A 77-year-old Little Billing woman, who had a stroke four years ago, says learning to sail at Northampton Sailability is "The best thing I ever did!" after sailing solo for the first time.
Sally Evans lost... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 10:30
A Kettering mum insists "Sailing is the perfect activity for the whole family to be involved in" as a month of free RYA Push The Boat Out 'try sailing' events launches across Northamptonshire next weekend... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:30
The RYA has an incredible, unique development opportunity for you to help make a difference...
Are you interested in contributing to the development of sail racing and passionate about volunteering and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:15
Do you know why your members stay with you or when they leave do you ask why?
Understanding people's motivations for being a member at your club is an integral part of understanding if you're giving your... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:28
Recent RYA Midlands' conference showed there are misconceptions around running your own instructor training
What are the challenges/barriers to becoming an Instructor or Race Coach?
This was the first... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:21
Voting is now open for the RYA and Yachts & Yachting Club of the Year Award 2018 which recognises and promotes the outstanding achievements of sailing clubs across the UK.
Nominations were received... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:38
10 - 11 February 2018, Alexandra Hotel, Swindon
Calling all RYA centre principals, dinghy coach assessors and powerboat, PWC and windsurfing trainers! There are still a few places remaining at the RYA... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:30
Applications for RYA Club of the Year 2018 are now invited
Throughout the UK there is a remarkable array of people who work together to create vibrant clubs that introduce and retain large numbers of people... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:20
Banbury SC is throwing open the doors of its new £135,000 clubhouse and inviting you and your family to try sailing for free on Saturday (2 September) (2pm-4pm).
Almost 80 people from some 30 families... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 04:30
The number of newly qualified instructors and race coaches in the Midlands have been decreasing for the past two years.
Just think about the impact of that for a second.
As clubs and centres our aim is to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:37