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RYA Youth Dinghy Stage 2 Start Sailing Course

15th - 18 August
Course tentatively planned to go ahead, subject to instructor availability. In the event of a cancellation, a full refund will be issued or your booking transferred to the next available course dates.

Course overview

Develop the skills needed to sail around a course and understand the basic principles needed to become a confident sailor .


Members £130, Non-members £160

Course pre-requisites

Sailing skills to the standard of Stage 1 (Able to sail across the wind, steer and understand the basic principles of sailing )

Course duration

4 days or equivalent number of sessions

Minimum age

8 years


Improved sailing skills on all points of sail. Tacking, gybing, ropework and collision avoidance .

Qualification gained on successful completion

Building confidence sailing, tacking, gybing and improving boat control and speed.
The successful candidate is awarded RYA Dinghy Level 2 certificate.


Predominantly afloat but with some classroom elements.

Student / instructor ratio


What's included

  • Lunch
  • Use of club boats, training materials and equipment
  • Certificates and log book

What you should bring

  • If you have already completed an RYA Youth Dinghy sailing course before, please remember to bring your log book and certificates.
  • What should I wear?
    • Buoyancy aid of correct specification e.g. adult 50N (one will be provided if you do not have your own)
    • Correct seasonal wetsuit or drysuit
    • For inclement weather, a waterproof outer spray top or coat and base layers are recommended
    • Appropriate enclosed footwear, i.e. wetsuit boots or trainers that can get wet
    • Appropriate seasonal hat and gloves
    • Swimming costume and towel
    • Sunscreen
    • Water bottle
    • Change(s) of clothing


The following form part of this event:

Tickets for RYA Youth Dinghy Stage 2 Start Sailing Course

Junior course fee £160.00

RYA Youth Dinghy Level 2 Start Sailing Course

Last updated 11:04pm on 13 May 2022

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