07 May 2012
Largs Yacht Haven has been officially appointed the first RYA Active Marina in Scotland by the governing body, the Royal Yachting Association.
The RYA's Active Marina Programme is designed to help boat owners get the most out of their boat by supporting training opportunities, cruises and social events.
The Yacht Haven has set up a programme of events for berth holders starting with:
Passage Planning - Sat, 19 May
Pre-cruise Planning & Preparation Day - Sun, 20 May
Ladies Day - Wed, 13 June
First Aid Day - Sat, 16 June
RIB Cruise to Port Bannatyne - Sun, 19 August
Click here to download a poster of events for 2012
Also, RYA Scotland's Malin Waters Clipper Cruise to Ireland commences from Largs on 30 June and the pre cruise planning days are designed to build more knowledge and confidence for boat owners to cross over the North Channel.
The Yacht Haven is already very active with a busy events schedule in place for 2012, the highlight being the 470 Europeans at the end of June.
For more information on all of the events at Largs see www.yachthavens.com or speak to the marina staff
For more information about the RYA Active Marina Programme visit www.rya.org.uk/go/activemarina