Arun Youth Aqua Centre​

If you are aged 8-18yrs and want to learn to sail then come and join us!
Dinghies and buoyancy aids provided
Book a Free Taster Session for spring 2024

We've been teaching young people to sail for over 40 years, and our Centre is a recognised RYA and Onboard training centre.
For more information contact 07731 790 598 or

Club activities

We provide oppies on the lake, dinghy sailing and racing, sports boats, RIBS, social events and boat storage for club members.

Training Centre

We are an RYA Training Centre offering training leading to RYA certification in Dinghy, Powerboat, Specialist Short Courses

ICC Test Centre

Offering tests for the International Certificate of Competence, often required when using leisure boats in Europe.
Test types available ICC Motor 10m Test



Tide times for 18 July 2024

Tide Time Height
Low   03:10 1.6m
High  09:31 4.6m
Low   15:38 1.6m
High  21:55 4.9m



Jubilee Compound, Hendon Ave,
Littlehampton BN16 2NB

Our hours

Wednesday from 5:30
Sunday from 8:30

Contact us

07731 790 598

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