There aren’t many feelings that compare with being at sea and sailing can offer you the chance to experience a unique sense of freedom and independence.

Whether its purely for fun, relaxation, and enjoying the scenery or for the thrill of a race, sailing has something to offer everyone.

It is a great way to leave behind the stress of daily life as well giving you the chance to make friends and see the world.

Things you might need to get started

  • Many facilities will be able to provide all the equipment you will need to get started.
  • Life jackets will be provided but it’s always a good idea to bring warm clothing.

Find out more

The Royal Yachting Association is the national governing body for the sport in the UK: https://www.rya.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx

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