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RYA Regional Training Days 2024


The RYA Regional Training Days 2024 will challenge you and your team to grow and develop your skills. During the events, you’ll be able to deepen your knowledge of existing disciplines or broaden your scope by trying something new.

Open to instructors and racing coaches, as well as club, centre and Sailability volunteers, join your regional team for a day of personal learning and development, with expertise on offer to enhance your knowledge and practical skillset.

A whole group session is available as well as a comprehensive programme of workshops on power, sail, or boardsports. All of which will be tailored to your region and cover both personal and teaching skills.

Expect to see

The agenda encompasses the RYA Together on Water ethos. All sessions are relevant to and designed to inspire those involved in delivering RYA programmes, including our training schemes, Onboard and Sailability With additional information on how to increase the accessibility of your activities.

New for this year is the Coaching Carousel, where you can select three 15-minute ‘pop-up’ sessions. Each focusing on the different aspects of delivering activity afloat, instructing, and coaching.

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Attendance starts at £30 and includes activities on the day, use of equipment, lunch and refreshments.

  • £30 RYA member
  • £35 non-member

Dates and venues

Find out more about the event in your region and book your place.


03 Mar 2024


Grafham Water Centre, Chichester Way, Perry, Huntingdon PE28 0GW

09 Mar 2024


Rutland SC, Gibbet Lane, Edith Weston, Oakham LE15 8HJ

16 Mar 2024


Thorney Island Sailing Club, Church Rd, Emsworth PO10 8DS

16 Mar 2024

London & South East

Queen Mary SC, Queen Mary Reservoir, Ashford Road, Ashford, Middlesex, TW15 1UA

17 Mar 2024

South West

Whitefriars SC, Lake 26, Cotswold Water Park, Ashton Keynes, Cirencester SN6 6FW

24 Mar 2024

North West

The Anderton Centre, New Rd, Chorley, PR6 9HG

23 Mar 2024

North East

Welton Waters Adventure Centre, Common Ln, Brough, HU15 1XL

23 Mar 2024

Northern Ireland

Strangford Lough Yacht Club, Whiterock Bay Newtownards BT23 6PY

13 Apr 2024

North East

Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club, Blanchland, Consett, DH8 9PT


Find out more about the RYA’s regional training opportunities.