This course is for young people aged 13-17 who wish to try yacht sailing. The session is geared towards fun and is a gentle introduction to sailing and the wonderful Cork Harbour.
|Length of Course||Eight hours.|
|Objective||Gain an appreciation of what yacht sailing entails.|
|Equipment Included||The Boat has full safety equipment, all nav. aids and powerful engines. The safety equipment includes lifejackets and harnesses for each crew member. Waterproofs are available on request.|
|What to bring||Warm clothes, rain proof jacket and pants, sea boots or runners.|
|Meals||Snacks and drinks at break time. Delicious home cooked lunch served on board.|
Basic knowledge of sea terms. Introduction to steering. Introduction to sail handling. Introduction to ropework. Demonstration of navigation and pilotage.
|Course Brands||Wild Atlantic Way|
|Tags||Yacht Sailing. Yachtmaster. Cork Harbour. Navigation. Holy Grounder.|