RYA Seamanship Skills - Age 16yrs+
The Seamanship skills really get you thinking about how you manage your sailing in different conditions. You will try launching and coming ashore in different scenarios, reefing skills including how to reduce sail while afloat, considerations required for anchor and other challenges such as man overboard – don’t worry we won’t throw you in we can use a buoy! You will get a taste for many important aspects of sailing that can be useful in both dinghy and keelboat sailing
Included in your course cost is the use of our wetsuits, buoyancy aids, helmets and spray tops. Students will need to bring with them packed luch and drink, suitable footwear (Close toed footwear) (old trainers or wetsuit boots), swimwear (for under wetsuits) and shorts and T shirts, finally a towel is essential. A warm change of clothes for afterwards is also advisable.
Meet at Grassy Beach (Dundee Sailing Club) for 9.15am start each day
Click on the link below to book a place online. If you have previously registered your child with Leisure & Culture Dundee and have log-in details for CONNECT system, please use these to book. If a NEW customer, register your child's details and select 'Pay as You Go' customer. Alternatively, call into the centre during office hours (9am-4.30pm). We accept cash & debit/credit cards.