Adults Learn to Sail - Pacers category

Adults Learn to Sail - Pacers category

Sat, October 22, 2021 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club, Keane’s Point, Peppermint Grove

Interested in sailing?  The Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club conducts combined first and second levels of Yachting Australia’s Discover Sailing program.

This combined course is suitable for novice sailors who have little to no sailing experience. Course is an introduction to fundamental boat handling skills (including rigging, capsize recovery drill, rope work, launch and recovery, sailing techniques and weather forecasts. The course then progress on to more advanced concepts including close hauled sailing, theory, wind patterns and basic rules. This is a fun and challenging course that allows adults to learn the fundamentals of sailing and gain confidence in the sheltered waters of Freshwater Bay.

Prerequisite:  Participants must be able to swim and be water confident - buoyancy vest supplied.

Cost: $350 per non-member inclusive of GST and $300 per member inclusive of GST (21 hour course). Includes Yachting Australia log book and course materials.

For more information on the six sessions and to register please go to the Website Link


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