Shotwick Lake Sailing is a recognized RYA Training Centre for Dinghy Sailing.

Beginner Courses for Dinghy Sailing are offered to the general public at various times during the year, following the RYA Dinghy Level 1 and 2 Syllabus for Adults and, the Stage 1,2,3 and 4 for Juniors.

Junior sailors use our Toppers and Optibat dinghies. Adult courses mainly use our Wanderer dinghies or sometimes our Topper dinghies.



                                                      Adult beginners in our Wanderer dinghies


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The certificates within our Youth Sailing Scheme are a significant achievement. Instructors sign off each skill as you complete it and can be of use in other areas of your study or activities such as PE at school, or the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme.

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More Info on our Junior Dinghy Training page

Learn to sail with the National Sailing Scheme

The scheme is a series of courses for adults wanting to learn in dinghies

It has been designed to help you enjoy whichever aspect of the sport appeals to you.

More Info on our Adult Dinghy Training page

If you would like to find out more or book a place please email:

Volunteers wanted!

If you would be interested in helping out with the training then please let us know.