Sailing Week (Stage 1-2)
Time: 10am – 4:3opm
Certificate: RYA Start Sailing (stage 1 and Stage 2)
Minimum Standard: None
Minimum Age: 8 yrs.
To Book call: 01928 740 243
Learn how to sail over the course of a full week. This 5 Day course will aim to cover both the stage 1 and stage 2 syllabus with the aim of taking you from never having sat in a boat to sailing around on your own. This is a very intense course with the focus on practical sailing and spending as much Time out on the water as possible.
RYA Youth Start Sailing (Stage 1): This course introduces you to the fundamentals of sailing focusing on Boat handling, Tacking, wind awareness and steering
RYA Youth Start Sailing (Stage 2): This course Develops your fundamental sailing skills so that you can use the wind more efficiently to travel faster.
Key learning points: assisting in rigging, launching, landing, sailing across the wind, what to do in a capsize, safety, personal equipment and boat handling information.
The Next Steps: To progress your sailing further we recommend joining your local junior sailing club to help consolidate what you have learnt and then consider attending the RYA Advanced Sailing Stage 3-4
To find out where your nearest sailing club is please visit the RYA.
RYA Dinghy Sailing Beginners Handbook (G3)
RYA Youth sailing scheme syllabus & Logbook (G11)