RYA Performance Sailing

Level: Advanced | Age: 9 + | Typical Time: 9:30 - 16:30 | Average Price: £215.00

Quick Course Information

Level: Advanced

Age: 9 +

Typical Time: 9:30 - 16:30

Minimum Course Duration: 4 Days

Average Price: £215.00

Average Member's Price: £180.00


Typical Number on Course: 6

Instructor to Student Ratio: 1:6

You should already one advanced module completed such as Seamanship Skills or Spinnakers supported by at least one seasons sailing experience before enrolling on this course.

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Course Summary

Performance Sailing pushes your sailing skills in performance craft in order to improve your boat handling skills and confidence. Later on in the course you will progress to using the trapeze as well further spinnaker work. You should already one advanced module completed such as Seamanship Skills or Spinnakers supported by at least one seasons sailing experience before enrolling on this course. As an advanced module, some participants may find this course fairly demanding due to age or physical strength, we do our utmost to accommodate everybody so please don't hesitate to ask if you have any queries.


Course Outline

  • Coaching to improve your sailing, primarily in two person boats with spinnakers
  • Use of the trapeze

Ability After Course

  • Able to sail faster and more efficiently in all conditions

RYA Recognition Information

This RYA course is held under the Bury Lake Young Mariners Recognised Training Centre at our base at the Rickmansworth Aquadrome. The maximum Instructor to Student Ratio is: 1:6 and the minimum duration for the course is 4 Days. The following material is provided to you as part of your course:

  • Certificate if required standard is met

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