Supporting Sailing in Western Australia

2019 Ron Tough Yachting Foundation Pre-Nationals Coaching Clinics. Click below to see how your association can apply for funding.

The Ron Tough Foundation was established in 1980, with Syd Corser as the inaugural chairman. Its mission is to encourage excellence in sailing in Western Australia with an emphasis on emerging talented youth.

Grants were awarded at the 20th WA Sailing Awards Presentation Night on Thursday 16th May 2019 at the Royal Perth Yacht Club. The Ron Tough Yachting Foundation has made grants in excess of $1,000,000 in support of the WA sailing community.

See our list of up-to-date Medal Winners awarded by The Ron Tough Yachting Foundation

Thanks To All The Photographers

RTYF would like to thank all those that have kindly allowed us to use some of these great photos on this website.

Our grateful thanks to Debbie Blaauw of RFBYC, Bernie Kaaks, Rick Steuart, Tom Hodge, Beau Outteridge, Australian Sailing and all others.