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Information and Welcome evening - Monday 20th April 2020 - registration from 6.00 pm - Presentation at 7.00

Largs Sail Training Association runs a very active training programme for adults and junior Largs Sailing Club Members. We are an RYA Recognised Training Centre, running a full range of RYA courses in:

  • Dinghy Sailing
  • Powerboating
  • Shorebased subjects such as First Aid

The LSTA has a modern fleet of training boats suited to a range of ages and abilities, allowing us to provide training for beginners from the first time they step in a boat up to advanced techniques such as sailing with spinnakers. The fleet includes:

  • 6 RS Visions
  • 6 RS Fevas
  • 6 RS Q'bas
  • 12 RS Teras
  • 6 Toppers
  • 2 Dart 16s
  • 12 Starboard Rio windsurfers with Tushingham rigs

Regular Training

Weekly training sessions for this season will be:

  • Monday evenings from April 27:  Senior Cadets (14 and over), Adults (beginners and improvers)
  • Thursday evening from April 30:  Junior Cadets (8-13) - beginners, intermediate and advanced

We will also run supported racing for cadets & adults (with RYA stage/level 2) as part of the club's racing programme on Wednesday evenings.

The full programme is in the pdf file at the bottom of this page.

Weekend and Summer Courses

  • We are also running some weekend courses (dates tbc)
  • Youth Sailing Week: 10 - 14 August 2020

Booking Training

You can book all LSTA training at: You must be an LSC member to take part in regular training, however non-members are very welcome on short courses. Non-member course fees include temporary membership of the club.


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