Please ensure you have appropriate outdoor clothing to comfortably spend the day on the water.
Please pack your gear in a soft bag without wheels that can be stowed easily on the boat.
Our recommended kit list is below:
|Item||Day Sailing||Overnight Sailing|
|Waterproof jacket & trousers
A limited amount of foul weather gear can be hired at a cost of £12 per day.
|Warm and quick drying clothing which can be layered – fleece, thermal base layers||Yes||Yes|
|Sailing boots or deck shoes/trainers – ensure they have non-marking soles||Yes||Yes|
|Sun hat, beanie, scarf or buff as appropriate||Yes||Yes|
|Sunglasses and retainer||Yes||Yes|
|Suncream and lip salve||Yes||Yes|
|Towels – wash towel and tea towel||Yes||Yes|
|Bedding – sleeping bag and small pillow||Yes|
|Head torch with a red-light option||Yes|
|Sailing knife and/or multitool||Yes||Yes|
When racing we need to minimise weight. Only bring the kit required for the specific race, be it day or overnight. For day races simply wear the kit. For overnight a spare layer, toothbrush and minimal personal items in a lightweight drybag is sufficient.