Updated MPSC activity Covid-19
The club is continuing to monitor the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak carefully and our thoughts are with anyone who been directly affected.
The club has a responsibility to protect the health and wellbeing of its employees, members and a duty to reduce the risk of additional pressure on the emergency services, at what is an extremely testing and difficult time.
The club has already introduced preventative measures on the yachts, and in the classroom area. There is also additional information regarding Covid-19 on the handover documents on the yachts.
In preparing this document, the club has considered all current guidance form
Public Health England
Royal Yachting Association.
The club is currently reviewing all RYA training, further information will be published in the coming days.
The club will continue to offer the yachts for charter, we feel that in these challenging times the ability to sail is vitally important to ones own health and emotional wellbeing.
Currently Spirit is available for charter and from the 24th March Pride will be also be available. Please take note of any additional guidance on the handover documents regarding Covid-19.
Contingencies during or prior to a charter
If during a charter, a member of crew displays symptoms consistent with Coronavirus, then please take action to prevent the potential spread of infection.
In these circumstances, we would ask that the yacht skipper inform the operational team, and arrangements will be made for the yacht to be deep cleaned on its return.
If prior to a charter a member of the crew display symptoms of Covid-19, please do not to attend the club or yacht. Please contact a member of the operational team.
The club has purchased additional items to ensure that the yachts are cleaned to a higher standard prior to any charter/training. There are also additional items on the yachts for members to use when on the yacht.
We ask all members that on return that they clean the yacht using the equipment provided. It is also advisable that members bring their own personal soap/hand sanitiser.
In the event of the restrictions imposed by UK Government, leading to a restriction in movement or the temporary closure of the club for a period of time, a full refund or alternative dates will be offered.
In the event of a member having to self-isolate prior to the commencement of a course or charter, a full refund or alternative dates will be offered.
Thank you for your continued support and understanding, should you have any concerns or questions then please don’t hesitate in contacting or emailing the club.