Sailing & Yachting

Sailing is the art of controlling a boat with sails. By changing the rigging, rudder and sometimes the keel or centre board, a sailor manages the force of the wind on the sails in order to change the direction and speed of a boat.

Activity type:

Water Sports

How to get involved:

Contact local sailing club or Tony Wood, rdo.ssw@rya.org.uk, 07876 330374

Equipment needed:

Sailing boat, lifejacket, sails

National Governing Body:

Royal Yachting Association

Relevant links:

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