Sailing in Southern England
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If you enjoy water sports, then be sure to check out what we have on offer for the sailing section. Whether you seek competition, learn how to sail or just to have fun there is plenty to choose from...

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Dorset Boating & Sailing

Principal Power

The Waterfront, Cobbs Quay, Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4EL
Tel: 01202 661881  Fax: 01202 664222

Principal Power has been in the boating business for over 10 Years. Based in Poole, Dorset, our experience comes from all aspects of the marine industry from safety to chartering, training to boat management - this gives us the scope to offer a comprehensive service to every discerning boat owner and for those looking to enter the wonderful world of boating. Please see our website for further information on our Power, Motor Boat and Jet Ski Courses, or our skippered motor cruiser charter services in the UK, Mediterranean and Caribbean.

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Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre

Knightsdale Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 0HS
Tel: 01305 784927        E-mail:

Courses: Dinghy Level 1 - Start Sailing / Dinghy Level 2 - Basic Skills / Dinghy Day Sailing / Youth Sailing Scheme - Start Sailing Stage 1 /Youth Sailing Scheme - Start Sailing Stage 2 / Youth Sailing Scheme - Start Sailing Stage 3 / Youth Sailing Scheme - Start Sailing Stage 4 / Powerboat Level 1 Course / Powerboat Level 2 Course / Safety Boat Course

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Coastal Sea School

The Quay, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8DX
Daytime : 01305 830121    Tel: 0701 741 3399

Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course / Powerboat Level 1 Course / Powerboat Level 2 Course / Powerboat Intermediate Course / Powerboat Advanced Course / Safety Boat Course

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PGL Osmington

Osmington Bay Centre, Shortlake Lane, Osmington, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 6EG
Tel: 01305 836200    Mobile: 07796 852132

Courses: Powerboat Level 1 Course / Powerboat Level 2 Course / Safety Boat Course

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NMI Sailing School

3 The Knapp, Chickerell, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 4DY
Tel: 01305 780054    Mobile: 07885 522286

Courses: Start Yachting Course / Competent Crew Practical Course / Day Skipper Practical Sailing Course (Tidal) / Coastal Skipper Practical Sailing Course (Tidal) / RYA Coastal Skipper Sailing Practical Examination / RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Sailing Practical Examination

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Hampshire & New Forest Sailing

blank tabGALLEON MARINEBoating & Sailing
Colt Hill, Odiham, Hook, Hampshire, RG29 1AL
Take the truly beautiful Basingstoke Canal and add Galleon Marine's fleet of superb holiday craft and you have the perfect combination for that idyllic short break or full length holiday. Galleon Marine offer a range of narrowboats from 2 to 8 berths to suit most requirements, all fitted to a high standard for your comfort and convenience. Galleon Marine is the only holiday hire company on the Surrey and Hampshire, Basingstoke Canal and have plenty of enthusiasm and pride in providing that personal service to ensure that you enjoy your holiday to the full with narrowboats, designed and especially built to meet both the requirements of the holiday maker and the environmental considerations of this beautiful and historic waterway. Also for hire row boats, canoes and kayak's
Tel: 01256 703691
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Calshot Sailing Club

Calshot Spit, Fawley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO45 1BR
Tel: 02380 891003

From its ideal beachfront location, Calshot Sailing Club provides access to some of the finest open water in the Solent. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed. The clubhouse offers a warm, dry viewing position for spectators and the secure boat pound is safe for even the youngest members. Dinghy sailors for dinghy sailors run the club. It is a small family oriented club based at the entrance to Southampton Water. The sailing season runs from just before Easter until the end of the year. There are races most weekends and evenings when tides permit. New members always welcome.

