Cruising Conference

The RYANI hosts a bi-annual Cruising Conference for any members and individuals interested in matters with regards cruising.

2021 Cruising Conference

Dates: 19th January, 26th January, 2nd February

Times:  1900-2030

Venue:  Virtual

The Conference, which will be hosted via Zoom, will run on Tuesday 19 January 2021, Tuesday 26 January 2021 and Tuesday 2 February 2021.

A jam-packed schedule of speakers and interactive sessions will cover a wide variety of topics ranging from information on environmental affairs to Sailing around Ireland and practical help with electronic safety equipment.

Conference delegates will benefit from updates on current RYA work for cruising members as well as interesting and informative key note speakers and workshop discussions.

Programme Overview:

Tuesday 19th January, 7.00pm
Colin Greetham, Ocean Signal   “EPIRBs and PLBs”    
Norman Kean    “Sailing around Ireland”    

Tuesday 26th Jan, 7.00pm
Colin Greetham, Ocean Signal   “AIS”  
RYA Updates on Brexit, environmental issues and RYA Safetrx    

Tuesday 2nd Feb, 7.00pm  
Colin Greetham, Ocean Signal    “Electronic Distress Flares”  
Pat Murphy          "Sailing from Panama to New Zealand"

Full Programme details can be found here

How to book a place

The evenings will be free and a place can be booked here

Yacht Cruising

The conference will cover the issues that matter most to cruisers, including post-Brexit guidance, training insights, real-life stories from fellow cruisers, as well as the latest developments in safety, and much more!