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JYC Academy

Our world-class training center

Situated in its own clubhouse on the edge of the marina, our academy is a hub for both sport and leisure, a place where people can meet and share their passion for watersports.

Led by our internationally renowned coaching team JYC Academy offers a variety of courses for different skill levels, from “first fun” taster sessions, corporate sailing and racing events, through to professional pathways.

At JYC we are committed to investing in the future of sailing in the Kingdom, bringing world-class training programs to Jeddah.


Our aim is to make watersports accessible and enjoyable for all, to inspire the next generation of sailors in Saudi Arabia and to build a vibrant sailing community.

Our Courses

Our RYA-accredited training center is the largest in Saudi Arabia. 


Our courses include dinghy sailing, keelboats, wingfoiling and powerboats. 


We cater for all ages, with after-school sailing, half-term kids camps, adult keelboat courses and racing. 


With shore-based programs like first aid, navigation, day skipper, yacht master, and VHF courses, we are shaping the next generation of maritime professionals.

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