A gym style membership at a sailing club! Set up a monthly direct debit and enjoy... with or without Tuition.
RYA training courses in sailing and/or windsurfing (all included)
Unlimited free equipment hire
Discounted 1:1 tuition
Use of wetsuits, buoyancy aids, harnesses and helmets
Support and advice from our expert team
Adult Sail and windsurf without the time and costs involved in owning your own equipment
Under 16 see Youth Select
Sailing and Windsurfing Select
Sailing HIRE only Select
Windsurfing HIRE only Select
Select Second Person
Great discounts on the joining fee are available
- Join during a course, hire or tuition - 100% of amount spent
- Join within 14 days of a course, hire or tuition - 50% of amount spent
Each year we renew a number of our dinghies which brings around 10 new boats into the fleet annually. The current fleet consists of:
- Laser Standard, Radial & 4.7 (9)
- Laser Pico (23)
- RSQuba (6)
Doublehanders Dinghies & Catamarans
- Laser Bahia (2)
- 2000 (2)
- Argo (1)
- Laser Vago (1)
- RS Vision (2)
- RS400 (1)
- Dart16 Cat (1)
- RS C16 Cat (1)
- Rio M 195 (4)
- Go 171 (2)
- Go 175 (1)
- Go 141 (1)
- Carve 151 (1)
- Carve 141 (3)
- Futura 141 (3)
- Carve 131 (2)
- Futura 131 (1)
- Carve 121 (1)
- Futura 121 (1)
- Atom 110 (1)
- Kode 113 (2)
- Flare 101 (1)
- Kode 94 (1)
- Kode 86 (1)
- Gemini Tandem (1)
- 3.7 Severne Swat/Tushingham Rock (2)
- 4.0 Tushingham Rock (2)
- 4.2 Severne Swat (1)
- 4.5 Tushingham Rock (1)
- 4.7 Severne Swat/Tushingham Edge (2)
- 5.0 Tushingham Storm (3)
- 5.2 Tushingham Edge (1)
- 5.5 Tushingham Storm (2)
- 6.0 Tushingham Storm (1)
- 6.0 Tushingham T4 (1)
- 6.5 Tushingham T4 (2)
- 7.0 Tushingham T4 (2)
- 7.5 T4 Tushingham T4 (3)
- 8.5 Tushingham T4 (4)
QM Select members are able to reserve equipment up to a week in advance. Bookings are preferred to enable us to anticipate arrivals yet are not mandatory. Continuation of sailing after the booked period is welcomed, subject to availability.
Assistance with rigging and launching is always available, with dedicated staff at weekends. QM Select members are encouraged to learn how the range of equipment is rigged, launched and stored.
From beginners upwards, skills and confidence afloat can be improved through training and we have a full range of RYA courses which are included free of charge. Group Sail or Windsurf Coaching sessions are included once per month for those who have achieved RYA Level 2 or RYA Start Windsurfing as preparation for further courses. Visit the training pages or ask for a Training Brochure for more information.
1:1 tuition is a great way to give skills and confidence a boost, with sessions available to QM Select members at reduced rates.
Sailing QM Select members holding the RYA Start Racing certificate or with equivalent experience are welcome to participate in Club Racing. This takes place on Sunday mornings all year round, on Bank Holidays and on Wednesday evenings from April to September.
Sailing and windsurfing with safety cover is available 7 days a week from April to September and Wednesday-Sunday from October to March. Plenty of evening sailing is available when the wind is up. Full details of opening hours are on our website.
A guest can be invited to crew for a QM Select member in a double-handed dinghy 6 times per year free of charge with subsequent visits costing £10. Under 16s may crew for free. Club members may helm (with the appropriate experience) or crew with a QM Select member for free.
EQUIPMENT AND THIRD PARTY COVER
Monthly fees include damage-waiver cover for accidental damage to equipment (no excess) plus third party liability cover (£200 excess).
Call us on 01784 248881 7 days a week to find out more