Pwllheli and District Youth Sailing (Clwb Hwylio Ieuenctid Pwllheli A'r Cylch)
The club’s junior section, CHIPAC, has grown significantly in recent years and has been rewarded by its efforts and Clwb Hwylio Pwllheli Sailing Club has gained the status of being a Volvo Champion Club and also an RYA Onboard Training Centre.
CHIPAC now has eight sailing instructors, six power boat instructors, and a strong team of volunteers with powerboat and rescue boat qualifications, currently there are 49 members of CHIPAC, these members vary from the beginners who began sailing last summer to the more experienced sailors who have gained selection to various Welsh and GBR Sailing squads.
CHIPAC offers local youngsters the opportunity to learn to sail and will give them the chance to continue sailing at a local club level or the option and pathway to sail competitively in National Junior class events with the chance of being selected in Welsh and GBR National Sailing Squads.
If anyone would like to join or help with junior club sailing or racing then please contact Gwyndaf Hughes or Jane Butterworth.