On Wednesday 14th April 2021, HRH The Princess Royal visited both the Royal Yacht Squadron in Cowes and Royal Victoria Yacht Club in Fishbourne.
At the Royal Yacht Squadron, the Princess spoke with a wide range of students about their experience and interest in sailing. She then went on the Commodore’s boat, Warrior and viewed the students sailing.
The Princess Royal then made her way round to Fishbourne and as Patron of the Royal Yachting Association, viewed cadets sailing and power boating on the water. The Princess then came ashore and learnt about the volunteering aspect of the Club and was shown an exhibition of the Club’s 175th year history.