New Sea Training Event

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April 2022

Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy


Update: Entry is now open in our website Shop.

Brush up your sea sailing skills on this weekend course, which will be run by a Senior Instructor from the Andrew Simpson Centre and a Guest Coach.

The weekend is primarily aimed at adult training, and being run by a Senior Instructor from the Andrew Simpson Centre and a Guest Coach.

Sailors under 22 years of age should take advantage of the E. Howard Davies Youth Training week which runs Monday 11th April – Saturday 16th April 2022. See the application form on our Training page


The weekend will start at 10.00am with a short Classroom session followed by launching and a morning on the water of Portland Harbour.  Lunch with a debrief of the mornings sailing and then back out sailing. 

Day 2 will have a similar format and possibly outside of the harbour.   More details will follow in due course.

Venue: Portland Harbour, Weymouth at the Andrew Simpson Centre

Accommodation is available to book at Portland House, built to house the GB sailors for the 2012 Olympics.  Tel:  01305 828941 
With a code from the GP office, a twin room can be booked for £60 a night.   These rooms have self-catering facilities.  

Alternatively Camper vans can book onsite directly with W&PNSA.  There is a café  where breakfast and lunches are available.  There is also a Lidl next door.

An entry form is available on the website in the Shop, and an initial deposit of £30 is required.  The cost of the weekend per person is £70 if we have 6 boats and £50 if we have eight boats.  Eight being the maximum. The balance will be due via the Shop on April 1st.

This is a fantastic opportunity to brush up your skills with many sea sailing events on the Calendar for 2022, not to mention the World Championship in Skerries.