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Edgbaston Sailing Academy

Edgbaston Reservoir, Birmingham

Run by: Edgbaston Sailing Academy

Experience sailing and have fun developing skills and confidence in a safe, supervised environment.


Suitable for 11-17

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The academy is set up to promote excellence in sailing. It will encourage young people to enjoy sailing, maintain their interest and sustain participation.

Members of Edgbaston Sailing Academy will progress through the RYA personal skill qualifications and if desired reach a competitive level where they can compete for the club.


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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Thu 1 May 16:30–18:30
  2. Thu 8 May 16:30–18:30
  3. Wed 14 May 16:30–18:30
  4. Thu 15 May 16:30–18:30
  5. Thu 29 May 16:30–18:30
  6. Thu 12 Jun 16:30–18:30
  7. Thu 19 Jun 16:30–18:30
  8. Thu 26 Jun 16:30–18:30
  9. Thu 3 Jul 16:30–18:30
  10. Thu 10 Jul 16:30–18:30
  11. Thu 17 Jul 16:30–18:30
  12. Thu 24 Jul 16:30–18:30
  13. Thu 31 Jul 16:30–18:30
  14. Thu 14 Aug 16:30–18:30
  15. Thu 21 Aug 16:30–18:30
  16. Thu 28 Aug 16:30–18:30
  17. Thu 4 Sep 16:30–18:30
  18. Thu 11 Sep 16:30–18:30
  19. Thu 18 Sep 16:30–18:30
  20. Thu 25 Sep 16:30–18:30
  21. Thu 2 Oct 16:30–18:30
  22. Thu 9 Oct 16:30–18:30
  23. Thu 16 Oct 16:30–18:30
  24. Thu 23 Oct 16:30–18:30


£10.00 annual club membership fee (one off payment), £5.00 a session. This price covers the costs of the boats, safety equipment and instructors.

Skill Level

  1. Beginner
  2. Intermediate
  3. Advanced


RYA Accedited - 920419960


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Edgbaston Reservoir

Ickneild Port Road, Ladywood, Birmingham, B16 0AA

Meeting point: Edgbaston Watersports

About this location

Situated close to the city centre, Edgbaston Reservoir is a site of importance for nature conservation.


This activity is organised and run by Edgbaston Sailing Academy.

Please register in advance.

Visitors to call 0121 454 1997 and let us know that they will be coming. No payment needs to be made until the day of the session. Have a look for the details on our website.

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