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Lymington Amateur Rowing Club

Bath Road, Lymington, Hants, SO41 3RU
Tel: Peter Lock on 07769 937478        E-mail:

Lymington Rowing Club was established in 1881. Our clubhouse can be found on the corner of Quay Rd in Lymington. The club has and always will promote the fun & social side of the sport as well as the serious aspect of competitive rowing. If you would like to try rowing for a bit of fun or if you are an established rower wishing to train hard please get in touch or come along to the club house, we are looking forward to seeing you.

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Lymington Cruising School (SAIL CRUISING)

3 Buckland Court, Lower Buckland Road, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 9ER
Tel: 01590 677478    Mobile: 07767 377306

Courses: Start Yachting Course / Competent Crew Practical Course / Day Skipper / Practical Sailing Course (Tidal) / Coastal Skipper Practical Sailing Course (Tidal) /
RYA Coastal Skipper Sailing Practical Examination / RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Sailing Practical Examination

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Hamble River Sailing Club

The Ferry Hard, Hamble, Southampton, Hampshire, SO31 4JB
Tel: 02380 452070     E-mail:

Located on the west bank of the River Hamble, the Hamble River Sailing Club has plenty of facilities and offers a wide range sailing disciplines.

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Locks Sailing Club

6 Longshore Way, Milton, Southsea, Hampshire, PO4 8LS
Tel: 02392 829833     E-mail:

Locks Sailing Club has an active racing fleet and a commitment to junior training.

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Portsmouth Sailing Club

The Old Consulate, Bath Square, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2JL
Tel: 02392 820596     E-mail:

Home of the successful Parhleion Yacht Series and the Frostbite series for dinghies.

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Royal Southern Yacht Club

Rope Walk, Hamble, Southampton, Hampshire, SO31 4HB
Tel: 02380 450300     E-mail:

Yacht racing from Club to World Championships, along with Cruising, Motor Boat and Youth programmes.

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Stokes Bay Sailing Club

The Promenade, Stokes Bay Road, Gosport, Hants, PO12 2BL
Tel:  02392 581513     E-mail:

The club races all year round, in various series including Spring, Summer, Winter, Saturday,  Sunday, Wednesday, Sundowners etc.

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Isle of Wight Sailing

Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TE 
Medina Valley Centre is a Christian charity located on the sheltered banks of the Medina river, which means that the conditions are very favourable for beginners and intermediate sailors. There is easy access to the Solent for more challenging experiences. We are an RYA recognised teaching establishment for Dinghy sailing and provide RYA Junior Sailing Scheme courses Stages 1-4 (minimum age 8 years), as well as the Adult Scheme and Powerboating courses. We also provide half-day brush-up sessions with very favourable student: instructor rations for those who want to consolidate their skills in particular areas. We can deliver taster sessions for groups and all programmes are offered on a residential or non-residential basis.
Tel: 01983 522195
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Wiltshire Sailing

blank tabSALLY NARROW BOATS LTDBoating Holidays
Bradford-on-Avon Marina, Bradford-on-Avon, Wilts, BA15 1UD

Sally Narrow Boats Ltd guarantee your canal boat holiday lives up to expectations. Based on the Kennet and Avon Canal the fleet of 15 narrow boats allows cruising to Bristol in the West or Reading in the East. Our well-built fleet continues to offer the highest standards of comfort and cleanliness. We focus on customer service and our friendly staff will do all they can to ensure you have a pleasurable and memorable holiday. Easily accessible from both the M4 and M5 motorways, we provide the ideal location from which to start your cruise. Full instruction on safe handling of the boat and operation of locks are given. Short breaks and weekly hire available all year.
Tel: 01225 864923
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Chippenham Sailing & Canoeing Club

1 Willis Close, Chippenham, SN15 3GJ
E-mail:     Web:

Please contact the club for further information.

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Scottswharf Dayboats

Scotts Wharf, Spout La Seend, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 6PE
Tel: 01380 828200

Self Drive Canal Boat day hire for up to twelve persons Fully Equipped with sink, cooker and fridge All essential amenities for your comfort including toilet & washroom.

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