News & Events

Advance Notice Centre closed 7th and 8th September 2021

ADVANCE NOTICE On Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th September the Centre will not be open to the general public. All pre-booked activities will still run as per the booking and our team will be in touch with those booked directly. The Centre will re-open at 0900 on...

British Fireworks Championships

Plymouth City Council have confirmed that the British Fireworks Championships will be going ahead tonight (Wednesday 18th) and tomorrow evening - they will be dedicated to those who lost their lives in Keyham. Please note that parking at the Centre is free for members...

Plymouth welcomes postponed RYA Youth Nationals

The Centre and Plymouth Youth Sailing are so pleased to welcome the RYA Youth Nationals to Plymouth next week - this event was postponed from a year ago. In line with strict covid secure measures both on and off the water, young sailors will race daily in Plymouth...

Plymouth welcomes the NSSA National Youth Regatta

Over the course of this week, the Centre will welcome hundreds of participants as part of the National School Sailing Association National Youth Regatta as Plymouth Youth Sailing hosts this annual event. In line with strict covid secure measures both on and off the...

What a week!

What a week here in Plymouth and the actual SailGP racing hasn’t even started yet! On Tuesday we were delighted to share the exciting news that Plymouth has been awarded £9.5million from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to make its vision of a park in the sea a...

Statement on easing of restrictions Monday 19th July

With ‘Freedom Day’ as it has been termed rapidly approaching (Monday 19th July) we will continue to interpret both the laws, regulations and data in a responsible manner. Aside from anything further we will, as a Centre, and indeed a hub for engagement with the great...

SailGP comes to Plymouth!

We are so excited that Plymouth is a host city for SailGP and that all the excitement of the third event of Season 2 will happen in the Sound on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th July. We have put further details about accessing the Centre this weekend and relevant links...

Centre welcomes Supernova National Championships to Plymouth

This weekend (Friday 2nd until Sunday 4th July) Plymouth Youth Sailing and the Mount Batten Centre are delighted to host the Supernova Dinghy Class Association National Championships here in Plymouth. This is the first class national standalone event to be held here...

We are 22 years old today!

Twenty two years ago today, the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre was officially opened on the Mount Batten peninsula by HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, who this month would have celebrated his 100th birthday. The Centre was created to provide...