RYA Cymru Wales runs a full programme of events across Wales, and also support a number of other events that are run by clubs. Below is a quick guide to the events that happen each year in Wales.


Each of the 3 regions (N, S & W) run a CYRC series. These are great first time events for aspiring racers which are coached.

28th June 2014 @ Llyn Brenig SC - represent your school, club and county. Run as part of the 3rd CRYC.

Open Club Events across the Country that are open to juniors, youths and adults. Run and administered by the host club

A Welsh squads selector event held annually in April including a coached Regatta Fleet for younger & less experienced sailors.

Run towards the end of the season in September; This is the most competitive regatta of the year and a must for sailors who are looking to gain places in Regional or National Squad!

CBYC hosted the annual Welsh Open Laser Championships 2014, open to all Laser classes, youths and adults

Llandegfedd Sailing Club are hosting the 2015 Welsh Topper Championships. 30th & 31st May 2015

Hosted annually by Cardiff Bay Yacht Club on the August Bank Holiday Weekend, this event regularly attracts the top optimist sailors in Britain!