Basic Skills

By the end of this course students will be able to sail in light winds without the assistance of an instructor. They will be capable of rigging, launching, sailing and recovering their boat in light conditions without assistance. Students will also be able to discern the circumstances and conditions that they are able to achieve this.

Eligibility:             9 years + (minimum age is only a guide) - Junior members

Tutor ratio:           6 children to each instructor

Boats:                   Optimist

Duration:              10 days (2 weeks)

Cost:                    €300