Children Dinghy 2018

CBSC Sailing School 2018 Spring courses below.

Please contact commodore@comoxbaysailingclub.ca for more information.


Opti Wet Feet – Age 5 to 7

Just for little sailors! This course aims to help young children feel comfortable around, near, on and in the water. Sail in an Optimist dinghy, a small sailboat specially designed for young sailors. Skills are taught using fun games and activities both on and off the water.

July 3 to July 7 am (Tuesday to Saturday)
July 3 to July 7 pm
July 16 to July 20 am (Monday to Friday)
July 16 to July 20 pm
July 30 to August 3 am (Monday to Friday)
July 30 to August 3 pm
August 13 to August 17 am (Monday to Friday)
August 13 to August 17 pm

Morning sessions – 9am to 11:30am
Afternoon sessions – 12:30pm to 3:00pm

$190/5 sessions

To register…
1. Download and fill out Course Registration and Waiver form
2. Call Courtenay Rec @ 250.338.5371


Learn to Sail Optimist Beginner – Age 7 to 11

For kids with very little or no sailing experience, this program teaches the fundamentals of sailing the Optimist dinghy with a focus on development and fun. With opportunities to sail both alone or with a partner, students can master simple sailing techniques remarkably quickly.

April 30 to June 25 (Mondays) 4:00pm-6:30pm
No class on May 21

$210/8 sessions

July 9 to July 13 (Monday to Friday)
August 7 to August 11 (Tuesday to Saturday)

August 20 to August 24 (Monday to Friday)
August 27 to August 31 (Monday to Friday)

All sessions 9:00am to 3:30pm

$299/5 sessions

To register…
1. Download and fill out Course Registration and Waiver form
2. Call Courtenay Rec @ 250.338.5371


Learn to Sail Optimist Intermediate – Age 8 to 13 YearsSail Canada

Sailors are now sailing by themselves and refining their skills in the Optimist dinghy with a focus on proficiency in tacking, gybing, upwind and downwind sailing. Sailors work toward their CANSail 1 and 2 Levels.

May 3 – June 21 (Thursdays) 4:00pm-6:30pm

$210/8 sessions

July 9 to July 13 (Monday to Friday)
July 16 to July 20 (Monday to Friday)
August 7 to August 11 (Tuesday to Saturday)
August 20 to August 24 (Monday to Friday)

All sessions 9:00am to 3:30pm

$299/5 sessions

To register…
1. Download and fill out Course Registration and Waiver form
2. Call Courtenay Rec @ 250.338.5371


Learn to Sail Optimist Advanced – Age 9 to 13 YearsSail Canada

This course focuses on beginner racing skills such as mark rounding’s, accelerating off a start line, and sailing independently around a racecourse and follows the CANSail 3 curriculum.

May 3 – June 21 (Thursdays) 4:00pm-6:30pm

$210/8 sessions

July 23 to July 27 (Monday to Friday)
August 13 to August 17 (Monday to Friday)

All sessions 9:00am to 3:30pm

$299/5 sessions

To register…
1. Download and fill out Course Registration and Waiver form
2. Call Courtenay Rec @ 250.338.5371


CBSC Kids Dinghy 1

 

CBSC Kids Dinghy 2

 

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.