In just over two weeks Alexandra Palace will be transformed into a world of sailing to host the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show (04-05 March 2017).

Once again club members are invited to exclusive club events providing the perfect opportunity to prepare for the season ahead and inspire your members. Booking is now open and places are limited so make sure you book your space.

Here’s a taste of what’s on offer…

RYA Club Briefing

The RYA Club Briefing will take place on Saturday 04 March, with RYA staff presenting on a range of topics including RYA Strategy, Participation & Club Membership, Portsmouth Yardstick and Race Officials and Sailability. Each club can send up to two representatives and each attendee will receive a complimentary ticket to the show which can be collected after the Briefing.

The RYA Club Briefing will start at 10:30 in the Londesborough room with tea and coffee served from 10:00am.

Online bookings will close on 28 February for the Briefing.

RYA Club Workshops

RYA Club Workshops will take place on both Saturday and Sunday during the show. These hour long slots run by RYA experts include legal guidance, increasing participation plus social media and digital marketing. Book your place

Saturday 04 March - Workshop Topics



Technical and Racing Services

Palm Court Meeting Room 4


 Current Affairs and Legal

Londesborough Room


Funding for the Future 

 Palm Court Meeting Room 4


How to attract new members through your website (SocialB)

Londesborough Room


How can my club use Facebook to reach the right people? (SocialB) 

 Londesborough Room


Sunday 05 March - Workshops Topics

 Club Open Days & Push The Boat Out 

 Palm Court 5 Meeting room


How can my club use Facebook to reach the right people? (SocialB)

 Palm Court 5 Meeting room


Making your Club more Inclusive- Sailability 

 Londesborough Room


Funding and the Future 

 Londesborough Room


RYA Experts will be on hand throughout the weekend in the ‘Ask the RYA’ area of the Panamorma Hall and will be able to answer any of your club related questions as well as providing advice on getting on the water. 

Take advantage of the RYA affiliated club offer

Did you know RYA affiliated clubs can take advantage of a special ticket price of £10 when booking 10 tickets or more? Don’t forget two children (Under 16) get in free with each paying adult as well. That's a saving of £6 per ticket compared to buying your ticket on the day.

Get your advanced discount by going to the club area of the RYA website where you will find the code.

How can you keep track of What's On? 

Website: Facebook: /RYADinghyShow Twitter: @DinghyShow