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J108 - BCYC RYA Youth Sailing Scheme (Stages 1 - 2 ) Dinghy Sailing Course...
Mon, 14 Aug 2017, 09:30 – Wed, 16 Aug 2017, 17:00 BST
The Courses delivered will depend upon demand - please select the required sailing course your child wished to complete.
A three day Sailing Dinghy Course for children aged 8+
This course is in conjunction with Adult courses running at the same time to provide Family Sailing
RYA Youth Sailing Scheme Stage 1
For novices or as a refresher for those returning to dinghy sailing.
The course follows the RYA youth sailing syllabus and aims at developing confidence and competence of the participants while sailing under instruction. Participants will assist with rigging and launching, and have a basic understanding of how a boat sails, and gain expereince of steering and handling.
RYA Youth Sailing Scheme Stage 2
For more expereinced sailors who have completed stage 1
Participants will gain a range of sailing skills and background knowledge and it will help them become a more confident sailor. They will be able to rig their own boat, tack around, stop and control speed, will learn to capsize and understand the No Go Area
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 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 £180 for the general public and £150 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