South of Perth Yacht Club - Start Racing


South of Perth Yacht Club - Start Racing
22 Jan 2018 1:00 PM  -  6:00 PM 
23 Jan 2018 1:00 PM  -  6:00 PM 
24 Jan 2018 1:00 PM  -  6:00 PM 
25 Jan 2018 1:00 PM  -  6:00 PM 
Organised By South of Perth Yacht Club
Event Location South of Perth Yacht Club
Invited Classes
Other Information This racing course in the Hobie Waves introduces you to the competitive side of sailing as you learn the basics of apparent wind racing. You will be taught how to improve your performance and compete at a higher level focusing on understanding tactics, wind patterns and boat tuning techniques.
Address Coffee Point

State WA
Country Australia
Phone 08 9364 5844
Email address
Course Description

The aim of this course is to introduce Dinghy sailors to competitive sailing. The Course focuses on refining enhanced boat handling skills including speed control and manoeuvres. Introducing basic racing tactics and strategies.


It will be assumed that participants will have mastered the skills required to complete the Start Sailing 2 Course or equivalent and have reasonable experience of the boat handling skills introduced in 'Better Sailing'

Course Outcomes

On completion, successful participants will be able to apply advanced boat handling skills and basic racing strategies and tactics in competitive situations in moderate to fresh conditions

Who should do this Course

Sailors who wish to begin to learn to race in a sailing Dinghy.

Type of Event Training Course
Level of Event All
Category of Event Education
Event ID82441
Area ID302
Course ID2123

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