Courses & Activities

Draycote Water Sailing Club has its very own RYA recognised training centre offering the opportunity to try for the first time or develop any level of sailing, windsurfing and power boating.

You do not need to be a Club member to take part in courses.

Safety is our topmost priority – all of our instructors have been DBS checked, are first aid trained, and our rescue team operates everyday.


Taster Sessions and Courses for juniors and adults from beginner levels


Taster Sessions and courses available for complete beginners


Options to hire boards or bring your own


RYA Level 2 Powerboating, and RYA Safety Boat course

Draycote Academy

Draycote Academy hosts dedicated race training and events for juniors

Instructor Courses

Get all of the qualifications needed to join the Instructor team

Gift Vouchers

Looking for an unusual gift for someone active and adventurous? Give them the opportunity to experience a new activity and learn new skills with one of our Gift Vouchers for either a Taster Session or Course.  Click below to order and we’ll post it out to you for the special day.


We use an online booking programme called WebCollect that was developed specifically for small sports and hobby clubs to manage and organise their bookings.  You will be redirected to the WebCollect pages when booking.

Group Sessions

We can host corporate team days, school groups and social groups (e.g. Women’s Institute, Scouts, Guides) for group Paddleboard sessions (ages 18+), or a Mixed Watersport activity with Sailing and/or Windsurfing too.

Tailored to your organisation’s needs, the sessions are a fun and exhilarating way to try new sports, learn new skills and have fun together as a group. 

As well as ensuring you have a fun time, safety is a topmost priority – all staff are DBS checked and hold the relevant instructing qualifications.  We provide the necessary kit including buoyancy aids, and professional rescue is on hand at all times.  Risk assessments and Health & Safety information will provided, too..

Kayaking & Canoeing

Kayaking and Canoeing is only permitted at Draycote Water as part of organised sessions with Rugby Canoe Club who have an affiliation with our Club.  Please visit their website for details.

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