ADULT Intermediate Dinghy
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Sunday, Jul 19, 2020 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Prerequisite: Beginner Dinghy or equivalent
The Intermediate Dinghy course is tailored to student skill level and objectives. At this stage our Instructor moves into a coach boat as students continue to develop their skills such as; rigging, sail trim, docking, steering a course, capsize/recovery drills, seamanship.
This course may continue on RS Ventures or move to Vanguard 15’s (2-person dinghy) depending on student objectives and skill levels. Students will self-assess upon registering and we will tailor the class to meet the needs of the students. This is a very physical 2-day course.
The Intermediate course will also focus on:
Navigation and Emergency Procedures
Current and Wind Effects
Proper sail/boat trim and hiking technique
Course rounding and roll tacking
Teamwork and crew dynamics
Provided Gear: Short-sleeved wetsuits, foul weather gear. life jackets.
What to bring: Bathing suit attire under wetsuits required, warm layers to change in to, sun protection, reusable water bottle, packed lunch.