& Chief Instructor
BHYC is an accredited RYA Training Centre (RTC)
and has RYA ONBoard status
for its work with local schools to promote training and sailing.
The main RYA certificates that the club covers are:-
- Youth Sailing Scheme stages 1 - 4
- National Sailing Scheme Levels 1 - 3 followed by Advanced Modules: Day Sailing, Seamanship, Start Racing, Sailing with Spinnakers and Performance Sailing
- Powerboat Level 1 and 2 which can lead to an International Certificate of Competence
- RYA Safety Boat certificate, also a Club Safety Boat Course which helps you enjoy assisting with sailing activities.
Training activities are planned within the Club's Sailing Programme .
There are a number of Club boats available for Members to sail: please consult the Boat Hire page of this web site for details.
You don't need to have your own boat to join in.
We put on Come Sail With Us (CSWU) sessions during the season
to help you get on the water.
We also offer various shore based workshops to help your enjoyment of sailing
We have Instructors and Coaches around most of the time when racing is on to help out.
The best way to improve is to join in any time.
We are always interested in hearing from you what you would like to learn
or what help or assistance you require
so please email
firstname.lastname@example.org and we will see what we can do.
Last updated 16:44 on 18 September 2021