We have the following boats that are used for training and for general hire by members on a first come first served basis.

Boat/Board number Cost per half-day
Optimist 4 £10
Topper 6 £10
Laser Pico 6 £10
Laser (various rigs) 4 £10
Windsurf Board (various rigs) 8 £10
420 2 £15
Topper Omega 2 £15
Flying Fifteen 2 £15


Members who have completed the RYA Dinghy Level 2 course will be issued with six vouchers for half-day hire of the above boats/boards, which can be redeemed any time during the current calendar year.

The use of these boats is free for activities taking place as part of organised training courses. Please note that during organised training courses, some of the above boats may not be available. Training courses take priority over any boat hire by members.

During the Covid-19 pandemic. We are operating a temporary method of hiring club boats.

Members wishing to hire any of the above boats should email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request the type of boat/s and date/s that they wish to hire. A half day booking represents an evening session or either morning or afternoon session at the weekend. If your booking spans both morning and afternoon then a full day must be booked.

Payment should be made by bank transfer prior to use. Please note that, on hiring these boats, members accept liability for 50% of the club's insurance excess in the event of any damage that results in an insurance claim.

Boats should be checked out and checked in to the dinghy park under the supervision of a committee member or duty officer.

Any damage, missing parts, or defects should be reported and added to the bosuns lists here for repair or replacement