Learn to Sail

/Learn to Sail
Learn to Sail 2017-09-18T21:50:16+00:00

Learn-to-sail course general information:

  • Runs every Sunday from 9.45am till approx 3pm
  • Charter boats available and taken off-site  (limited to 17 – need to register to secure)
  • For children aged 9+

Learn-to-sail course content:

The Learn-to-sail course follows the programme developed by Yachting New Zealand.  It covers basic sailing skills such as:

  • Water safety
  • Capsizing
  • Knot making
  • Rigging
  • Boat handling
  • Sailing
  • Sailing rules
  • Hiking
  • Upwind, Downwind and Reaching sailing
  • Launching and retrieving

Upon completion of the course, the children progress to Learn-to-Race Please register your place and charter boat on-line via Club Hub.

The current Learn to Sail pamphlet: Learn To Sail – Flyer 2013

For any queries, please contact Luke Jenkins 027 644 6755 or complete the form below: