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Pirates Watersports Club

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The Pirates Watersports Club  is our route for any young budding sailor to go once the RYA Stage 1 & Stage 2 courses have been completed. Any child between the age of 8-18yrs old may join.


The club sails every Sunday morning throughout the year and then on Thursdays during the summer school holidays.

Session content

Club sessions are about having fun as well as learning. All sailing sessions are supervised with on-the-water safety cover and RYA instructors on hand to offer any light hearted coaching.

Every person learns and participates in a different way to the next. As a person builds their sailing skill sets, the instructors will work with them to develop their sailing skills. You never know, they might even want to become part of Cinque Ports Pirates Sailing race team!



Pirates Watersports Club objectives is to make watersports accessible to children and young people. To provide support and opportunities for children and young people from a variety of backgrounds to participate and progress in the world of watersports.

Safety Equipment

Wetsuits, buoyancy aids and helmets are loaned from Dover Marine Services CIC for the sessions and must be worn whenever near the do not need to invest in anything!

How to join

Feel free to pop by and see us during the Sunday morning sessions or during the office opening hours. Otherwise just telephone 01304 212880 or email.

Our office is staffed everyday from 9am-5pm from Easter to Halloween, or Monday to Friday 9:30am-3:00pm during the winter months.


Cost is kept as low as possible but just enough to cover the basics of maintaining equipment and reinvesting in wetsuits buoyancy aids and qualified RYA sailing instructors.

Annual family membership: £60

Each session attended: £6 per person to be paid before each session.

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