420 CANSail 1
The 420 is one of the most popular double handed dinghies for junior sailing. With one of the largest fleets on Lake Ontario, this boat provides a challenge to advanced sailors, yet is simple enough for beginners to learn the basics. The CANSail 1 program will introduce participants to the fundamental sailing and safety knowledge that is the foundation of the CANSail Learn to Sail framework.
This course is offered in four two-week sessions. Upon successful completion of the skills checklist, sailors will be awarded a certificate of achievement.
One week sessions are available upon request. Recommended minimum to attain CANSail certification is two weeks.
Optimal Sailor Weight Range:
46 – 73 kg
Weight range is the optimal and recommended for performing the required skills for this program.
Wetfeet is recommended but not required
Learning Outcomes CANSail 1:
Sailors will learn:
- Parts of a boat – rigging and de-rigging
- Overall safety – measures on water and pre sailing preparation
- Proper launching and docking procedure
- Introduction to tacking and gybing
SCHEDULE for BOATING
|3* + 4||Jul 3||Jul 13|
|5 + 6||Jul 16||Jul 27|
|7 + 8**||Jul 30||Aug 10|
|9 + 10||Aug 13||Aug 24|
Pricing for 420 CANSail 2
HST is extra for kids 14 and up
* Camp Closed Mon, July 2 Canada Day Holiday
** Camp Closed Mon, Aug 6 Simcoe Day Holiday
PRICING FOR 4-DAY SESSIONS WILL BE PRO-RATED AT 80% OF THE STANDARD WEEKLY RATE