A new SLA has been signed by the Guernsey Sailing Trust (GST) and Education Services ensuring school children of the Bailiwick will continue to have the chance to learn and enjoy the wonderful sport of sailing and to gain confidence exploring local waters. The agreement sets out how the Trust will continue to give young people […]
Eighty-six people of all ages and abilities jumped at the opportunity to get out on the water and discover a new sport when Guernsey Sailing Trust opened its doors on Sunday 21st May to invite the public to have a go at sailing. Many were having a go for the very first time and experiencing […]
Team15 Windsurfing Club is back for another year! This club is aimed at young people aged between 10 to 15 years old (but we are not too strict on age!), who have had some windsurfing experience. If you are interested in this club, but have not windsurfed before, completing one of our summer windsurfing courses […]
In 2016 the five students from Herm School came to visit the Guernsey Sailing Trust for a sailing lesson on the Model Yacht Pond. The students were studying Swallows and Amazons and so were very excited to be able to sail their own boat. We had tried to visit the school last year to present […]
You maybe surprised to know that sailing is an incredibly inclusive sport. At the Guernsey Sailing Trust we work with many groups on the island, such as Autism Guernsey, St Martins Day Centre and the special needs schools (just to name a few) to ensure that people of ALL abilities get to experience the thrill […]
The Guernsey Sailing Trust Team are very excited to be able to offer some new powerboat sessions in 2017! Meet Tara… Tara de Jersey will be running Powerboat Taster, Forage Afloat and Basic Pilotage sessions. Tara is a very experienced skipper, having joined the team of Island RIB Voyages from the time they were established, […]
The Trustees, Committee and staff of the Guernsey Sailing Trust mark the death of His Excellency, Air Marshal Peter Walker CB CBE with sadness and pass on our sympathy to his family, friends and colleagues. We thank him for his time as Governor of Guernsey and as Patron of the Guernsey Sailing Trust.
It has been our pleasure to teach sailing after school every Wednesday for the last ten weeks to 14 young ladies from various Guernsey secondary schools. It has also been great to have the support of the Rotary Guernesiais who provided a lovely Trophy for the winner of the Inter School Rotary Guernesiais Sailing challenge. […]