Youth Academy Trials Weekend

If you are a Youth Team and would like to take part in our 2020 Royal London Yacht Club Etchells Youth Academy Trials weekend 28th/29th March 2020 please contact David Bedford on 07808400008 or Bedfordd@hotmail.co.uk

If you are successful during the Trials Weekend you will be allocated an Etchells for all Class Regattas in 2020, all racing and boat costs paid by the Class.

If you are not successful there is the opportunity to be teamed up with one of the boats in the fleet as crew for a full season.  The Worlds are being held in Cowes in 2021 and this could be your opportunity to become involved.

Teams should not exceed the Class association weight limit of 285kgs and can consist of 3 or 4 crew.

The cost per boat for the weekend is £275 which includes supper on Saturday evening at the Royal London Yacht Club, you are expected to find your own accommodation.

2020 Royal London Yacht Club Etchells Youth Academy

Applications for the 2020 Royal London Yacht Club Etchells Youth Academy are now open.

The dates of the training weekends and trials are:

  1. January 18/19: Training Camp 1
  2. February 15/16: Training Camp 2 
  3. February 22/23: Training Camp 3
  4. March 14/15: Training Camp 4
  5. March 28/29th: Trials 

Teams should not exceed the Class association weight limit of 285kgs and we are happy to accept a ‘squad’ of crew members as we understand that study/work commitments may clash.

The cost per boat is £2,200

For full details, please contact David Bedford on 0780 8400008 or Bedfordd@hotmail.co.uk

Please note that the closing dates for all applicants is November 30th 2019.