BYS Recognised Windsurfing Clubs are a nationwide network of windsurfing clubs where young people can get together every week to learn new windsurfing skills and spend time with their friends on the water.
The aim is to grow the number of young people windsurfing and develop their windsurfing ability. This in turn will feed the RYA performance pathway, the foundation for podium performances at National and International Events and ultimately the Olympic Games.
But primarily for your club, it's a way in which you can help secure the future of your training centre, windsurfing or sailing club.
All you need is time, enthusiasm, and your commitment to provide:
If you are already an RYA training centre for windsurfing and can provide the above, then once you have completed a BYS Recognised Windsurfing Club registration form, your recognition should follow quickly.
As your club progresses, we would encourage:
Clubs and centres that want to be considered, should get in touch with a Regional Performance Manager who can discuss this in more detail and support you through the process.
The BYS Recognised Windsurfing Club application form is available to download.
Please complete the form and return it to BYSRWC@rya.org.uk.