Disabled people racing Skud 18s

Develop your skills

Whether you just want to get better at what you do or share your passion and knowledge to inspire others, there is a pathway for you

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Lots of sailors give their time too. There is a range of on and off the water volunteer roles you could get involved in.

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RYA training is world renowned. Course adjustments can be made to enable access.

Sailability and Powerability log book

A brilliant way to develop your skills, track your progress and celebrate your achievements in sailing, powerboating or both. Completely adaptable to the way you learn.

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Find the best fit for you

With over 200 Sailability venues, there is somewhere on the water near you. Finding the best fit for your values, needs and budget is key to your enjoymebnt.

Your first visit

Before your first visit, find out what support you can expect, plan what you need to bring and think about the support you will need

Any questions

Everyone's different, so contact us if you have questions or want to find out more about how boating can be made to work for you

Experienced sailors

Looking for the next challenge - the only limit is your imagination. There is a world of opportunity to develop your skills, build confidence and nurture your passion.

New sailors

A level playing field. Everyone can go sailing. Rule the waves with activities for young people, adults and groups at your pace, adapted to your abilities

Types of boats

Sailing is open to everyone. Regardless of age or ability, it’s a level playing field out on the water and the opportunities to get involved are ever evolving. Find out about some of the boats involved