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Will your club be at the RYA Dinghy Show?

There’s less than two months to go until the RYA Dinghy Show in association with Yachts & Yachting and Suzuki – is your club ready? Head to Alexandra Palace on 02-03 March for this year’s action-packed show!


WIN tickets for your club members!

We’re offering RYA affiliated clubs and class associations the opportunity to win 10 adult day tickets to the Show – remember up to four children go FREE with each adult ticket. To enter, simply answer the following question:

‘Name one of the RYA Dinghy Show hosts for the 2019 Show?’

Email your answer and contact details to Entries close on 25 January 2019.

Find out more. Terms and Conditions apply.

Hear from sailing greats and industry experts

A brand new line up of speakers will be taking to the Show’s five stages to share their expertise this year. The first speakers were announced earlier this month – find out more.

If you’ve enjoyed the Future of Sailing webinars we’ve been hosting, then don’t miss Mark Jardine and Liz Rushall on the Main Stage on Saturday at 12:30, as they discuss the ‘Future of Dinghy Sailing’ with a panel of young sailors.

And once again the RYA and Yachts & Yachting Club of the Year will be crowned on Saturday at 16:00. If your club is thinking about entering next year and wants to know more, Ross Ryan from 2018 COTY, Notts County Sailing Club will be sharing his first-hand experience of the awards process and what winning has meant for the club. Catch him on the Main Stage, Saturday at 15:45.

For clubs

The Show is your chance to ask the experts! Why not make the most of the opportunity and speak face-to-face with members of the RYA team? Whether it’s club development advice you are looking for from the Regional Development Officers (RDOs) or legal advice from RYA Legal Manager, Mandy Peters, the whole team will be on hand to help.

The popular RYA Club Briefing will be hosted on Saturday at 10:30 in the Londesborough Room, just off of Palm Court. The free event is your chance to hear the latest club updates from the RYA team. Tea and coffee will be available for attendees from 10:00. Each club can book up to two places and each attendee will receive a complimentary ticket to the show at the end of the Briefing. Spaces are filling up, book your place now.

All this and more!

With more than 150 specialist exhibitors, interactive activities, expert advice and all the latest gear, it’s the perfect way to start the new sailing year with your club - what more are you waiting for?


Beat the queues and take advantage of RYA member and club discounts, saving up to 35%, by purchasing your tickets in advance.

To buy your tickets visit or call the ticket hotline on 0844 858 9069

Download the App

Don’t forget, you can use the RYA Dinghy Show App to purchase your tickets, plan your journey, navigate your way around the show and discover all the latest news. Available on Google Play and the Apple App Store – download it today!

Find out more

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