'Start Sailing' as a child during school terms

We run ‘Start Sailing’ courses for children aged 8 to 14 during school terms.
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'Start Sailing' as a child during school terms

Date & Location

Dates will be confirmed with participants
Worser Bay Boating Club, Marine Parade, Seatoun, Wellington 6022, New Zealand

About the Event

Worser Bay Boating Club offers ‘Start Sailing’ courses for those with limited or no sailing experience. The courses are professionally run by Yachting New Zealand qualified coaches on Saturday morings between 9.00am and 12.00pm.

Children must be between 8 and 14 years of age, from the start of the course.

‘Start Sailing’ courses for children cost $250. Register today and we will get back to you to get your child started with sailing.

The club's plastic optimist dinghies are used.  The club will also supply a buoyancy vest for the lessons.

Sailors must be able to swim 50 metres unaided wearing a PFD (personal floating device) and sailing gear.

What to bring:

  • Wet-suit (short/long sleeve)
  • Polyprop/ thermal  clothing
  • Togs
  • Towel
  • Beanie and sunhat
  • Sunscreen
  • Lunch/snacks
  • Water bottle