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RYA Youth Sailing Scheme, Start Sailing Stage 2 (day 2)

19 May @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Course: RYA Youth Sailing Scheme, Start Sailing Stage 2
Length of course: 2 days, over 2 Sunday’s May 12th & 19th.
Timings: 9:30am – 4:00pm
Location: Medway Yacht Club, Lower Upnor, Rochester, Kent, ME2 4XB

Who should do this course?

If you are a young person (10 -16 years old) and interested in getting better at sailing in a dinghy, this course is for you.

Develop the skills needed to sail around a course and understand the basic principles needed to become a confident sailor.

Youth Sailing Scheme; Start Sailing Stage 2
Pre-course experience; Sailing skills to the standard of Stage 1
Assumed Knowledge; To the standard of Stage 1
Course content; Improved sailing skills on all points of sail. Tacking, gybing, ropework and collision avoidance

Ability after course Building confidence sailing, tacking, gybing and improving boat control and speed
Minimum duration 2-day course
Minimum age 10 years (Over 16s may prefer to learn through the Dinghy Sailing Scheme). See sailing courses called ‘Levels’.

Format: Afloat predominantly practical on the water with some classroom elements.

 

 

Details

Date:
19 May
Time:
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Medway Yacht Club
Lower Upnor
Rochester, Kent ME2 4XB United Kingdom
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01634 718399
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