Emirates GB SailGP launches internship programme with GCA in Sydney.

The Emirates Great Britain SailGP’s preparation for action in Sydney ahead of the Australia Sail Grand Prix, marks the beginning of a new internship programme with the Greig City Academy. Now in Sydney with the team, the first intern from the new programme is Kai Hockley an 18-year-old GCA student from Tottenham. Kai won Young […]

GCA meet Sir Ben Ainsley and Hannah Mills

The Greig City Academy met Sir Ben Ainsley and Hannah Mills at the Athena Pathway Programme, on the day the squad for the Youth and Puig Women’s Americas Cup was announced. The students had an opportunity to take on the simulator and heard about the technology and innovation involved in the Sail GP challenge. Thanks […]

GCA Sailing Annual Report 2023

With the support of the Scaramouche Sailing Trust, the Greig City Academy students had another action packed and successful season on the water in 2023. Our latest annual report outlines their activities and amazing achievements. It covers everything from first time dinghy sailors, to award winning regatta performances and professional qualifications, all of which attract […]

Winter sailing continues

Despite the extreme temperatures at the moment, the sailing continues unabated for the GCA students. With extra thermal layers and as much determination as ever the students embrace the challenge that is winter sailing.  Year 9 girls took to the water in West reservoir this week, while, Kai and Jessye, from the senior team, put […]

Jaydon qualifies as an RYA Yachtmaster

Everyone at the GCA and the Scaramouche Sailing Trust are thrilled that Jaydon Owusu recently passed his Yachtmaster practical exam. This achievement marks an important milestone for Jaydon, an ex-student of the GCA and graduate of the sailing programme. It is also a critical stage in the four-year superyacht cadetship that he is currently undertaking […]

Greig City Academy receive large donation from The Russell-Cooke Silicon Cup

We would like to extend sincere thanks to the organisers and participants of The Russell-Cooke Silicon Cup Regatta, the largest IT networking event taking place in UK waters for their donation to The Greig City Academy sailing programme. As one of three named ‘life changing charities’ we received a massive £16,000 of monies raised from […]