About Broad Reach Sailing

Broad Reach Sailing is a small friendly Royal Yacht Association (RYA) recognised Sailing School, based in Gosport Marina just a few minutes from the Solent. Established in 2008, we have now successfully taught over 1000 sailing students across the wide range of RYA sailing courses we run.

We pride ourselves on making sure everyone has a great time during their time with us. Our yacht “Aurora” is a Jeanneau 36i and is well equipped and very comfortable. We have heating for when its chilly and top quality Musto foul weather kit to keep you warm and dry.

All meals are provided and our home-cooked Shepherds pie, Lasagna and Chicken Curry are favourites with our sailing crews!! If you would like to see more of “Aurora” check out our gallery on Instagram.

Our team are all Yachtmaster Instructors and are able to cover all aspects of sailing and all RYA practical sailing courses. They are both patient and understanding and will ensure you get the most from your sailing course. They will give you feedback throughout your course and will be more than happy to answer your questions and go over any part of the course until you are happy.

Tripadvisor Reviews

      Excellent 5 days on the Solent. Tony is an excellent instructor, very patient and I’m sure that all of us on the course learnt a lot that week . The... read more

    alanpugh2019
    12/09/2019

      My husband and I went on the Competent Crew Course with Simon on the Aurora in the Solent 17 thru 21 July ‘20 and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. ... read more

    Gillian J
    7/31/2020

      Simon is really calm cool and collected even when Sailing in rough seas and rain. The food and the marina facilities chosen were absolutely superb.
    Most of all the... read more

    peterraycraft
    7/27/2020