Weymouth and Portland Nation Sailing Academy news articles

Former Chairman of the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), Edward Leask, has been awarded both an OBE and a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Community Award for Outstanding Contribution.
Director of the WPNSA, Sir Ben Ainslie commented on the double award, “Edward Leask has made a real impact on the sailing scene, an Olympic sailor [...] read more →

Team Sky learnt the ropes on a team building day with the British Sailing Team at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA).  Top riders including Tour de France winner Chris Froome and double Olympic gold medallist Geraint Thomas swapped two wheels for three sails at the high profile sporting venue which is now [...] read more →

Win your chance to dine for free at the WPNSA during the festive month of December.
Start celebrating Christmas early and enjoy a lunch for 2 people at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy’s café with stunning views across Portland Harbour.
To enter the competition please email your details to reception@wpnsa.org.uk by 30th November 2014.
Best of luck!

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Looking for something fun to do this October? Well look no further because the Weymouth & Portland National Sailing academy has teamed up with the market leading provider of activity courses and holidays PGL to bring you an exclusive opportunity for you and a friend to win an action packed session on the water at [...] read more →

The ‘Official Test Centre’ (OTC), UK’s ultimate venue for windsurfing and stand up paddle boarding (SUP), located at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy is offering you the opportunity to win a free taster session to try your hand at both sports.
To enter simply email info@otc-windsurf.com.
The OTC was developed by Tris Best in order [...] read more →

‘Sip and puff’ sailing teen Natasha ‘Miss Isle’ Lambert today (Friday 25 July) cruised through day two of her Sea and Summit Challenge and immediately declared “I want to go faster!”
The 17-year-old, who has cerebral palsy and controls her boat by breathing through a straw in a specially-engineered bicycle helmet, arrived at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy on schedule almost six [...] read more →

Win a 2 day Sailing Course at the newly opened Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre!
To enter answer the following question:
What has inspired you to learn how to sail at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy?
Please send your answers to weymouth@andrewsimpsonsailing.org
The Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre is RYA accredited, delivering a range of sailing courses for young [...] read more →

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre was today officially launched at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), with a poignant introduction by Andrew Simpson’s close friends and Olympic sailing partners, Sir Ben Ainslie and Iain Percy OBE. 
Peter Allam, Chief Executive of the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, sees the Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre [...] read more →

The Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) has announced a prestigious new collaboration with the ‘Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation’ (ASSF).  The ASSF founded by the Academy’s Director, Sir Ben Ainslie, Iain Percy OBE and Andrew’s wife Leah to honour his life and legacy, will be opening the ‘Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre’ at the same [...] read more →

The Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) will be a mecca for world speed sailing this month. read more →