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RYA Start Sailing Stages 3 + 4

Level: Intermediate | Age: 9 - 16 | Typical Time: 9:30 - 15:30 | Average Price: £200.00

Quick Course Information

Level: Intermediate

Age: 9 - 16

Typical Time: 9:30 - 15:30

Average Price: £200.00

Average Member's Price: £170.00


Typical Number on Course: 12

Typical Instructor - Student Ratio: 1:6

Parents / Guardians are welcome to join us for racing on the Friday of the course starting at 1pm.

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The instructors were knowledgeable and helpful:

100% Agreed or Strongly Agreed

The programme was well structured and met my needs:

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Course Summary

During this five day course you will progress from an improver to a competent sailor. The course is designed to make you more self sufficient and confident without constant instruction. You should have at least a years regular sailing experience and hold Stages 2 + 3 before progressing to this course. A whole range of more complex theories and exercises will be learnt to further develop participants' sailing ability.

At least one season of logged sailing is required before booking onto this course after Stages 2 & 3.


Course Outline

  • Rigging, launching and recovery
  • Sailing techniques
  • Capsize recovery
  • Sailing theory
  • Manoeuvres in crewed boats
  • Recovering a man overboard

Ability After Course

  • Able to launch a dinghy
  • Able to sail a dinghy around a triangle in moderate conditions
  • Can launch and return to a beach, jetty or mooring
  • Retrieve a man overboard

Course Dates

Monday
22
October
Friday
26
October

Course runs over 5 Days between 09:30 and 15:30.

Price: £200.00
Member's Price: £170.00

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Bookings Close: 2018-10-19
Monday
29
October
Friday
2
November

Course runs over 5 Days between 09:30 and 15:30.

Price: £200.00
Member's Price: £170.00

Book Online Now
Bookings Close: 2018-10-26

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