Younger Members & Academy

The Royal Southern Yacht Club is dedicated to supporting the sailing, racing and social endeavours of our younger members, from the age of 18 up to the age of 35!

The Royal Southern Academy Committee hosts a wide range of sailing and social events for our younger members throughout the year, which give you the chance to get to know other like minded people.

Membership Options

Individual Membership

As a full member of the club you have access to the clubhouse and facilities, including crane, haven, berths, launch service and all bars and restaurants, ability to join all club social activities as well as discounts on clubhouse accommodation, regatta fees, charter rates, berthing costs and food & drinks. Furthermore, you gain reciprocal membership to all Royal Southern Reciprocal Clubs as well as the ability to wear a blue ensign.

Educational Institution Affiliation

If you are part of a school or university club, you can join the club for £220/year (September – August) and gain access to reduced J/70 charter and event entry rates if using the club or club equipment under affiliated club activity, as well as support from the Sailing and Event Offices in organising club activity such as keelboat trials or social events at the club.

Our next Academy Events

The Academy Trophy

26 October - 27 October