RYA Adult Start Sailing 2024 #1

RYA Adult Start Sailing 2024 #1


Mon Jul 1, 2024 - Tue Jul 2, 2024    
18:30 - 21:30


Bookings closed


Donaghadee Sailing Club
20 Shore Street, Donaghadee, Co Down, BT21 0DG

Event Type

An opportunity for adults to learn the basic skills required to sail a dinghy or a larger keelboat & covering the requirements for the RYA Adult syllabus.  Running over a 2 consecutive weeks on a Monday and Tuesday evenings, 6.30pm start to try and get on the water for 7pm, and finishing 9.30pm, course is starting on Monday 1st July,

An introduction to sailing dinghies for complete adult beginners, covering everything you need to know to get afloat, and sail a dinghy under supervision.

The clubhouse and facilities will be available for changing etc. So please come prepared to go afloat, bring warm hats & clothes / footwear you don’t mind getting wet, and a spare change of clothes if you get wet  and also a towel and toiletries for a shower after. DSC can provide a  wetsuit and Bouancy Aid but bring your own if you have one please. You’ll need swimwear for underneath, a towel and toiletries for a shower after, and old shoes you don’t mind getting wet in the sea if you haven’t anything else suitable.


Safety is our priority so all sessions are weather dependant, we’ll try our best to offer alternative nights if its unsafe to go afloat.


Bookings either haven't opened yet, or are unfortunately full & have closed for this event.