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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, March 30, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 02, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Friday, April 03, 2020
    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, March 30, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 02, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Friday, April 03, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$320 NON MEMBER $320 SYC MEMBER

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Tackers 2 / Holiday Program

  • Monday, April 06, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 09, 2020
    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, April 06, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 09, 2020
    01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

4 PLACES AVAILABLE

$270 NON MEMBER $270 SYC MEMBER

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Weekend Program

Tackers 2 / Weekend Program

  • Saturday, April 18, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 02, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 09, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 16, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 23, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 30, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 13, 2020
    09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

3 PLACES AVAILABLE

$385 NON MEMBER $385 SYC MEMBER

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