Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our primary concern remains the health of our members, affiliated clubs and classes, recognised training centres, instructors, staff and volunteers.

Read about our latest advice to boaters on returning back to the water

See our downloadable PDF on the RYA's roadmap for recreational boaters getting back on the water.

Advice for Club & Centres
Guidance for training centres

Temporary adjustments and considerations for RYA recognised training centres

Advice and support for clubs and centres

Information and expertise from the RYA's Legal Team

Frequently asked questions

Get the latest advice on how to operate a safe environment for your club

Advice from Home Countries
RYA Wales

Get the latest information on Coronavirus and how it may affect boaters in Wales


Find out how RYA Northern Ireland are keeping boaters up to date with the latest Coronavirus news

RYA Scotland

See how RYA Scotland are keeping boaters informed with the latest updates around COVID-19


We are pleased that outdoor sport and recreation has been confirmed as the first activity after education to be released from lockdown in England. This prioritisation by the Government clearly acknowledges the many positive mental and physical benefits of outdoor sport, as well as its safety and low rates of transmission.

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