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British Youth Sailing

Providing opportunities for young dinghy sailors and windsurfers to develop their racing talent towards Olympic Classes sailing, the RYA's British Youth Sailing programme is the envy of the world!

Latest News

  • RYA British Youth Sailing Communication Policy - has been updated v.2  Please refer here our Policies page.
  • 2021 RYA Youth Nationals update - The event taking place at Plymouth Youth Sailing Club will now run on the 4th-9th April for the following Classes: 420, 29er, Nacra 15, ILCA 6 and ILCA 7. All other Classes (Kite Foiling and Wind Foiling) will run at a different venue (Both date and venue TBC).
  • Youth Performance Squads applications are now closed.
  • Profiling will no longer take place on 13th-14th February 2021 due to current governmental guidelines, further details will follow soon.
  • 2020-21 Youth Selection Policy has been released. Please click HERE for the Selection Policy and HERE for the supported events and squad sizes.
  • Youth to Olympic Transition Project - We are excited to announce our Transition to Olympic Class project, please click HERE for more information on how to apply.  Please note that applications are now closed.
  • Latest Laser 4.7 training information can be found HERE
  • 2020 International Competition - Please click here for an update letter on our position regarding international events for 2020. Please note this may be updated from time to time. If/when it is updated an update note will be added.
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