RYA Youth Stage 2 Children’s Sailing Course
Youth Stage 2 involves a wider range of sailing skills that will be taught including some extra points of sail. Children will learn to control the boat speed. Read more…
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Courses run EVERY WEEK throughout the school holidays!
Normally done over 5 x half days but can be done in 2 full days. This course goes from ages 8 – 15 years. For ages 8 – 10 though we would recommend the 5 x half days due to attention span and tiredness. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you cannot see your desired dates on the electronic calendar.
RYA Youth Stage 2. Once children have mastered sailing across the wind they can move onto Stage 2. This Stage will get youngsters sailing a bit more efficiently. There are also a couple of extra relevant knots, help to improve wind awareness and some more theory behind sailing small boats. They will learn further basic sailing skills and techniques, rigging, ropework, collision avoidance. They will be able to tack and control boat speed.
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Frequently asked questions
When do we run these courses?
I have not taken an RYA course before but I have some sailing experience and have been on the water a few times, should I go straight to Stage 2?
Do I have to wear a buoyancy aid/life jacket?
What do I need to bring?
I have a disability/learning difficulty/health condition can I learn to sail or powerboat?
All staff have specialist training to be able to aid all of our customers.