SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY RACE WEEK
This course is designed to give the confidence, skills and knowledge to take part in racing in good conditions. Involving the sailor in a range of enjoyable exercises designed to build confidence and to improve skills through practice, it will give greater awareness of the key principles of starting, boat handling, boat speed, strategy and tactics. Please note this is a 5 day course.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY SAILING COURSE (STAGE 1)
This course provides a short introduction to sailing for beginners. By the end of the introductory course, participants will have a basic understanding of how a boat sails, and some experience of steering and handling a boat.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY SAILING COURSE (STAGE 2)
Our stage 2 course will complete your introduction to the sport in easy stages. By the end of this course, you will have a range of sailing skills and background knowledge, and be well on your way to being a confident small boat sailor.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY SAILING COURSE (STAGE 3&4)
Our more advanced sailing course for those who have taken Stages 1 and 2. Having completed stage 3 you will be able to rig and launch your boat and can regard yourself as a sailor, not a beginner. Stage 4 will focus on the same skills but with more emphasis on sailing double handed boats whilst solving a variety of problems afloat. Completing this course is the natural step to our advanced Speed, Race and Skills week courses.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY SKILLS WEEK
For those who have completed our Stage 3 & 4 sailing course and wish to further their knowledge and experience, this 5-day course will improve your boat handling through our combined RYA Seamanship & RYA Sailing with Spinnaker course. Focusing on polishing your skills you will learn how to solve problems afloat, making you a much improved and independent sailor whilst learning how to unlock the potential in modern three-sail boats.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY 5-DAY SPEED WEEK
For those who have completed a Stage 3 & 4 sailing course, our Speed Week is great fun. Learn how to better work a spinnaker on performance boats, practise your helming and crewing skills whilst working on smooth, fluent sailing. Later on you will get to grips with the speed of sailing a catamaran from the trapeze, for something truly unique on the water. Definitely one for the adrenalin junkies!