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A110 - BCYC RYA Start Sailing (Level 1) Dinghy Sailing Course (3 day)
Tue, 29 Aug 2017, 09:30 – Thu, 31 Aug 2017, 17:00 BST
RYA Start Sailing RYA level 1
A three day RYA Start Sailing Dinghy Course for novices or as a refresher for those returning to dinghy sailing.
This course is in conjunction with Junior courses running at the same time to provide Family Sailing.
The course follows the RYA start sailing syllabus and aims at developing confidence and competence of the participants while sailing under instruction. The third day allows for practice and progression as an introduction to the RYA Saining Basics (Level 2) course.
The course takes place using club training boats that can be hired by members once RYA sailing basics (RYA level 2) certification is achieved.
What Do I Need to Go Sailing?
The course provides all equipment that you will need, wetsuits, bouyancy aid and spray jacket. In the summer, a change of clothes and shorts can be worn - subject to the weather conditions.
You will need to provide shoes that can get wet (training shoes or pumps will do) and a towel. The club has lockable changing rooms and hot showers. Teas an coffees and be purchased at the club and there is food available on a Sunday. Most participants bring a packed lunch
The course runs from 09:30 to 17:00 each day.
How Much Will it Cost?
The three day course costs £240 for the general public and £180 for BCYC members. In addition if you would like to purchase an RYA logbook - these can be obtained on the day for £7
Payment can be by Cheque or bank transfer - you will be sent Payment Instructions by E mail