News and Information from RYA OnBoard - March 2018


Welcome to the March edition of In Your Element.

In this issue:

OnBoard partners with Officine Panerai to launch new Challenger Trophy

Partnership with international watchmakers offers significant grant opportunities to OnBoard sailors and clubs.

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Building the future - developing instructor pathways for OnBoarders

How All-Aboard Watersports, Bristol have put in place an formal instructor pathway for OnBoarders.

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8 top tips to getting (and keeping) parents involved in sailing

How often do we hear it? “I would help but I don’t know what to do!” How parent volunteers have transformed Felpham SC. 

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Buzzing - how East Sussex OB series is growing to keep more kids involved

Buzz v Bay has given OnBoarders a pathway to keep sailing so now more clubs are getting involved.

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Performing arts to yacht design via America - how sailing changed Josie's life

Josie Crane was determined sailing was going to be her thing and her OnBoard club was her driving force.

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OnBoard news round up - March 2018

Looking back at the Dinghy Show, launching Regional Junior Championships & more...

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RYA Regional Development Officers

The RDOs are there to develop regular participation in sailing and windsurfing, and to further improve standards of safety, training and volunteer management at RYA-affiliated clubs and recognised training centres.

East Robbie Bell 

London & South East Steve Mitchell 

Midlands Gareth Brookes


North East  Sam Usher 

North West Adam McGovern 

South Susie Moore

South West Tony Wood 

Wales (North) Rosie Hearn 

Wales (South) Pete Muskett

Wales (West) Hester Walker

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