Experience the wonder and amazement being with your child as they unlock the puzzles of sailing in an ever-changing environment of wind and water, rules, strategy and tactics, friendships that last a lifetime.
STARTER SQUAD – Children aged 7-12 learn to sail in the “Starter Squad” over a 10 week period, some may take longer. There is no pressure. Learning to sail includes gameplay to build confidence, lots of kids, friendships. A “Starter Squad” fee applies which includes complimentary membership, use of the club boats and a life jacket.
RACE READY SQUAD – Sailors lay the foundations for competition as they learn to sail, race and compete. There is a focus on learning skills in a fun environment to apply to racing when they are ready. The Open Bic is ideal for the fast fun packed drills and is the primary class in this program, providing a fun and exciting class to enjoy the fun based race ready program.
COMPETITION SQUAD – A competitive sailing environment for developing sailors in both the single-handed Open Bic and double handed Flying Ant. Many sailors may sail both boats and will evolve with a solid foundation of skills to compete at a high level.
GET A GROUP TOGETHER AND WE CAN DO IT
This Discover Sailing course will be conducted in Optimists, O’Pen Bics and Pacer dinghies. Run by Yachting Australia accredited instructors, the course provides a structured, safe and fun environment to learn sailing. The two Sunday morning sessions introduce students to the MBSC Learning & Development Program.
Cost – $350 per students (includes a Junior Membership to MBSC for the year)
The course is an 8-week program run on Saturday mornings, from 9 am- 12 pm.
Adult participants will learn to sail in Pacer Dinghies.
You are able to learn skills such as:
- Rigging the boat
- Returning to the beach
- How to perform basic maneuvers
- Correct posture and movements
- Basic Rules of Racing
- Adults will be instructed by Yachting Australia qualified coaches.
Please contact the office to book in!
Course cost – $285.
Recommended Read – Start Sailing Right from the Yachting Australia Training Series. Available through Mounts Bay