Learn to sail catamarans on this weekend introduction to exhilarating world of multi-hull sailing. Over the weekend we aim to cover the following;
RYA Start Sailing (Level 1): This course introduces you to the fundamentals of sailing, including sailing up, down and across the wind, turning the boat and what to do in the event of a capsize.
Key learning points: Rigging, launching, landing, sailing in all directions, capsize recovery, safety information and basic sailing theory.
Our friendly instructors will be with you every step of the way, offering clear instruction, guidance and encouragement to make this an action-packed and unforgettable weekend.
The Next Steps: This weekend is a perfect introduction to multi-hull sailing. To progress your sailing further we recommend you joining your local sailing club to help consolidate what you have learnt. We do not run any improver courses based solely on catamarans, however you may want to try the full Learn to Sail week to give you the opportunity to try out some different types of dinghies.
To find out where your nearest sailing club is please visit the RYA.
RYA Dinghy Sailing Beginners Handbook (G3)
RYA National Sailing Scheme Logbook (G4)
Duration: 2 Days
Certificate: RYA Start Sailing (L1)
Minimum Standard: None
Minimum Age: 16 yrs.
Anyone under the age of 18 years must have a Parental Consent form completed and signed by a parent/guardian - this must be handed in to reception on arrival during registration, without this form participants will not be permitted to take part.
Accommodation: If you want to stay at the Centre during your course, please add the accommodation package to your bookingCheck Dates, Prices & Book