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Accessibility

Our Castle Semple Centre has the specialist staff, facilities and equipmentIMG_7437 to accommodate people of all abilities and in 2012 we became Scotland’s first Royal Yachting Association Sailablility ‘Centre of Excellence’.

We have:

  • Specially adapted hansa 303 sailing dinghies and kayaks designed for use by people with additional support needs.
  • Our orange wheelieboat, a powerboat adapted for use by wheelchair users.
  • New for 2015 wheelieboat ‘Discovery’ which can take up to 4 wheelchair users plus their carers or family.
  • Access to local cycling club Ride 63’s adapted hand bikes and trikes.
  • Adapted equipment to ensure comfort in the boats supplied and designed by our partners in access – Equal Adventure.
  • Experienced staff to make clients feel relaxed as they learn skills and experience being out on the water.
  • A hoist which gives wheelchair users access to boats.

Paralympian Angie MaloneOur Castle Semple site has received 5 star reviews from users on Euan’s Guide and we take part in Disabled Access Day each year as well as various disability open days and competitive/non-competitive events throughout the country.

Our Outdoor Activity Instructors can discuss your requirements and tailor make activity sessions to your needs. To find out more or to arrange your session email our team or call us on 01505 842 882

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