Thursday Evening RYA Stage 1 and 2

About the Course

This course will give you a fun introduction to the basics of sailing a small dinghy and gives you opportunity to push yourself if you wish and includes:

  • Rigging the boat
  • Ropework
  • Sailing Techniques and Manoeuvres
  • Clothing and Equipment
  • Capsize Recovery 
  • Sailing Background
  • Meterorology
The Course is taught using skills from the RYA Onboard scheme which links to the national curriculum including: Teamwork, Determination, Communication, Independence, Confidence and Creativity.

Assumed Knowledge

No Previous knowledge is required for this course.


8-16 Years Old


10 Thursday Evenings Launching: 18:00 – Landing: 20:00


At the end of this course it is the target to reach RYA stage 2 of the Youth Sailing Scheme. This will be dependant on the conditions during the week and how the sailor is developing during their time on the water. 


16th April – 18th June
25th June – 27th August


Member £160
Non Member £180