RYA Youth Sailing Scheme Stage 3
Build your confidence and develop the skills needed to sail in different directions in moderate conditions.
Sailing skills to the standard of Stage 2
Approximately 2 days, 16 hours or equivalent number of sessions
Improved rigging, sailing theory, launching and recovery. Building confidence in a range of sailing techniques on all points of sail and capsize recovery
Certificate issuing criteria
Able to launch and sail a dinghy on all points of sail or around a triangle in moderate conditions.
As this course is held in a small dinghy, children should wear:
- Swimming costume for underwear
-Waterproof/windproof jacket to keep the wind off the upper body
- Warm hat
- Shoes that can (and will) get wet
We suggest children wear a lycra skin or rash vest under the wetsuit, not a cotton t-shirt. Cotton remains wet and will prevent the wetsuit from warming the body.
The following form part of this event:
Last updated 12:02am on 23 February 2024