Day of Fun at Whitefriars

Join in a Day of Fun at Whitefriars Sailing Club Open Day

This will take place on Saturday July 6th from 11.00am – 3pm at

Whitefriars Sailing Club, Lake 26, Cotswold Water Park, Ashton Keynes, SN6 6FW.

You can book your place now for £5.00 per person (free for people who are helping on the day) and everybody is welcome.

About Sailability (RYA)

The DBF have been working with Sailability for a number of years. It is a wonderfully inclusive organisation enabling people with disabilities to enjoy sailing in whatever way suits their needs and wants.

Boating at your pace adapted for you – Sailability

With over 200 locations across the UK and further afield, sailors enjoy the outdoors, feel freedom on the water, are active, learn new skills and build confidence. It welcomes new and experienced sailors and, for those with disabilities who’d like to take the sport further, there is a Para Sailing Hub which encourages disabled sailors and increases opportunities for them to race and train, locally, nationally and internationally.

Sailability relies heavily on volunteers with huge numbers of people giving their time to get people on the water, no matter what it takes. If you’re interested in joining them, there will be an opportunity to find out how you can get involved on the Day of Fun at Whitefriars…

You can find out more by following the link at the bottom of this post.

About Whitefriars Sailing Club

Friendly.  Accessible.  Fun.

Whatever your age or sailing ability, die-hard racer, newcomer to sailing or you simply love mucking about on the water, here at The Whitefriars Sailing Club our focus is on making sailing fun and accessible for all.

Situated on the stunning Cotswold Water Park, Whitefriars is run by the members for the members.  We believe that by striking a healthy balance between competition and fun we can give everyone access to the same opportunities to learn, improve and participate as much or as little as they want.

That’s why we offer a diverse range of on and off the water activities, including racing, cruising, an extensive RYA training programme and a whole host of social activities for all the family.  Proud to be one of the top clubs in the UK for our Sailability capabilities, our friendly team of enthusiastic volunteers support this varied programme throughout the year.

What you can expect on the day of fun at Whitefriars Open Day…

  • An opportunity to meet the team
  • A Splash Zone (fun for children of all ages)
  • Sessions where you can learn the basics of sailing
  • A chance to experience sailing
  • Model yacht sailing for people who prefer to stay on dry land while they sail!
  • Mini races
  • A BBQ
  • A chance to see how you can get involved

A Day of Fun at Whitefriars

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