Youth Sailing

Championship Club

Weir Wood Sailing Club has a long tradition of introducing children and young people to sailing. Our aim is to introduce children and young people to the sport of sailing in a safe, controlled but fun environment.
We pride ourselves on helping our youngsters develop their life skills with many becoming instructors.


COVID-19
In line with the latest government and RYA advice, at this time we are only running general sessions for our under 18 year old club members.

Race Coaching

Saturday afternoon sessions for experienced junior members focusing around developing racing skills. Open to Laser, Topper and Optimist Sailors. Members may use their own boats or hire a club boat in advance. Spaces are limited and must be pre-booked here.

Youth Sailing

Saturday afternoon sessions for youth member aimed at improving general sailing skills in line with the RYA scheme. Sessions will be single handed in Toppers, Picos, Optimists or Fevas. Spaces are limited and must be pre-booked here.

Contacts: Training and Development

PositionName Email  
Training Principal
Tim Taylor Send A Message 
Chief Powerboat Instructor
Richard Haw Send A Message 
Chief Sailing Instructor
Tim Taylor Send A Message 
Chief Race Coach
Chris Hopkins Send A Message