Sailing

Do you want to learn more about sailing?  Do you want to improve your sailing skills and your understanding of how sails work?

This Sailing Course covers the practical and theoretical basics of sailing and sailing seamanship. The range of topics is broad: from a description of different sailboat rigs, sail plans, hull types, and rigging to stability, balance, and the physics of sailing; from sailing at different points of sail to handling heavy weather and storm conditions; from spinnaker handling to reefing; from leaving the dock to mooring and anchoring.  It also covers sailing safety, navigation rules, and sailing tactics.

Whether you are a new sailor or you are an experienced sailor and want to increase your sailing knowledge and skills, this course is for you.

See course table of contents.

Sailing
400 Anderson Street
Whitby, ON L1N 3V6

Course Date

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm

Notes

Please Note: if you register within one week of the starting date, please notify the course instructor by email so that we had make all attempts to have student course material ready on the first evening.  Thank you.

Please note: The venue/location for this course may move to another location in Whitby or Oshawa as the start date approached.

For Infromation contact Mark Ashworth:  sail@oshawapss.ca