Membership Information

Group Membership Information

BLYM offers group affiliation to Schools, Universities, Youth Groups, Scouts, Guides and other similar organisations who wish to benefit from the facilities.

Groups with RYA Instructors can have independent access to BLYM and our fleet of dinghies and rescue boats at any time, subject to availability. Fees for use of the facilities are invoiced to the group at the end of each season. 

Groups needing instructor support can be supported by BLYM and we will work with you to establish your needs. Please contact our Groups Administrator for details via We can run a range of sessions from evening sailing to an RYA course to other activities such as raft building. 

BLYM's facilities can be made available for non-sailing activities on application to the BLYM Leadership Team.

Benefits of Group Membership

  • Group leaders and members may attend BLYM general sailing sessions.
  • Special events, expeditions, racing and other activities.
  • Jibsheet and group leader newsletters.
  • Berthing for group boats.
  • Discounted chandlery.
  • Discounted courses for Group Leaders.

Please contact the membership secretary ( if your group is interested in taking out membership.