Broad Reach Sailing Team

Our team are all Yachtmaster Instructors and are able to cover all aspects of sailing and all RYA practical sailing courses.

Simon King / Yachtmaster Instructor

Simon started sailing whilst serving in the British Army in Gibralter. He is a Yachtmaster Instructor and has been running RYA sailing courses for over 15 years and has been sailing himself for 20 years!.

He is the owner and principle of Broad Reach Sailing and is committed to ensuring everyone has a great time, whether they are on an RYA sailing course, mile builder or just along for some more sailing experience.

He has an infectious passion for good seamanship and loves sharing his enjoyment of sailing and being on the water with others.

Tony Brown / Yachtmaster Instructor

Tony has been sailing for over 20 years and has been a member of the team at Broad Reach Sailing for 5 years.

He is a Yachtmaster Instructor for sail and also a Cruising Instructor for Power. He has undertaken numerous long distance deliveries all over the world and is able to pass on a wealth of sailing experience and some great stories too!

Tony is always patient and supportive and is immensely popular with our customers.

Tripadvisor Reviews

      Brilliant Summer Sail, Simon was an excellent Skipper and host, the boat was cleaned and an obvious large effort had been made to comply with COVID restrictions. We met new,... read more


      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

      Fantastic weekend - thanks Simon! Couldn’t have asked for anything more - looked after us all so well

    Amy C