Dinghy sailing in Spalding for over 65 years
The Welland Yacht Club has been sailing on the River Welland in Spalding, Lincolnshire, for over 65 years with an active membership which holds dinghy races every Sunday from April until December.
The club is a fully recognised RYA Training Centre. Guests are always welcome, whether regular sailors or those interested in taking up sailing for the first time.
Martin Cook - Commodore
The Club's Open Day takes place on Sunday 15th May from 10:30 to 3.30 - Everyone welcome
The Club, based in Spalding Lincolnshire is an RYA training centre and organises regular courses including: Dinghy sailing courses, RYA levels 1 to 3, Seamanship and Powerboat 2.
Courses are scheduled around members needs but if you would like to register an interest for a 2022 course please click the follow the read more about training link below.
In addition to sailing, the club has an active social calendar of events for members and guests. These include social nights and fundraisers held throughout the season plus an annual camping weekend which includes the Lowland Regatta with features a series of novelty races.
The club recently held a race night fundraiser which raised £500 which was split between the RNLI and the Coastguard Association
The Club runs a Junior Club to allow youngsters to learn to sail and join in with Club activities.
The programme follows an RYA syllabus with members working towards RYA junior qualifications.
The Club has now confirmed dates for 2022, use the link below to see full details and book places.