News & Events

Sailors of Tomorrow set sail during the May Half Term

Over two hundred children from various organisations across the city enjoyed their May half term by sailing with Plymouth Youth Sailing and kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and indoor climbing at the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre as part of the...

Potential life saving device installed at Centre

After originally making plans to install a brand new AED (automated external defibrillator) in late 2019 and with subsequent delays caused by the pandemic, the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre are pleased to now have had one of these potentially...

Two city charities supporting each other

We are delighted that Shekinah will be undertaking a series of groundworks and decorating around our waterfront site for the foreseeable future. The two city charities have worked collaboratively on events and fundraising efforts previously. The Shekinah team have...

Delighted to be hosting the RYA Youth Nationals this year

We are delighted to be the host venue for the RYA Youth Nationals which will be held here in Britain's Ocean City in August. Plymouth Youth Sailing and ourselves look forward to welcoming as many as 350 young sailors to our city to compete in the Youth Nationals,...

Meet Jessica!

Jessica lives with Type 1 diabetes, a serious condition in which a person’s blood glucose (sugar) level is too high because their body cannot make insulin. This means they have to monitor their exercise, food and glucose levels and administer insulin accordingly....

We can’t wait to re-open!

We can't wait to re-open and get back to doing what we love! We will be re-opening the Centre on Wednesday 7th April and full details of our re-opening plans can be found here. We do have watersports sessions available for the Easter School Holidays starting from...

Centre re-opening plans from 7th April 2021

Please be aware that our re-opening plans have been made in consideration with available industry guidance and will be reviewed regularly. We are really excited to announce that the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre will be reopening on Wednesday 7th...

Monday 22nd February 2021

As we all await details of the roadmap out of lockdown from HM Government today, please note, we will, as in previous lockdown periods, digest the information and the further guidance provided in the coming days and then make future updates via our website and here on...

We love Blue Monday!

You may see references to ‘Blue Monday’ in your social media newsfeeds or in the press today – apparently today is meant to be the ‘most depressing day of the year’... but not here, oh no, here we Blue Monday. And Tuesday. And Wednesday. And Thursday. And Friday. And...

Update 8th January 2021

We would like to thank our members for their patience this week. Whilst guidance was produced by some Governing Bodies earlier this week, we were awaiting a further update from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and Cattewater Harbour Commissioners...