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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

  • Youth Racing Communique 1602 - Information regarding selection for RS:X Youth World Championships 2016
  • RYA 29er UK Youth Squad - There has been an amendment to the Secondary Indicator which will now be the GP1 at Rutland SC on 24th - 25th September 2016.
  • RYA Laser 4.7 Notice of Selection Including 2017 Season Event Support has now been published. Please find Laser 4.7 Girls here and Laser 4.7 Boys here
  • RYA 29er UK Youth Squad 2016/17 & Garda Eurocup 2016 - Q&A's
  • BYS Profiling Day, 24th September 2016 -  Northampton Test Times & Directions
  • British Youth Sailing Team has now been confirmed for the Youth Sailing World Championship - Click here to see the team
  • Zone, Junior and Youth Winter Squad Applications are now open - Click here to apply.  Please note that if you are applying for a Topper squad: Junior, Intermediate, ITCA (GBR) Youth, Zone or ITCA (GBR) 4.2, this is on one application, although you can select which one(s) you are applying for.  Junior/Intermediate and ITCA (GBR) Youth close midnight 18th September.  Zone and ITCA (GBR) 4.2 close midnight 2nd October 2016. 
  • Zone Championships are now open - Click here to enter
  • Cadet UK Junior Squad 2016/17 Notice of Selection has now been published
  • RS Feva XL UK Junior Squad 2016/17 Notice of Selection has now been published
  • Podium Potential Pathway (P3) Full-time Transition Pilot - If you will soon exit the Youth Programme with the intention of transitioning to Olympic Class sailing please click here to read about an exciting new pilot we are running.     
  • RYA appointed Team coaches & RYA agreed Class Association Coaches for Primary Selection events for the Youth Sailing World Championships are published here
  • 2016 Youth Sailing World Championships Notice of Selection has been published.
  • The 2016 British Youth Sailing Programme Selection Policy and Procedures has now been published.
  • Youth Racing Communique 1601 - Information for sailors regarding the Youth World Sailing Championships.



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