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ONBOARD KIDS GET TASTE OF THE OLYMPIC SPIRIT IN BRISTOL

Over 40 OnBoard sailors got a taste of the Olympic spirit on Tuesday (22 May) when they took to the water in Bristol Docks to play a special part in the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. The sailors enjoyed showcasing … Continue reading

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P1 SEASON UNDERWAY IN PLYMOUTH

The Powerboat P1 Championship series headed to Plymouth over the weekend (19-20 May), getting the 2012 season underway. The Championship series, which is made up of two classes in the SuperStock Championship and three classes in the AquaX Championship, saw … Continue reading

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WINNERS OF THE SAIL FOR GOLD ‘GOOD LUCK’ CARD COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

Three lucky youngsters will enjoy a once in a lifetime opportunity when they get to personally wish members of the British Sailing Team ’good luck’ at the Games, after being named winners of the RYA Sail for Gold ‘good luck’ … Continue reading

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RYA LAUNCHES ‘PUSH THE BOAT OUT’ DAY AT THE LONDON BOAT SHOW

With flags waving and the sound of confetti cannons firing the RYA officially launched it’s ‘Push the Boat Out’ event at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show at the weekend (14 January). The event which takes place on the 21 … Continue reading

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RYA LAUNCHES NEW PUBLICATION – RYA BOAT SAFETY HANDBOOK

At the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show on Saturday (14 January) the RYA unveiled a great new title to add to its already extensive range of RYA Publications; the RYA Boat Safety Handbook. The RYA Publications team were joined by … Continue reading

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SAILING CLUBS AND CENTRES CLAIM OVER £861,000 IN SPORT ENGLAND FACILITY FUNDING

From refurbished changing rooms to new pontoons, 17 sailing clubs and centres across the country are celebrating after successfully securing funding through Sport England’s Inspired Facility Fund. Part of Places People Play, Sport England’s programme to deliver a London 2012 … Continue reading

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IFAN JAMES NAMED AS THE RYA YACHTMASTER® OF THE YEAR 2011

Ifan James from Pembrokeshire, Wales has been named the RYA Yachtmaster® of the Year 2011. Ifan was presented with the RYA YachtmasterÒ of the Year trophy by HRH The Princess Royal today (11 January) at the Tullett Prebon London International … Continue reading

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