EAST awarded RYA Sailability Centre of Excellence Status

01/09/2012
Trustees of The East Anglian Sailing Trust are very pleased to announce that the Trust has gained additional recognition from the National Governing Body for Sailing as a Royal Yachting Association (Sailability Centre of Excellence.

RYA Sailability Manager Debbie Blachford commented “ We are confirming our recognition of the great work taking place at EAST and the significant contributions made to disabled sailing from your charity and your team of volunteers. We are exampling EAST as a disabled sailing organisation of good practice and will direct new sailors to EAST who wish to get into the sport of sailing”.

This new status follows on from EAST gaining recognition as an RYA Training Centre and an RYA OnBoard Site thus helping more children and young people to learn to sail.

Our thanks go to all our Volunteeers who have helped to make this possible.