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RYA Scotland Performance Teams

If you think you have the potential to be the next Scottish sailor on the Olympic podium and you are committed to working hard, improving yourself as an athlete and push the limits then the Performance Team route is for you!

The RYA Scotland Performance Team is the pinnacle of the Junior and Youth Performance Pathway in Scotland, acting as the next step after Class Academy involvement. Those selected for the Team will be offered the opportunity to attend 6 training camps that will focus on building upon the skills and support necessary for GBR Squad Selection.

Our expert coaches in each class will provide a programme of activity throughout the year to help improve not only your sailing skills but your development as a athlete.

As part of the Performance Team, sailors will be expected to attend certain national events and additional fitness workshops.

The following 2019/20 Scotland Performance Teams are now open for application here

  • Topper
  • Optimist
  • Laser

Please submit your applications by noon on the 11th August 2019.

Standards are high, applications for the Performance Teams will be open throughout the summer with offers being made by early September.  If you have any questions, please contact Abbie Hewitt, our High Performance Manager.

The 2019/20 Scotland Techno Team is now also open for application. Please complete the form and refer to the Techno Team Selection Policy and privacy statement found on the Selection page.   Applications should be returned to  by 12 noon on 16 September 2019.



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