what we
deliver

High quality training for success at every level

Through our team of expert coaches, we offer high quality training for sailors in our class specific programmes and foiling pathway. Through our coaching team we provide the very best chance of success at every level.

Our expert team

Our team specialises in providing performance coaching for a range of classes, including ILCA, Optimist, Topper, WASZP, IQFoil, 29er, and 49er sailors.

Our services include designing performance programmes for clubs, classes or individuals, providing event support at international and national events and developing industry leading sailing pathways.

James Parker-Mowbray

Manager

Juliette Kemp

Programme Co-ordinator

Charlie Linsell

Head Coach

Industry
partners

Our partners play a leading role in one or more of the Performance Academy’s programmes. They are key players in helping us to provide high performance coaching to more communities and individuals.

Class
associations

We’re proud to work in close collaboration with class associations, helping to support performance programmes, build pathways, and connect our community of sailors.

Partner
clubs

We’ve teamed up with sailing and yacht clubs at a regional and national level to help support high level coaching, create performance programmes and provide equipment.

Commercial
partners

Our commercial partners are crucial in enabling us to better deliver our activities and connect the sailing community.

We work across the performance sailing landscape to provide services in coaching at all levels within the pathway.

Private
Training

Tailored 1:1 and small group training to fast track the development of sailors.

Class Association
Support

Support with coaching and equipment to help deliver national and regional training programmes.

Group
Training

Tailored group training to aid development of sailors.

Event
support

Regatta support for sailors at International and National events in a range of classes.

Foiling
training

Industry experts in foiling coaching, able to offer foiling coaching to Individual or groups.

Part of the Andrew Simpson Group

The Performance Academy is a continuation of the brilliant work that the Andrew Simpson Foundation and our not-for-profit Centre’s achieved, creating a pathway of support and opportunities from entry level sailor through to elite athlete.