Category Archives: RYA

RYA will respond to invasive species consultation

By | July 31, 2019

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has launched a consultation on management measures for controlling the spread of invasive species in England and Wales. The RYA intends to respond to the consultation which is inviting views on measures being considered to deal with the spread of 14 invasive alien species, including floating pennywort,… Read More »

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Transport and Maritime Minister shown the ropes at RYA Training Centre

By | July 4, 2019

Nusrat Ghani MP learns about sailing programmes for young people during Maritime Safety Week visit. Royal Yachting Association (RYA) instructors have introduced the Transport and Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP to the RYA’s training activities and even tempted her onto the water, as part of Maritime Safety Week. The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for… Read More »

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Royal Yachting Association and British Ports Association welcome announcement of a new National Alcohol Awareness Campaign

By | July 3, 2019

The Royal Yachting Association (RYA), which is recognised as the representational voice for recreational boaters, and the British Ports Association (BPA), representing over 350 ports, harbours and piers around the UK’s coast, have joined forces to welcome a ministerial announcement of an alcohol awareness campaign. At the start of Maritime Safety Week on the 1st… Read More »

The results are in… RYA Membership Survey 2019

By | June 3, 2019

From March to April 2019 the RYA undertook its biennial Membership survey engaging with members, non-members and ex-members to get a better understanding as to what members and people in the boating community know, and feel about RYA Membership. Over 16,000 people responded to the survey, which was conducted independently by The Leadership Factor on… Read More »

RYA appoints Victoria Herrick as Director of Strategy

By | April 26, 2019

New strategic role set to deliver gold standard of stakeholder engagement and digital growth The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) has announced the appointment of Victoria Herrick as its new Director of Strategy. Earlier in the year, the RYA announced that it would be recruiting for a new position of Director of Strategy, with the purpose… Read More »

Unique designs, vibrant colours and exclusive RYA member discounts from RASH’R

By | April 25, 2019

Even more great news for RYA members as Rash’R join the RYA Member Reward Partner programme offering exclusive discounts on a whole host of products and services to RYA members. Members can now enjoy up to 35% discount across the entire range of Rash’R Rash Vests. Rash’R’s ultra-light, ultra-bright, eco-friendly rash vests are made entirely… Read More »

Pure Latitude Boat Club joins RYA Member Reward Partner Programme

By | April 18, 2019

Pure Latitude Boat Club is the latest organisation to join the RYA Member Reward Partner Programme offering exclusive offers and discounts to RYA members. A hassle-free alternative to boat ownership Pure Latitude Boat Club membership provides flexible and cost-effective access to a wide range of sail and motor boats in exchange for a set fee… Read More »