Ideal for 4 to 6 year olds – Introduction
A fun introduction to sailing for young children. Sessions are conducted in safe, sheltered waters in front of the Clubhouse. Course covers rigging an Optimist, tying basic knots, games and hands-on sailing in shallow water.
Prerequisite: No sailing experience is necessary. Some ability to swim would be preferable, however they will be wearing lifejackets at all times. In the first session, the instructors supervise the group in a 25m swim with their lifejackets on. Parents/guardians are encouraged to talk to the Tackers Centre Leader or the Tackers Instructor if they have any concerns (buoyancy vest supplied).
Cost: Non-member $180, Junior Member $155 – both prices inclusive of GST (for 10 hour program)