Start Keelboat Racing

Fancy learning to sail larger, faster, and more stable keelboats or sportboats?

1 What are keelboats?

Sportsboats and keelboats are larger than dinghies, typically being around 20–30ft in length

2 Different to dinghies

The heavy keel means that neither keelboats nor Sportsboats will capsize in the conventional sense

3 Who are the crew?

Many keelboats are much less physically demanding than dinghies, making them ideal for those who are less active or who have disabilities

4 Getting a sail

Owners are often looking for crew members