We’ve Won an Award!

TripAdvisor Award 2021 (2)

We are very proud to announce that Ocean Sports Tuition has been awarded a 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award. This means that we a have been recognised as being in the top 10% of attractions worldwide, based on our 2020 reviews!

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How To Replace a Lost RYA Certificate

RYA Training Centre

We know that one of the most frustrating things can be to misplace or damage one of your well-earned certificates, especially when you need it as proof of competence for an upcoming course or activity! With this in mind, we’ve put together this easy-to-follow step by step guide on how to replace your certificate if it goes missing.

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Are My RYA Qualifications Still Recognised in Europe?

RYA Powerboat level 2 course

Since the UK ceased to be a member of the European Union on 31st December 2020, some changes have taken place that affect our sailing rights in Europe. Some of these changes may affect how UK-earned qualifications are recognised in the EU. As an official RYA training centre, we are here to provide more information about how Brexit might affect your professional and non-professional use of RYA certificates.

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The Advantages of Stepped Hulls

rya day skipper motor - large dark blue motor boat creating wake

When choosing a hull shape, finding the right balance of speed and stability can seem like an impossible task. While stepped hulls are often painted as unpredictable and difficult to handle, there are in fact many advantages to this hull shape, as we explain in this blog.

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Suzuki’s Innovative Micro-Plastic Collecting Device Tackles Plastic Pollution

Suzuki Micro Plastic Collecting Device

When referring to propeller issues and problems with boat performance, many people use the terms ‘cavitation’ and ‘ventilation’ interchangeably, and often incorrectly. As industry-leaders in boat training and boat charter, the team at Ocean Sports are often asked for advice on these issues. Below, we explain the difference between the two terms, how the damage is caused, and how to fix it.

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Cavitation vs Ventilation

Cavitation vs Ventilation

When referring to propeller issues and problems with boat performance, many people use the terms ‘cavitation’ and ‘ventilation’ interchangeably, and often incorrectly. As industry-leaders in boat training and boat charter, the team at Ocean Sports are often asked for advice on these issues. Below, we explain the difference between the two terms, how the damage is caused, and how to fix it.

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