2018 Helsinki, Finland 29er European Championships
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events:
    Primary Indicator  22 - 23 Sep 2018  WPNSA Grand Prix 1 
    Secondary Indicator  6 - 12 Aug 2018  Helsinki, FInland  29er European Championships 

    RS:X

                           
    DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:
    Primary Indicator 13 - 15 Apr 2018         WPNSA            RYA RS:X Youth National Championships           
    Secondary Indicator 10 - 11 Mar 2018 WPNSA RYA National Ranker
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events: 
    Primary Indicator  18 - 25 Aug 2018  Sopot, Poland RS:X Youth / Senior European Championships
    Secondary Indicator  Sep 2018  TBC  National Windsurfing Championships 

    Nacra 15

               
    DATE VENUE COMMENTS
    April (British Youth Sailing Team summer entry) indicator events:

    Primary Indicator

    30 Mar - 6 Apr 2018 Largs Sailing Club    RYA Youth National Championships
    Secondary Indicator

    10 - 11 Mar 2018   

    WPNSA RYA National Ranker
     
    September (UK Youth Squad) indicator events: 
    Primary Indicator 15 - 22 Aug 2018  Lake Garda, Italy Nacra 15 European Championships 
    Secondary Indicator  Sep 2018  TBC  Catamaran Open, Nacra 15 

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