Sailing and canoeing on the River Thames in Kingston

Policies and Procedures


Current additions and amendments to Minima’s policies and procedures related to COVID-19 are published at the page linked below.


Like other companies Minima Yacht Club Limited has Articles of Association which set out how it is constituted  and govern its relationship with its members.  In addition, there are Rules which set out how the club operates and which all members agree to follow as a condition of membership.

Health and safety

The Club has incorporated key policies and procedures related to health and safety into our Health and Safety Manual. This includes our Health and Safety Policy Statement, Major Incident Procedure and Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy as well as procedures relating to first aid, fire etc.


The following policies have been adopted by the Club.

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

The following Standard Operating Procedures have been adopted by the Club.

Latest news

COVID-19 November lockdown

Following the regulations implemented this week, the Club House, Minima’s boat park, slipways and landing stages are closed to members until 2nd December.

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COVID-19 August update

We have been racing on Sundays during August, and social sailing and kayaking on the river individually and in small groups continues within ‘the guidelines’. 

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Regatta 2020

Updated 7.20pm Friday 4 September 2020 The Minima Yacht Club Annual Regatta is now less than 18 hours away!

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We are currently social Sailing and Kayaking on the river individually and in small groups within ‘the guidelines’.  We are hoping to open the bar

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Updated web site

After 10 years of service we have retired the old website and have moved to a shiny new platform.  There’s still a bit of cleaning

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