Why choose RYA Training Centres and Courses?

Why choose RYA Training Centres and Courses?

Did you know that there are 25,000 recognised RYA training centres across the world? But, why choose an RYA training? The prestigious Royal Yachting Association (RYA) offers training for everyone, regardless of ability and skill, gender, disability and age too. The...
The World of Paddleboarding

The World of Paddleboarding

So, is paddleboarding fun? I first ‘dipped my toe’ into paddleboarding last summer when we were holidaying in Jersey. The rest of my crew were all really keen to give it a go and I got roped into joining them. I won’t lie, I was extremely nervous. I didn’t think I...
A night sail through the Solent

A night sail through the Solent

What a fantastic way to build your hours and be social. Night sailing is an art – when everything changes around you, it’s a magical experience being able to go sailing at night. Last night, Kraken was in action out in the Solent during our regular club sailing....
Beginner’s Guide to Boating Terminology

Beginner’s Guide to Boating Terminology

The frequent use of boating terminology can cause a frustrating barrier to communication on a boat, especially between experienced skippers, crew and newbies. With that in mind, we’ve created this quick and easy guide to the basic nautical lingo, helping you to become...