Women get ready to WOW at Donaghadee Sailing Club

April 2016

RYANI is calling on women who are up for an exciting new challenge ahead of the Summer to sign up to its first-ever Women on Water (WOW) programme.

With a team of qualified female instructors on hand, and access to full sailing equipment, a group of women will be given the unique opportunity to learn sailing while socialising.

Olympic Sailor Goes with the Flow

Northern Irish Olympian, James Espeytook time out of his busy training schedule to launch ‘Flow’, a new national campaign with the aim of getting more people into watersports

The 32 year old Bangor man competed at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the men's Laser class and is currently working hard to qualify for this year's Olympic Games in Rio in August. Having taken up the sport from an early age

Taster sailing day a huge success

2 April 2016

A taster sailing day has proved to be a huge success in Portrush, after Coleraine Yacht Club (CYC) and Portrush Yacht Club (PYC) joined forces, with support from RYA NI’s Active Clubs Co-Ordinator.

Storm Katie did not stop the taster day and the two-hour complimentary session allowed participants to take to the water, many for the first time, with an instructor on each boat.

RYA NI Sailors take Gold at Princess Sofia Regatta

Credit: Images FOC by David Branigan Oceansport After a thrilling week of sailing, RYA NI Sailors Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern have today claimed the Gold medal in the 49er skiff event at the Princess Sofia Regatta on the Bay of Palma, Mallorca.