Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Youth Training Programme

The RNZYS Youth Training Programme is the programme delivering intensive sail training for young sailors in a disciplined environment.  This programme is a breeding ground for Volvo Ocean Race, America’s Cup and Match Racing Champions. Are you ready for the challenge? Join us!

Criteria: Age 15 – 23 years.

Fee’s: Please contact our Training Manager for the current fee schedule. 2017|2018 training fee’s are $2,095.00 (NZ Dollars) which includes boats, all coaching, uniform and RNZYS Junior Membership.

Competitions: Each season the RNZYS supports youth teams to attend various match racing regatta’s both nationally and internationally.

How to Apply: Registrations are received all year roundThe application process is easy, please complete a registration form above and email along with a brief sailing CV


Fleet Racing Results

See the current YTP fleet racing results Here

Funding & Sponsorship:  The programme operates on sponsorship funding, donations and programme fees.  Each boat has an individual sponsor who advertises on the boat.

Please contact our Training Manager if you are interested in sponsoring the youth programme.

For further information please contact our Training Manager:

Guy Pilkington

Guy15 (800x536)

Phone: (09)360-6811
Fax: (09)360-6802
Mobile: 027-491-8962