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Sailing

RYA Sailing University Network

The University of Exeter is part of the RYA Sailing University Network. As such the University provides:

  • A convenient location for sailors on the RYA pathway to travel to Weymouth for training.
  • The oppotunity for Sailors on the RYA performance pathway to apply for a Sports Scholarship and be supported finacially and with access to a comprehensive support services package.
  • Athlete lifestyle support including a mentor from the Performance Sport team and an academic flexbility policy to support sailors to apply for mitigation to attend training camps and competition within University term times.

**If you are interested in competing within one of our Performance Sports, please complete the attached form **

University of Exeter Sailing Club

The University of Exeter Sailing club has enjoyed success in recent years through a number of the sailing disciplines. In the 2018-2019 BUCS season University of Exeter were the number 1 ranked institution for sailing in the UK and won BUCS Gold in Yachting, Fleet and Team Racing as well as BUCS silver in the Match Racing Championships.

Performance teams include:

  • Team Racing (6 Members)
  • Fleet Racing (16+ Members)
  • Match Racing (3 Members)
  • Yacht Racing (8 Members)

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