Sailing

FBYC is an accredited RYA training establishment. Courses for juniors are run each season, and it is intended to also run some courses for adults in 2019. The club uses Toppers, RS Fevas, a Wayfarer and Optimist dinghies for training.

Events 2019

This year, FBYC will again be taking part in the RYA’s Push the Boat Out event.

Sat/Sun 2/3 Mar RYA Squad Training: Welsh National Optimists
Sat/Sun 30/31 Mar RYA Racing Coach Level 2 course
Sun 7 Apr Maintenance Day
Thu 25 Apr Club sailing starts
Sun 12 May Push the Boat Out
Sat/Sun 18 May RYA Squad Training: Welsh National Toppers
Sat/Sun 1/2 Jun RYA Squad Training: Regional Optimists
Sat/Sun 27/28 Jul Welsh Topper Championships
Sat 17 Aug Dinghy Regatta
Sat/Sun 31 Aug/1 Sep Welsh Laser Championships
Sat 14 Sep Barts Bash

The full calendar with tide times is in Google Docs here.

Junior Sailing

Recreational sessions on Thursdays, starting 25 April and running each week (weather permitting) until September.

Rigged and ready to sail at 6pm!

Cruiser Section

There is a small but enthusiastic cruiser section in the club. Several members take part in events around Pembrokeshire during the summer season. We hope to have a few rallies this year and get over to Waterford for Spraoi in early August.

For full details, please contact Geoff Turner
Phone: 01348 873161, email: sailing@fbyc.org.uk