Children Dinghy Summer 2019

Summer Program fees do not include Membership fees.

Please contact sailingschool@comoxbaysailingclub.ca for more information.


Opti Wet Feet – Age 5 to 7

A course for little sailors designed to introduce them to salt water, sea life and sailing. Focused on creating a safe and fun environment on the water, this program aims to instil confidence as a base for further sailing programs.

Tuesday – Friday  9:00 – 11:30am July 2 – July 5 (4 sessions) $100
Tuesday – Friday  12:30 – 3:00pm July 2 – July 5 (4 sessions) $100

Monday – Friday  9:00 – 11:30am  July 15 – July 19 (5 sessions) $125
Monday – Friday  12:30 – 3:00pm  July 15 – July 19 (5 sessions) $125

Tuesday – Friday 9:00 – 11:30am   August 6 – August 9 (4 sessions) $100
Tuesday – Friday  12:30 – 3:00pm  August 6 – August 9 (4 sessions) $100


Opti Beginner – Age 7 to 11

A course for young sailors who want to get on the water and learn the basics of sailing. They will have fun learning to control their boat in a variety of winds. Sailors will have opportunities to sail both alone or with a partner in a fun and exciting environment.

Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  July 8 – July 12 (5 sessions) $280
Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  July 29 – August 2 (5 sessions) $280
Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  Aug 12 – August 16 (5 sessions) $280


Opti Intermediate – Age 8 to 13

This fun course focuses on improving skills sailing in the Optimist dinghy independently with a focus on boat control and sailing with confidence.

Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  July 8 – July 12 (5 sessions) $280
Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  July 29 – August 2 (5 sessions) $280
Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  Aug 12 – August 16 (5 sessions) $280
Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  Aug 19 – August 23 (5 sessions) $280


Opti Advanced – Age 9 to 13

This course focuses on beginner racing skills such as mark rounding’s, accelerating off a start line, and sailing independently around a racecourse.

Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:30pm  Aug 19 – August 23 (5 sessions) $280


A cancellation fee of $50 (plus applicable credit card transaction fees) will be charged on all cancelled registrations. No refunds for cancellations made less than 7 days prior to the start of the course. All courses subject to a minimum enrollment.