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Saturday 29 June 2019 11:00 - 18:00
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Dinghy level one     START SAILING

This course provides a short introduction to sailing for novices, taught over 2 days. By the end of the course participants will have a basic understanding of boat handling techniques and background knowledge.

It is recommended that all participants consolidate this short introduction with the Basic Skills Level 2 course. Tuition is provided by trained instructors, using appropriate supervision ratios. Students will be kept informed of their individual progress throughout the course

Dinghy: Laser Stratos and 2000 sailing dinghies

Clothing: Warm casual clothes and trainers, and as a top layer waterproofs trousers and jacket. Please bring a full change of clothes as you might get quite wet. We will provide Buoyancy aids, if you have a wet suit bring it, but they are not a must.

Lunch: bring your own, we can provide tea and coffee,

Course fees: £180 for non-members and £160 for members - book using the link below:


The course is a combination of theory, and practical sessions (on and off the water)

Location : rriver thames GYC
Contact : brian harrisson Steve wilson