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Learn to sail a keelboat

Do you want to learn how to sail but avoid getting into the cold waters?

Want to learn in a boat with a few like minded people?

Then Keelboat sailing is for you!

First undertake your RYA Keelboat level 1 followed by your RYA Keelboat Level 2. Both courses run over a full weekend (09:30 - 17:00 each day). You will learn all the basics of keelboating alongside general sailing skills.


Keelboat RYA Level 1: Start Sailing

The Keelboat RYA Level 1 - Start Sailing course assumes that the student has not sailed before. After you have learnt to rig the boat and received an introduction to the boat's controls, the group will take to the water to experience for the first time under the close supervision of a qualified RYA keelboat instructor.

Note: 20% discount for Standard and Select members.



Keelboat RYA Level 2: Basic Skills

The Keelboat RYA Level 2 - Basic Skills course assumes that the student has previously achieved the RYA Level 1 - Start Sailing certificate. This course builds on the skills learned, introduces new ones and supports you along the way to becoming an independent sailor.

Note: 20% discount for Standard and Select members.


Already have sailing experience?

Consider booking onto our introduction to keelboat racing below.

RS21 Training

Introduction to Keelboat Racing: RS21

A day training to race RS21s - how to rig, set up and sail this new exciting class of boat. Leading into racing with on the water coaching and a series of races.