The Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions and organisations guidance for this event are now available;
The Team Trophy awarded at the National Youth Regatta is hugely sought-after, this year teams will compete for the crown of 'top team' using the Virtual Regatta platform. With a prize fund of £100 in RS Sailing Store vouchers, this is an event not to be missed.
12 hour race – this is postponed and will no longer take place on the weekend of 4th and 5th July due to COVID-19. We are working on the possibility of hosting another event with a similar format on 19th/20th September so pencil it in your diaries, more information to follow as government guidance becomes clearer. If we are able to proceed this event will still take place at Upton Warren – Aztec Adventure.
e-sailing event - The Team Trophy awarded at the National Youth Regatta is hugely sought-after, this year teams will compete for the crown of 'top team' using the Virtual Regatta platform. With a prize fund of £100 in RS Sailing Store vouchers, this is an event not to be missed. Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions out soon!
Q&As - We have put together some Q&A sessions with questions you have asked through social media, the first of these from Meg Pascoe was published to our Facebook page this week with two more to follow from Alison Young (Team GB Laser Radial Sailor) and Karen Thomas (Chair of the British Universities Sailing Association) in the coming weeks
The Annual General Meeting for the NSSA will be held on Wednesday 29th July 2020 at 19.30pm and, due to current circumstances, will be taking place via Zoom.
It is has been an unusual time for all of us during lockdown and we are all missing being out on the water but things are starting to look up as some sailing clubs are beginning to open back up again. However whilst we wait for this to fully take off here a few places you can go for great on the water tips and videos to add to your knowledge of our great sport;
The RYA youtube channel has lots of great videos as well as regular updates about how sailing is going to start up again;
The British Sailing team youtube channel also has great content including their 'Tune-in Tuesdays' aimed specifically at young people starting out or wanting to improve in racing;
As well as all of this why not have a look at our archive site for lots of great history about the NSSA and the various trophies awarded at our events;
If you have found anything you think others will find useful then please share them with us on Facebook or Instagram.
Keep safe everyone and we look forward to seeing you a back on the water as soon as possible!
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