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RYA Stage 1

UPCOMING COURSES:

6th and 13th July 2019 (9am – 5pm)

Over the course of two days you will cover the following:

KNOWLEDGE OF:

Wind awareness/ direction
Basic Boat Controls
Parts of the boat
Stopping, Controlling Speed and getting out of irons
Knots (Figure of 8 and cleating)
Clothing and Equipment
Local Hazards
Preparing for a tow

PRACTICAL:

Rigging a boat
Steer when sailing and being towed
Steer on a reach and tack
Paddle or row
Call for assistance
Confident in the water with a buoyancy aid on.
Capsize Recovery
Stowing and manoeuvring a boat on shore

CHALLENGES: 

Clap your hands whilst sailing
Speed Rigging
Relay Race!