RYA Start Sailing (Level 1) Adult Dinghy Weekend Sailing Course in 2019

june, 2019

22jun(jun 22)8:30 am23(jun 23)4:00 pmRYA Start Sailing (Level 1) Adult Dinghy Weekend Sailing Course in 2019

Event Details

RYA Start Sailing RYA level 1


A two day RYA  Start Sailing Dinghy Course for Adult novices or as a refresher for those returning to dinghy sailing.


The course is over a weekend, and runs from 09:30 to 17:00 each day at Cheddar Reservoir, Somerset.


The course follows the RYA start sailing syllabus and aims at developing confidence and competence of the participants while sailing under instruction.


The course takes place using club training dinghies that can be hired by sailing club members once RYA sailing basics (RYA level 2) certification is achieved.


What Do I Need to Go Sailing?


The course provides all equipment that you will need, wetsuits, bouyancy aid and spray jacket. In the summer, a change of clothes and shorts can be worn – subject to the weather conditions.


You will need to provide shoes that can get wet (training shoes or pumps will do) and a towel. The club has lockable changing rooms, lockers for valuables and hot showers. Teas an coffees and be purchased at the club and participants will need to bring a packed lunch.


How Much Will it Cost?


The two day course costs £200 for the general public and £120 for BCYC members, this price includes a logbook , and in addition, the RYA start sailing beginners handbook (G3)  can be purchased on the day for £10. Booking and payment is online, and can be cancelled up to seven days in advance for a full refund.



22 (Saturday) 8:30 am - 23 (Sunday) 4:00 pm


Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club

12 Cheddar Road, Axbridge, BS26 2DL

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