Performance Coaching

Advance Your Sailing

Performance coaching at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron is a dynamic and inclusive program designed to elevate the skills of sailors across various levels and boat types. Whether you’re navigating dinghies, keelboats, catamarans, or mastering windsurfing, RQYS has you covered. Led by the accomplished Head Coach Adrian Finglas, our team boasts a wealth of experience, ensuring that sailors receive top-notch guidance and support. Our coaching philosophy is rooted in individualized attention, tailored to meet the unique needs of each sailor. At RQYS, we’re not just coaching; we’re shaping the future of sailing excellence, fostering a community of passionate and skilled sailors.

Coaching Options

RQYS Head Coach

RQYS Head Sailing Coach - Adrian Finglass

Adrian Finglas

We’re proud to have our in-house performance coach dedicated to enhancing your sailing skills. Meet our Head Coach, Adrian Finglas, whose extensive experience in coaching olympic and professional sailing teams spans a lifetime. Whether you’re aiming to elevate your club racing outcomes or considering the Sydney to Hobart Regatta, don’t hesitate to reach out to Adrian. Discover how our Head Coach can elevate your team’s performance.

  1-3 Boats 4+ Boats
Member p/h $100 $130
Non-member p/h $130 $150

RQYS Coaches

RQYS Sailing Coaches

Our Team

Our coaching team is renowned for their expertise. All our coaches are Australian Sailing qualified, ensuring top-notch instruction. They cater to sailors across a spectrum of skill levels, from intermediate to advanced, providing tailored guidance to help every individual excel in the world of sailing. Whether you’re looking to fine-tune your techniques or push the boundaries of your sailing prowess, our qualified coaches are here to support your journey.

$ p/h$60$90

Availability & Bookings

To inquire about coach availability and bookings, kindly reach out to the Sailing Academy. RQYS coaches can be scheduled from tuesday to sunday, contingent upon their availability. Feel free to get in touch with the Sailing Academy to explore your options. Coaching sessions can be reserved for either 2 or 3 hours. Please note that the availability of Head Coach Adrian (below) may fluctuate over the year due to daylight and racing schedules.

Wednesday9am to 4.00pm
Thursday9am to 4.00pm
Friday9am to 4.00pm
Sunday9am to 3pm