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RYA Youth- Stage 1&2

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RYA Youth- Stage 1&2

RYA Youth- Stage 1&2

This course provides an introduction to sailing for anyone aged 8 yrs upwards.
No prior knowledge is needed.

Stage 1
A basic understanding of how a boat sailing, with some experience of steering and handling the boat.
Launching and recovery, steering, parts of the boat, basic sailing.

Stage 2
A range of sailing skills and knowledge to help in becoming a confident sailor
Basic sailing skills, rope work, collision avoidance

On one of the days we will try to sail to Crawfordsburn beach or to Ballyholme picnic.
There will also be games on and off the water to keep everyone entertained and having fun all week!

What to Bring
– Towel
– Wetsuit boots or an old pair of trainers
– Suncream
– Lunch (please do not pack nuts or any nut products for your child)
-Water or juice
– Swimming costume for under your wetsuit
We will provide wetsuits and life jackets.
Please ensure that everything is labelled so that you don’t lose anything.


Ballyholme YC Members- £135
Non-Members- £155


  • 2nd-6th July
    2nd July 2018 - 6th July 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 23rd-27th July
    23rd July 2018 - 27th July 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 16th-20th July
    16th July 2018 - 20th July 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 13th-17th August
    13th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 30th-3rd July/August
    30th July 2018 - 3rd August 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 20th-24th August
    20th August 2018 - 24th August 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm


Venue Phone: 028 9127 1467

Ballyholme Yacht Club, Seacliff Rd, Bangor, Down, BT20 5HT, United Kingdom



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