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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.

Our Tackers Courses are priced between $270 and $385pp and we do offer a member discount. If you would like to be notified when course dates are confirmed please email [email protected]

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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, January 24, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, January 25, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 27, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Friday, January 28, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

0 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, January 24, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, January 25, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 27, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Friday, January 28, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

0 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, April 11, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, April 12, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 14, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, April 11, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, April 12, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 14, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

5 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 20, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 21, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Friday, April 22, 2022
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

5 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 20, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 21, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Friday, April 22, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

5 PLACES AVAILABLE

$280 NON MEMBER $260 SYC MEMBER

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Weekend Program

Tackers 2 / Weekend Program

  • Saturday, February 05, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 12, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 19, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, March 05, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, March 19, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, March 26, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 02, 2022
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

1 PLACES AVAILABLE

$480 NON MEMBER $455 SYC MEMBER

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