Youth Start Sailing 1 and 2
A safe and enjoyable introduction to dinghy sailing
Your sailing journey starts here as you learn the fundamental skills of sailing and are introduced to the fun of dinghy sailing in a safe and supportive environment. As you master the fundamental sailing skills, you will become equipped to sail your dinghy on your own.
This program is ideal for anyone wanting to learn the basic fundamentals of sailing.
Classes are conducted by friendly qualified dinghy instructors in our Pacers and Picos.
This course is designed for those aged between 13 and 18 years of age.
The course usually runs over 3 consecutive Saturdays or over the school holidays.
This course is designed for participants who wish to begin sailing in a dinghy. All the equipment and gear will be provided to you.
DSC will provide participants with life jackets and boats. We have toilets and change rooms, and water fountains.
However there are a few things you will need to bring with you to ensure safety and fun on the water:
If any course that you wish to participate in is fully booked or not scheduled, please email an expression of interest to our Training Coordinator at [email protected]
Boats and Equipment:
Safety and Emergencies:
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Skills and Techniques: