WPNSA supports local sailors with disabilities

After nine successful years of ‘Sail for a Fiver’ funded by the Chesil Trust introducing over 10,000 children to the sport of sailing, the legacy programme has now been extended to offer water sport opportunities to those with disabilities with the introduction of the ‘Chesil Sailability’ group. This excellent new…

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WPNSA host RYA Winter Match Racing Series

Match Racing

During the winter months of 2012/2013 Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) have been the host venue for the RYA Winter Match Racing Series running from December 2012 through to April 2013.  The competition takes place in the former Olympic class Elliot 6m boats and combines part-training, part-competition with…

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Sailing Academy 2013 Events Calendar

Toppers

The 2013 Calendar of Events gets underway at the Olympic Sailing Venue After a hugely successful 2012 for the host venue of the Olympic and Paralympic sailing events, the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy are looking forward to a number of highly anticipated events in 2013 whilst also celebrating…

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Annual Membership of the Sailing Academy

W&PNSA

Be part of the Olympic Legacy with Annual Membership at the Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Venue 2013 is now well underway and the 2012 Olympic Games legacy is getting into full swing; with the main goals to increase the uptake in sport and get the Great British nation active. You…

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Portland Pride

A great new store has openned up in Fortuneswell just up the road from the Dentists and opposite the art gallery/cafe, the new shop is called Portland Pride and specialises in supporting local producers. My wife & I went in there to have a good look at all the lovely…

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Sailing Academy wins plaudits from Marine Industry

The Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) has won an important marine industry award commending the sports venue’s continued commitment to environmentally aware practices. Presented at the BB / Marine Trades Association Dinner to Mike Scott from leading lawyers, Charles Russell, a major sponsor of the Academy, the ‘Boating…

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Treasure Trails

Treasure Trails

Treasure Trail Laid to the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy A treasure trail has now been laid to the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA).  The themed self-guided trails known as ‘Treasure Trails’ aim to get people outside to explore, learn and most importantly have fun in the…

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