Stay in touch with the friends you’ve made throughout your university sailing career and hear about opportunities that are coming up? These are dedicated groups for alumni for the BUSA regions that you have been part of.
A series of match racing events hosted around the country, culminates in a Grand Final in November. These include national competitions for Women, Youth, Schools and Students. Open qualifiers and a series of winter events designed to help sailors and officials learn about Match Racing.
The BKA is a training and networking programme designed to help young (18-25) dinghy racers transition in to yacht and keelboat racing. Applications open in August with training over winter leading to opportunities to join existing campaigns.
An inter-club competition hosted at various locations around the UK in provided keelboats. Racing is short and sharp (12 mins per race), with umpires on the water to ensure it is fair. No boat needed, just find some friends from your club
Sunsail Racing Series offers one design yacht racing onboard Sunsail's Match First 40s from March to November; competitive weekends of round the can racing, long coastal race and offshore courses.
First Mates Wanted
Work on the Sunsail fleet of first 40s and 409s (new for 2020)! You must be competent with spinnakers and work well in a team. Work will be on a freelance, self employed basis.
Rate of pay is £100 per day
Please contact Karen for details.
Sailing Instructor needed in Thailand
Graduates only. Package includes a salary of £500/ month, accommodation, full board, flights, visa and permits. There is a £200 acceptance fee when you join + £1,600 Placement Fee.
Camp Winadu will sponsor your J1 Visa Program and offer a competitive pay + travel reimbursement. All housing and meals are provided.
Looking for the best job in the world?
Work for our main partner The Yacht Week in Croatia, Greece, Montenegro and The British Virgin Islands as a Skipper or a Host.
Sail or cook on yachts between 40-64ft monohulls and catamarans. Earn up to €450 + tip per week!
Dinghy and Windsurf Instructors.
Join our team at Martha’s Vineyard, NE coast of USA. 5-day weeks with competitive financial package.
Full details here
Discounted Training for BUSA Members
Completed the Statement of Interest to find out how to obtain this discount.
10% off for individuals
20% off for groups of 12+
Further information here.
Join the RYA Race Officials Academy
The National Course is organised and run by RYA Race Management Committee approved Instructors.
Regular race official courses are available through the RYA Website
Work as a Sailing Instructor
Complete this 'RYA Available to Work' form to be offered a range or great opportunities. Your details will then be circulated to centres looking for instructors in locations you have specified.
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