RYA Start Yachting Course
The RYA Start Yachting course is designed to help you find out if sailing yachts is for you. No previous experience is required and the course is run for 2 days, usually over a weekend.
|Course:||RYA Start Yachting|
|Duration:||2 days and 1 night – generally weekends|
|Pre course experience:||None|
|Course Dates:||View Dates|
|Booking Form:||Contact Us|
The cost of this course includes:
- Accommodation onboard
- Use of lifejackets & foul weather clothing
- Marina fees & fuel
- All breakfasts and lunches onboard
This 2 day Start Yachting course is intended to introduce the total novice, with limited or no experience of sailing whatsoever, into the world of Sailing.
The RYA Start Yachting course is a practical one, taking place on board a cruising yacht. The course lasts a minimum of 2 days, during which time you will experience steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and become aware of safety on board.
These 2 days also count towards the 5 days required for the next level course which is RYA Competent Crew.
15th & 16th February sees the 2nd Yacht race training weekend here in Gibraltar Bay. These increasingly popular weekends offer training for all levels, covering up wind speed, mark rounding, spinnaker and asymmetric work, start line techniques, sail trim and ultimately achieving target boat speeds. At only £150.00 for the weekend including accomodation on board if reqd theses sailing weekend really are good value for money and a great excuse to take a mini break from the UK winter blues, added to this, Monarch, Easyjet and British Airways...read more