Get interactive


There are plenty of free interactive features for you and the whole family to enjoy at the 2020 show.  Try sailing on dry land on one of our simulators, learn to trapeze on the rig or fly on foils on the 360 VR experience. 

On the Water 360 Virtual Reality - Panorama Hall

Come and experience the thrill of foiling, dinghy sailing and windsurfing on the RYA On the Water 360 VR experience.

Activity Pool - Panorama Hall

Come and race the model boats against your friends at the Activity Pool 


Sailing Simulator - Panorama Hall

Following the course on the big screen, try sailing on dry land, practice on your own or race against a friend. 


Trapeze Rig - Panorama Hall

Come and perfect your trapeze skills in the Interactive Zone. Practice your tacks as you move across the rig, instructors will guide you through.


Treasure Hunt

Collect your treasure map upon arrival and navigate your way around the halls collecting clues and treasure along the way. 

Beginners Trail 

If you are new to sailing, then don't miss the 'Beginners Trail' starting in the Panorama Hall at 11am and 2pm on both days. This is your chance to explore the Show with an RYA expert who will show you everything you need to get started on the water.


Boat Repair Workshops - Great Hall

Come along to the boat repair workshops in the Great Hall at 11:00. 12:00, 13:00, 14:00 and 15:00. There will be demonstrations on basic boat repair techniques and Pete Vincent talks about GRP boat repairing for the novice, including hints on general maintenance and how to avoid unnecessary repairs. Pete will be on hand all weekend for expert advice on all aspects of boat repairs. 


Trailer Workshops - Great Hall

There will be Trailer Workshops taking place under the organ loft in the Great Hall at 11:30 and 14:30 both days.