Further Reading

If you’re in need of further guidance, or would like to learn more about sailing, take a look at this list of resources…

SailboatData.com

An incredibly useful resource for anyone looking to get in depth knowledge on a certain type of sail boat. You can buy and sell boats on this websites, get valuable advice from the forum or even advertise your talents as an instructor. 


RYA.org.uk

The Royal Yachting Association might sound a little prestigious, but it’s one of the best established societies in the UK. There’s a wealth of knowledge, provided by some truly experienced sailors as well as great links to school, so that you can get on the water that much sooner.


TeamGB.com

Here you can find all the latest news about Team GB’s sailing teams. Get to know the squad and gain an understanding of what it takes to be a sailing professional – the next games might be a while off yet, but that doesn’t mean that they’re resting on their laurels! 


Sailing.org

This is the home for World Sailing, the governing body of the sport responsible for the promotion of sailing and training of judges, umpires and other important roles. Here you can catch up with the sport from a wider perspective and find out about the International events that tour the world.


YachtsandYachting.com

A complete resource for all things sailing related, this is a great site to check up on the local water conditions, discuss racing strategies and keep on top of the latest developments in sailing gear. There’s also a great Classified jobs section for anyone looking to find a job in the Sailing world.