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To apply for the British Keelboat Academy, you need to be aged between 18-24 years old during the squad year.

The BKA 2019/20 applications are now open. They will close on 22nd September at 23.59.

You need to have a British passport and be available to train and race in the UK. You need to be able to pay the squad fee (£360, inc vat) which helps pay for the training weekends, boats, coaches, lecture rooms and clothing.  Accommodation and food will only be provided at the Squad Induction weekend (9/10th November) in Port Solent.

To race at a high level, sailors need to be physically and mentally fit. The programmes include fitness sessions aiming at improving your personal fitness; please contact us if you think this could be an issue.

If you have any concerns or queries, please contact us.


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