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Tackers 2

Have you completed Tackers 1?

Enrolment into Tackers 2 requires the completion of Tackers 1.

This course is designed to consolidate the experience and knowledge gained in ‘Tackers 1’. New skills and knowledge are introduced that will enable the successful participant to safely and competently sail a dinghy in controlled conditions independently.

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Sailors Competencies

When I’m on the water I can……

  • Sail by myself in most conditions
  • Identify dangerous situations in and around the marina
  • Sit on the side of my boat and face my sail
  • Sail without kneeling
  • Steer and control my sail at the same time
  • Tack my boat facing forward and changing my hands behind my back
  • Reach around a sausage course
  • Know where to have my sail set for all points of sailing
  • Steer using my tiller extension when I’m paddling or being towed
  • Get out of the ‘No Go Zone’

And when I’m on shore I can……

  • Name the main ‘points’ of sailing
  • Name the all of the parts of my boat
  • Tie a ‘bowline’ and a ‘reef’ knot
  • Use aids to determine the wind direction and strength
  • Rig and derig my boat with assistance

 

Holiday Program

Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, September 23, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$270 NON MEMBER $270 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, September 23, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$270 NON MEMBER $270 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, September 30, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 01, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 02, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 03, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Friday, October 04, 2019
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$320 NON MEMBER $320 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, September 30, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 01, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 02, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 03, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Friday, October 04, 2019
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$320 NON MEMBER $320 SYC MEMBER

BOOK COURSE