Darren Rigg


Darren is the Vice-Chairman of York Cruiser Training Club. He has many years boating experience enjoy sailing larger boats anywhere warm. Darren is a Yachtmaster (off-shore) and is the principal behind the annual club sailing trips.

Darren has around 8000 sailing miles gathered in the Caribbean, the Med, South Africa and Asia and readily admits he would rather be in the tropics that the polar regions.

Having passed the Yachtmaster Coastal in Thailand and Off-shore in South Africa, Darren in an advocate of training and gathering a wide experience of sailing experience of locations, weather patterns and cultures. Darren also believes in learning to sail on dinghy’s and other smaller boats as a way of improving your sail handling and having some great fun. 

Outside YCTC Darren is an IT consultant specialized in Cloud Architecture and Infrastructure. He is a keen Wakeboarding & Water-skiing enthusiast and Dinghy Instructor. In fact, anything on the water or a bit unusual and he is usually around.

YCTC Committee

Chairman: Maggie Morris

Vice Chairman: Darren Rigg

Treasurer: Jill Salmons

Chief Shorebased Instructor: Paul Scaife

Member: Mike Wilson

Member : Gary Cameron

Member: Pete Richardson

Member: Mark Johnson

Member: Rod Swales

Member: Pat Igoe

YCTC Address

YCTC, C/O Gary Cameron

33 Railway Terrace


YO24 4BN


Contact Details

Name: Maggie Morris


Mobile: 07594 048909