Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 3
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 2
Slide 3
Slide 3
Slide 1

Welcome to the Royal Naval Sailing Association



The Royal Naval Sailing Association was founded in 1935, shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War. Since 1945 it has continued to provide the means whereby interested sailors of all Ranks and Rates can enjoy the sport of sailing. Membership is open to all Serving and Retired personnel of the Royal Navy and its Reserves, including former members of the RNXS.

Latest News

View all news
02 July 2015General

Plymouth Single handers celebrate their 21st Anniversary!

Central

Tarquin's gin in Roscoff Many thanks to our sponsors Southwestern Distillery for generously donating a bottle of Tarquin's Gin for the Plymouth Single Handers 21st Anniversary. After .....

30 June 2015General

June Facebook Photo Competition Winner

Central

Ben Lyons has won June's Facebook competition with a fantastic photo of Wednesday evening racing. Ben Lyons submitted a number of fantastic photos for the photographs for June's .....

26 June 2015General

Over 30 boats with RNSA members set off tomorrow on the Round The Island Race!

Central

RNSA members from Dubai to Gibraltar to The Isle of Wight are participating in the World's most popular sailing race! We wish all of our members well tomorrow. Whether it is their .....

26 June 2015General

Armed Forces' Day

Central

Armed Forces Day sailing stand...

25 June 2015General

Tarquin's gin awarded during Portsmouth Committee meeting

Central

Captain Chris Hodkinson's account in the 2014-15 RNSA Journal scoops him a tasty prize. Portsmouth Branch Captain Chris Hodkinson received his prize of a bottle of Tarquin's Gin .....

25 June 2015Offshore

RNSA (P) Summer Series - Race 4

Portsmouth

A cracking Summer's evening but with typical summer conditions of a light sea breeze dying as the evening wore on which was likely to benefit the faster boats. Indeed that was the .....

21 June 2015Offshore

Saturday Series Concludes with Race 7

Portsmouth

Race 7 Wind Light F2 SWW Course RNSA(P) 6. Darling, Kemp Quays, Browndown, NE Ryde Middle, Darling, Finish. I was unable to sail this week and opted to start the race from the .....

18 June 2015Offshore

RNSA (P) Summer Series - Race 3

Portsmouth

Clear evidence that early summer breaks were being taken was displayed during the 3rd race of the summer series as several boats appeared with few crew members or didn't turn up at .....

Top Stories

View all news
30 June 2015General

June

Many thanks to all our contributors. Please find below our summer newsletter....

15 June 2015General

Services

With only two weeks until the start of this years SOR preparations are nearly complete. This year the event is being run and organised by the Army and is taking place from the 29th .....

Forthcoming Events

Events.

View all Events
Date Event Venue
01 Apr - 21 Oct 15 RNSA(P) Wednesday Spring, Summer and Autumn Series (Click for NOR) Solent (Gilkicker Point)
03 Jun - 29 Jul 15 RNSA(P) Wednesday Summer series 9 Races Solent (Gilkicker Point)
08 Jul 15 James Cup RNSC, Whale Island
08 Jul 15 Wednesday Summer Series Race 6 Gilkicker point
10 - 13 Jul 15 RORC Cowes Dinard St Malo Race English Channel/ Channel Islands
11 - 12 Jul 15 Wight by Night Solent/Channel
14 - 15 Jul 15 RNSC 24 hour sailing charity event in aid of RNRMC RNSC Whale Island
15 Jul 15 Wednesday Summer Series Race 7 Gilkicker point
18 Jul 15 Big Buoys Challenge East Solent
18 - 19 Jul 15 Royal Navy Family Windsurfing Festival Calshot Watersports Sailing Centre, New Forest, Hampshire
22 Jul 15 Wednesday Summer Series Race 8 (Cowes Race) Gilkicker point (Cowes Race)
25 - 26 Jul 15 BBQ at Island Harbour Island Harbour on the Medina River, IoW