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RYA Youth Learn to Sail Stage 2


This is the second stage on the RYA learn to sail pathway, suitable for those aged to 8yrs+ who have completed their stage 1. Join us for 2 days of fun & learning this summer!

Following on from RYA Stage 1, this course is designed to give you further confidence and build on your Stage 1 skills. You will learn more about controlling the direction and speed of your boat and develop your competence in light and moderate wind conditions. Tuition takes place in single-handed boats under the supervision of an RYA, fully qualified instructor.

The course will cover:

  1. Basic Sailing skills
  2. Tacking
  3. Boat speed control
  4. Ropework
  5. Collision avoidance

On completion of the Stage 2 course, you will be able to tack and control boat speed and have a basic understanding of the principles of sailing. You will be well on the way to becoming a competent sailor.

What to bring

  1. Shorts/T-shirt to go under a wetsuit. Feel free to bring your own wetsuit if you have one. Changing rooms are only open after activity.
  2. Shoes that can get wet (no open toe - flip flops/sliders, must be old trainers or wetboots/shoes)
  3. Snacks & lunch
  4. Drinks
  5. Suncream
  6. Towel
  7. Bag for wet kit


  1. Be able to swim 25m
  2. Aged 8yrs+
  3. Completed stage 1


  1. Arrive at the centre and meet your instructor
  2. This course is a mixture of on the water activity with a few theory elements.
  3. You'll stop for lunch around 12:30pm for 45minutes and then resume activity.
  4. 15:45 you'll be off the water ready to get changed to leave by 16:00

£100 for children

Mon 1st - Tue 2nd Aug
09:30 - 16:00 every day · 4 spaces left


5 day cancellation

Please see individual sessions cancellation policy but the standard policy is:

We will cancel and refund your spot if you have requested a refund AND emailed the centre 5 full days prior to the course or session start date. Anyone who fails to not notify the centre via email only (no social media) will not receive a refund.

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