Start Sailing 1 & 2 combined – 5 days (School Holiday Programs) – $345
This course covers both the Start Sailing 1 and Start Sailing 2 syllabus.
Start Sailing 1
Your Discover Sailing journey starts here as you learn the fundamental skills of sailing and are introduced to the fun of dinghy sailing in a safe and supportive environment. Topics covered include basic clothing and equipment selection, sailing terminology, boat launch and recovery, capsize recovery in shallow water.
Start Sailing 2
Your Discover Sailing journey continues as you master all of the fundamental dinghy sailing skills. You are now equipped to sail your dinghy on your own voyages of discovery. Topics covered include rigging of the boat, capsize recovery in deeper water, sail a triangular course, basic sailing rules and theory.
Upcoming Course Dates:
Easter Holidays: 11 – 15 Dec 2017 2:00pm – 6:00pm Albert Park Lake Click to Enrol
Easter Holidays: 9 – 13 Apr 2018 2:00pm – 6:00pm Albert Park Lake Click to Enrol
What sailors need to bring:
- Bathers, Towel
- Wetsuit (if available)
- Shorts (also ideal over wetsuit for protection)
- polyester shirts and tops recommended
- windproof and waterproof jacket
- old sneakers or wetsuit boots
- sailing gloves (if available, bike golf gloves etc are good)