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03 Jun 24

Celebrate those making a real difference in our boating community

2024 RYA Eric Twiname Championships, credit Mark Radford/RYA
Pathway Evolution Webinar Series
07 Jun 24
Boats anchored in a bay
Anchoring and mooring: What are your experiences?
05 Jun 24
Anna Burnet - mixed multihull (Nacra 17). Team GB sailing team announcement for Paris 2024. October 10 - St Pancras Station, London.
Burnet hails ‘huge step forward’ in female representation
24 May 24
Save on your show tickets

Southampton International Boat Show | 13 - 22 September

RYA members can take advantage of an exclusive ticket offer to this year’s show.

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The Royal Yachting Association is the national governing body for dinghy, motor and sail cruising, all forms of sail racing, RIBs and sportsboats, windsurfing and personal watercraft, and is a leading representative body for inland waterways cruising in the UK.



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