Club Youth Training

CYC offers a wide range of sessions for juniors who have completed their RYA Stage 3 to develop their confidence and skills in a safe and fun environment.

Fun on the Water: For those with their Stage 3, who want to practice their skills on the water in a fun environment.

Fun Start to Race (FunSTR): Sessions aimed at those who want to progress towards competing in Club races having completed their Stage 3.

Easter Camp/Start to Race: 5-day training programme in the Easter Holidays. Open to all those who have their Stage 3 or above and have their own boat: Optimist, Topper, Tera or other.

Dinghy Week/Start to Race: Popular 5-day training and social programme in the summer holiday for those who have their Stage 3 and their own boat: Optimist, Topper, Tera or other.

Race Development: A variety of sessions and camps for those wanting higher level race training. Ideal for those who have completed Start to Race Camps or those competing in Club racing.

Race Support: Races where an instructor is on the race course, offering coaching and tips to those joining in the sessions. Aimed at those who have completed Fun Start to Race sessions and want to progress to Club Racing.



Private Tuition: The Club also offers private tuition for all levels, either individually or in groups of two, in a Club boat or own boat. Please enquire at the office for more details.

We also encourage our sailors to become RYA Assistant Instructors to help develop and inspire the next generation of sailors.

How do I book?

Contact the office to book, ideally a week before the event, ideally for all the sessions you wish to do so we can plan the groups, coaches and activities.

Payment is required at time of booking.


Dates for the sessions can be found in the Club programme.