• The Burro Dragon

  • Some of the helpers at the bag pack Shoprite Port Erin

  • Attending the Lusitania memorial 3 May at Peel

  • I enjoyed my birthday out sailing

  • We like sailing, why don't you join us.

  • Peel Clothworkers primary school pay their first visit

  • Visitors to our waters

Recent news

Coffee morning at Douglas Bay Yachtclub

Catching up with friends whilst having a brew and home made cakes

A generous donation from Standard Bank

Standard Bank supports SFTD as a Corporate sponsor

Board Meeting

The board met Wednesday 11 October 2023








Paul Atkinson


07624 455739



Vice Chairman





Carole Quayle


07624 480652








 Andrew Evans


07624 222874








Chris Wood


07624 483865


















Anthony Charnley


07624 451284








Peter Crebbin








Child & Vulnerable Adult Protection Coordinator 





Carole Quayle


07624 480652



Yacht Manager





Bobby Moore


07624 430532




Training Organiser





 Richard Wild


07624 281001



Awareness Officer





 Carole Quayle


07624 480652








 Chris Wood





Membership Secretary





 Gerry Morley


07624 488382









Dialling Code:              01624 (numbers begining  6,7 or 8)

Mobile dialling code:  07624 (numbers begining 2,3 or 4)

For further information

Please contact  Chris Wood on  07624 483865 or email Secretary@sftd-iom.com, postal address: Deep Water, Glen Rushen Road, Glen Maye, IM5 3BA 

For a membership form

The application form and standing order form maybe downloaded from the website or obtained from our  Membership Secretary by emailing Membership@sftd-iom.com or by phone on 471666. Bank details; Account name: Sailing for the Disabled, Bank: HSBC, Account nr: 21416391, Sort Code: 40-38-32


If you know of a group who would like to have someone to talk to them about our work and or will hold a fundraising event or just want to assist in helping raise money please contact Anthony Charnley by email fundraiser@sftd-iom.com 

CREWMASTER - If you want to go sailing.

The job of the crewmaster is prepare the sailing programme and to take the bookings for any sails. 

To book your sails, please contact the Crewmaster via 471222 or crewmaster@sftd-iom.com or call the Skipper of your chosen sail, using the phone number on the sailing programme.     

100 Club

 By spending just £24 per year you stand a chance of winning a prize each month.   The value of each prize may vary according to how many people take part but if we have 100 members, the prizes are

1st prize £30, 2nd prize £18, 3rd prize £12 which accounts for 50% of the 100 Club fund.   The remainder goes towards the upkeep of Pride of Mann III.

For more information you can download forms from this website or contact Margaret Brierley via 100club@sftd-iom.com

Shore Contacts

Crewmaster         07624 471222

Alan Cope             01624 812121 - 07624 406252

Keith Lawrence    01624 835409 - 07624 226244