The leading association for cruising sailors worldwide. Since 1908, the CA has been providing services, information, help and advice to cruising sailors across the globe. Whatever your cruising experience, the CA can help.
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One of the reasons to join the CA is to get access to real, unvarnished cruising information
Access a wealth of unbiased, expert and exclusive cruising information, advice, guides and reports.
You can save your membership costs with our discounts
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We hold lectures, meetings and parties in the winter, and rallies, barbeques and other social events in the summer
Our Sections are the social heart of the CA, holding events such as rallies, meals and seminars throughout the year.
The Crewing Service - an excellent way for skippers and crew to get in touch
Whether you have your own boat, or are looking to crew someone else’s, our crewing service can help!
Additional Member Service & Benefits:
Sections & Forums:
Join our ‘Sections’ at home and abroad. Meet other likeminded cruising sailors, take part in social events and access the specialist discussion forums.
Local Representatives:
Benefit from the support, knowledge and security from 100s of our local representatives located in harbours around the world.
Regulation and Technical Services - RATS
Stay up-to-date with international, national and local regulation and technical matters through our RATS committee.
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Information Centre:
Accessible online, mobile, in person or by post, one of the largest of its kind in the world. It contains a collection of worldwide charts, books and guides plus an 8,000 volume library at CA House.

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