News & Events

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...

Update 4th January 2021

Based on the HM Government announcement made this evening (Monday 4th January 2021) the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre will be closed with immediate effect until we can ascertain clear guidance from the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport...

Plymouth is now in Tier 3

As of 00:01 on Thursday 31st December 2020 Plymouth is now in Tier 3. When the Centre reopens on Saturday 2nd January 2021 we will continue to operate over the winter period on a Covid-19 secure pre-bookable course or session based only system for educational use....

Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year!

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year! We would like to thank everyone for their continued support of the Centre during this year - we really do appreciate it. We look forward to being able to welcome you back in 2021 in line with all...