Watch The Brand New RYA Dinghy Racing Channel

26 Sep 20

Although the ‘Dinghy Racing Channel’ is specifically for Dinghy Racers – there are a variety of videos and topics to keep all dinghy sailors - whatever your level - happy.

Topics so far include:

  • Making sure you have the best tactics on the course
  • Which is the best high performance dinghy for club sailors
  • How to avoid crashes
  • Kids foiling game changer
  • Racing rules explainer: Windward mark rounding and Getting a better start

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Sail Smarts – kids lockdown activities

Sail Smarts is the RYA Onboard themed videos which we launched at the beginning of Lockdown.

These fun videos are for kids who are learning to sail, explore a wide range of activities and are an excellent resource to help you if you’re looking for things to keep OnBoarders engaged and entertained.

Topics covered so far include:

  • #Knotonthwater – a variety of videos teaching kids various knots
  • Weather forecast and clouds
  • Famous explorers
  • What to wear on the water
  • Planning an adventure
  • Picking up a mooring

You can find all the Sail Smarts videos here.


Keep sailing from home

As lockdown varies through-out the Home Nations, and with so much uncertainty about what changes may come in the coming months, we are pleased to report that our popular ‘Lockdown’ #SailFromHome content is here to stay.


Other RYA YouTube resources

The RYA YouTube Channel has a plethora of videos to watch and learn from. It is a great resource for guidance on how to develop your other activities - it’s all here to discover.

The Channel includes #BoatingIsBack videos which are a great resource to help clubs and centres get back onto the water. Content so far includes Advice for running Covid secure open events and Dealing with a local lockdown. 

All the content on the RYA YouTube Channel is colour-coded and organised into playlists so it's quick and easy to find what you’re most interested in.