Latest updates

Key updates from across the British Youth Sailing programme

Date Latest Update Link
September 2021  Grants for Sailing: do you live in Hampshire or the surrounding counties .i.e. Dorset, Sussex & Surrey. The Royal Southern Yacht Club's charitable trust is inviting applications for grants to assist applicants with their sailing ambitions.  Applications close 15 November 2021 and awarded December 2021.  Click on the link opposite for more information.  Please note, the RYA are not taking applications for this but just assisting with the promotion.  Any queries need to be raised direct with the Royal Southern Yacht Club Trust Information Grant Application
September 2021 SportsAid week 2021 20-26 September: do you wish to undertake some physical activity whilst getting sponsored to help SportsAid and support the country most talented athletes?!  SportsAid website 
August 2021 Winter Youth Performance Squad 2021/22 applications are now open Click here to apply
August 2021 Regional Training Group 2021/22 applications are now open Click here to apply
August 2021  'Sailing Through a Dual Career' go-to resource guide has been published  Funding and education 
June 2021 BYS Notice of Selection 2021/22: policy now published, including correct Appendix A 2021 World Sailing Youth World Championships Notice of Selection has now been published Youth squads and summer teams
June 2021 DiSE Programme 2021-23 Cohort: An announcement has been made as to how we using the places we have been awarded for September 2021 intake RYA Press Release Funding and education
April 2021 RYA British Youth Sailing Communication Policy: This has been updated as v.2 Policies and procedures
Programme information

All the information to help you get involved from a local club level and progress within junior racing


Find out about the RYA youth classes and how to progress to senior sailing through the British Youth Sailing performance pathway


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