Following on from the Cruising Conference in March, 2022, we are delighted to be offering two more wonderful weekend opportunities: 

Friday 3 June 2022 plus   Wayfarer Open Saturday 4 June, Club racing Sunday 5 June 2022


Followed by: Wayfarer Day Saturday 11 June 2022 at HBSC    

Wayfarer Training Day

The United Kingdom Wayfarer Association invites you to a day of frivolity at Hickling Broad Sailing Club on Saturday June 11th 2022 (10.00 Start)
Whether you’re a seasoned Wayfarer, or just starting out, all are welcome.
Bring your own boat or just turn up with your sailing gear and we will get you on the Water.
Cost: £10 per person to cover a single day membership at HBSC.

Shore side Welcome Chat over coffee and cake.
• Get to know participants and what they would like to get out of the day
Boat Clinic.
• Ask the experts for recommendation with respect to your boat / equipment. (Matt or Ralph from Aero Luff
Spars will be at hand to give you tips and advice).
Try a Wayfarer
• Novice sailors or crews who would like to have a go.
• Sailors who are considering buying a Wayfarer
Boat handling skills both on and off the water.
• Launching and recovery.
• Rigging including setting up of sails and spars.
• Setting off under sail.
• Setting off under power then hoisting sails midstream or tied to a buoy.
• Coming in to moor Under sail or under power.
• Reefing.

Let us know what you need and we will try to help

Sailing with an expert either in your own boat or a demonstration boat (Possibly Mk IV loaned by Hartley boats).
• Improve your boat handling skills.
• Improve your sail setting skills and ability to see and predict wind conditions and wind shifts.

End of day get together over a beverage.
For more information or to book your place please contact Terry Cook at:


Cruising Conference Content is still online

Cruising Conference delegates may still access the content on the CC21 website for the foreseeable future, so please take the opportunity to watch any of the presentations that you have so far missed.

Click on the logo or the link below to navigate over to the website. (Link opens in a new browser tab, where possible) –

Missed it?  No worries; UKWA / overseas NCA members who wish to view the videos are warmly welcome to do so – they are extremely informative and cover a good range of Wayfarer cruising topics.  Access can be obtained via our shop, at the reduced rate of £5.00. Truly a bargain.

Brancaster Tidal Training

Under consideration – social distancing issues to be resolved. Organiser: Matt Sharman []