If you have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact WPNSA and the appropriate member of our team will be happy to assist you.

 

Peter Allam

Peter joined WPNSA in August 2013 fresh from the London 2012 Olympic Games as Sailing Deputy Competition Manager and Paralympic Games Sailing Competition Manager.  Tasked with an incredibly diverse daily role on site at WPNSA, Peter uses his knowledge of dinghy and keelboats including Olympic representation at the 1984 and 1992 Games, as well as success in the GBR Admirals Cup to practical use.  As a sailor and a parent, Peter shares the views of many visitors to the Academy and understands workings of committees having a previous place on the RYA Olympic Steering Group.

 

Ian Balaam

Ian joins WPNSA from PGL, the children's activity holiday company.  Ian was with for PGL for many years, working his way up from activity instructor to the General Manager at the Osmington centre.

 

Rachel Sadler

Rachel has worked at WPNSA for many years, before deciding to move home to Wales.  Rachel now works remotely as the accountant and company secretary.

 

Sally Reynoldson

Sally organises the events at WPNSA, liaising with the class associations and the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) on their requirements including volunteers, equipment, facilities, catering etc.  In addition, Sally also looks after the WPNSA social media, website and IT support.  Sally joined WPNSA in 2013 after working overseas for seven years as Flotilla Manager in Greece.  Previously Sally worked in the travel industry for many years.

 

Lisa Matthews

Lisa manages all of our functions at the Sailing Academy: wedding ceremonies and receptions, parties, proms, christenings and any other special occasions you may have! - ensuring everything is well organised and delivered to our customers' satisfaction.  Alongside this, Lisa also looks after the day to day catering at WPNSA with Andy, our Head Chef.

 

Helen Pearson

Helen's role involves various duties; arranging meetings, conferences and seminars, the performance squad training, bookkeeping, administration support to the Chief Executive and overseeing reception.  Prior to working at the Academy, Helen worked at a holiday park in Weymouth.

 

Michelle Yelland

Michelle looks after the day to day enquiries from our customers and the public, our membership, boat hoist bookings, campervan bookings and lost property.

 

Roly Gill

 

Bill Barker

 

Lee Kenney

Lee joined WPNSA in the summer of 2019.  You may recognise him though as he has worked at many of our onsite partners, most recently Weymouth and Portland Adventure by Weymouth College.

 

Gary Richardson

 

David Hain

 

Andy Tomlin

 

Lee Pritchard

 

Jordan Riddler-Dutton

At WPNSA we pride ourselves on Customer Service, so please do not hesitate to ask us any questions.