YBW’s editor Stef Bottinelli loves boats but after a couple of boating mishaps as a teenager she’d become a little nervous on water. Could Universal Yachting RYA Start Yachting course cure her of her fears and inject the fun back into sailing?
The old adage that ‘you never stop learning’ could not be more applicable than to sailing. Whilst anyone can just get in a boat, it’s wise to get some training and experience before setting off over the horizon. Recognised around the world, RYA (Royal Yachting Association) training courses and qualifications are designed to encourage high […]
Going sailing as single person does not need to be a solo experience when taking part on one of Universal Yachting’s Activity Weekends.
These informal, fun and highly sociable weekends ensure that you can simply step aboard and go, with no hassle.
In this article we set our focus on learning how to sail a yacht and specifically the RYA Sail Cruising Scheme. Find out more about the RYA Sailing Courses on offer, which ones are suited to your level of experience and what you can expect from a sailing course.