RYA Affiliated Club Conference, 2 Dec

RYA affiliated clubs can send up to four people for free to this excellent all-day conference which will be held near Maidstone. Lunch and refreshments are provided.

This year we will be unveiling the regional plans for the next four years and delivering the RYA national updates. There’s a choice of workshops that could help benefit your club and there will also be the opportunity to meet members of other clubs within your region. This conference is perfect for your committee members.

The day will be hosted by your Regional Development Officer Steve Mitchell. If you have any questions about the event please do not hesitate to contact him via email steve.mitchell@rya.org.uk

Please see conference documents.

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RYA Affiliated Club Conference, 12 Nov 2016

Get someone from your club along to this event!

The RYA London & South East Regional Affiliated Club Conference takes place on 12 November 2016 at New Line Learning Academy, ME15 9QL. Following the success of the Regional Affiliated Club Conferences which were introduced last year, a series of conferences will again be taking place across the UK during October and November. Each conference will include a national and regional update, along with a range workshops and clinics delivered by RYA staff, contactors and volunteers.

To book your place at the conference please click here.

The conference is an opportunity to feedback some of what has been happening across the UK and in clubs within the region, and to look forward to ensure that 2017 is even more successful for clubs. It will also provide us with a great forum to engage with RYA staff and volunteers who will be on hand to answer any questions we may have.

MSBA/RYA Conference, 7 March 2015

StaceyClarkA great day for two hundred delegates, exhibitors, speakers and organisers. Pictured left is Stacey Clark, RYA Chairman, during his keynote speech.

Our photographer, Alex Cheshire, has kindly published photos of the conference here…

We are grateful to our sponsors Peel Ports, Medway Council and the BMF. The following exhibitors also supported the event: Chatham Marina, Clarke & Carter, Cruising Association, Gillingham Marina, Kent Police, Medway Bridge Marina, Medway Queen, Medway Watersports, Pirates Cave, Queenborough Harbour Trust, Volspec Ltd.

Nick  Ardley spoke on Medway’s Hidden Past. Here’s his account of the day…

Medway/Swale Boating Conference, Saturday 7 March 2015

Yellow buoyThe MSBA and RYA South East are bringing you another great boating conference on Saturday 7 March 2015. Only £15 including lunch etc thanks to our sponsors Peel Ports, Medway Council and BMF Kent & Sussex.

National Flood Forum Conference,13 March 2014

Community Flood Risk Management: Improving Effectiveness and Efficiency
The National Flood Forum Conference 2014
Book Now March 13th  SOAS University of London

Check out the programme and book here

QHT at London Boat Show

Queenborough Harbour TrustQueenborough Harbour Trust again had a stand at the London Boat Show this year. Pictured are Geof Reed and Pete Fisher, proud to show their affiliation with the MSBA.

2013 Spring Conference relaunch for MSBA

Tom Cunliffe key speaker at MSBA Spring Conference

Tom Cunliffe will speak at our Spring Conference

With our new name and clarified objective, we plan to start next year’s boating season with a splash. The keynote speaker at our Spring Conference on Saturday 9 March will be  sailing guru, classic boat enthusiast, prolific author and TV presenter Tom Cunliffe. Watch this site for more details coming soon…