DISABLED ACCESS DAY

A DATE FOR YOUR DIARY.  DISABLED ACCESS DAY – OPEN DAY AT BELFAST LOUGH SAILABILITY 12 March 2016 commencing 11am at Carrickfergus Marina.

For people with disabilities, their families and carers, Belfast Lough Sailability (BLS) is offering an OPEN Day to coincide with DISABLED ACCESS DAY on Saturday 12th March 2016. 

BOATS AWARDED TO COMMITTED YOUNG SAILORS

Two local young sailors have had their dreams come true after being awarded boats by the John Merricks Sailing Trust.

Olympic sailors Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton and RYA Northern Ireland (RYANI) Chair Sheela Lewis today met with the youngsters, Jake Egan and Charlie Patterson, to celebrate the news that they have been selected from hundreds of applications ...

 

RYA NI’s Sheela Lewis, RYA NI sailors Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton celebrate with (left) 13-year-old Jake Egan and (right) 10-year-old Charlie Patterson, who have both been awarded Toppers

Ballyholme Yacht Club Seeking Chief Sailing Instructor

Ballyholme Yacht Club (BYC)is currently seeking an exceptional Chief Sailing Instructor for the period March 2016 - October 2016.

The applicant must be self motivated, hard working with good team management skills and an ability to deliver.

The successful candidate will be an experienced RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor with valid current first Aid certificate.

STILL TIME TO GET YOUR ENTRY IN TO WIN A SAFETY BOAT PACKAGE FOR YOUR CLUB

As the closing date for the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show / Suzuki Marine Safety Boat competition looms ever nearer boaters across the country are being urged to get their entry in to be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize.

Up for grabs is a prize package consisting of a Rigiflex Newmatic 360 powered by a Suzuki DF9.9A outboard plus