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RYA Windsurfing Youth Stage 2

In Stage 2 your instructor will teach you the practical skills to get you sailing around a course, practising tacking and gybing, enabling you to make progression towards and away from the wind.

Price:
Course run over 2 Days £200
Course run over 5 Half-days £220

Course content:
Learn to tack and gybe, helping you make progression towards and away from the wind

Pre-course experience:
In light winds you should be able to sail across the wind and back

Assumed knowledge: Stage 1

Ability after course: Sail on all points of sailing in light winds, tacking and gybing

Duration: 2 days (can also be done as a series of 5 half days)

Group size: maximum 6 in a group

Restrictions: Participants must be confident in open water

Age: 8 - 16
If any of the participants are under 18 years of age the parent or guardian must sign on their behalf on the booking form

Clothing required: Please bring with you suitable clothing for the time of year and weather conditions. Jeans and Wellington boots are not suitable and you will not be permitted to take part wearing these items. Footwear is NOT provided and you are required to bring trainers or aqua shoes to wear.Showers and changing facilities are provided on site

Special information: As we are situated within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, there is plenty for the spectator to do

Meal Arrangements: There is a café serving hot and cold meals within the centre building. There is also a waterside pub (although it is recommended not to drink alcohol whilst participating in Watersports). There are plenty of places to enjoy a packed lunch

Weather Restrictions: All courses will proceed according to the weather conditions on the day and if it is safe to do so

Other information: Dale has excellent water quality and is a blue flag beach

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West Wales Watersports is a fully accredited RYA training centre with highly qualified and experienced instructors. There are a range of courses on offer to cater for all ages and abilities from beginners to experienced sailors.  

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