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Five Day RYA Start Sailing and Sailing Basics - (Level 1 & 2) Dinghy Sailin...
Sat, 29 Apr 2017, 09:30 – Sun, 7 May 2017, 17:00 BST
RYA Start Sailing & Sailing Basics RYA level 1&2
A five day RYA Start Sailing Dinghy Course for novices or as a refresher for those returning to dinghy sailing.
Dates are Sat 29th, Sun 30th April, Monday 1st May and then the following weekend, Sat 6th and sunday 7th May
The course follows the RYA start sailing / sailing basics syllabus and aims at developing confidence and competence of the participants to sail without any instruction.
The course takes place using club training boats that can be hired by members once Sailing Basics (level 2) certification has been awarded
What Do I Need to Go Sailing?
The course provides all equipment that you will need, wetsuits, bouyancy aid and spray jacket.
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 five day course costs existing BCYC members £150 for BCYC members.
The five day course costs £280 for non members and includes one year BCYC membership. The course is an ideal way of staring at BCYC meeting fellow new members and making friends. Membership allows the hiring of club boats and requires commitment to support the club for a number of "corinthian " days throughout the year. There is a deposit of £20 for a gate key and your membership can be upgraded to a familiy membership for an additional fee. You will be sent your membership forms once payment is confirmed
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 immediately by E mail when you make your reservation.
BBQ on Saturday 29th April 17:00
there will be a BBQ at the club saturday night, and the bar will be open, why not stay for a social and get to know other members and your instructors. The BBQ is open to family and friends - all welcome - no need to book.