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Training - RYA Dinghy Level 1 Course - Start Sailing @ GYC

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Saturday 21 September 2019 11:00 - 18:00
This repeat is an exception to the normal repeat pattern
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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. 

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


Dinghy: Laser 2000 and Laser Stratos 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




Contacts: Steve 07702958395 Brian 07981965610 or email to find out more

Location : GYC on river
Contact : Brioan harrisson Steve Wilson