Sailing

Get the wind in your Sales…

Sailing Governed by the RYA

We have a wide variety of Sailing boats to suit people of all sizes and experience.

Our prices are based on groups of up to 8 sailors for 90 minute fun sessions or 6 if you are working towards at RYA qualification.

We run sessions for absolute beginners and our highly experienced and qualified staff are able to offer courses leading to qualifications right up to instructor level. We can create a course for you if you are visiting as a group or alternatively individuals can join one of our established courses, dates are under the course title.

Longridge taster sessions are always a good experience for the first time sailor. Some of our beginner boats are fitted with a raised boom to give more room to manoeuvre. Our taster sessions take place throughout the day and evening from April until the end of September.

All of our courses are based on the RYA sailing syllabus (Royal Yachting Association).

Pricing
Off Peak £100, Peak £120, Charitable Donation £132.

Booking
To book – call our Bookings team on 033 03 03 01 01

Sailing Courses (under 14)

RYA Start Sailing Stage 1 & 2 (Under 14) 2 days

Aimed at the novice sailor, you will learn how to steer a boat and control the sails. The course will lead to an assessment, successful completion of which will result in either a Stage 1 or 2 award. Both days are 09:00 – 17:00.

Please note: All Longridge activities are suitable for 8yrs and older providing the participants fit the PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) such as the buoyancy aids.

For all activities you should wear clothing that you can move easily in such as sports clothing e.g. track suit and T-Shirt with trainers or deck shoes.

£180 per person.

RYA Start Sailing Stage 3 (Under 14) 2 days

For under 14s with some sailing experience, preferably the Start sailing stages 1 and 2. This next two days covers all the basic techniques you need to sail in light winds without an instructor. The course is 09:00 – 17:00 on both days.

Please note: All Longridge activities are suitable for 8yrs and older providing the participants fit the PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) such as the buoyancy aids.

For all activities you should wear clothing that you can move easily in such as sports clothing e.g. track suit and T-Shirt with trainers or deck shoes.

£180 per person.

Sailing Courses (adults)

RYA Level 1 Start Sailing (Adult)

Aimed at the complete beginner, this 2 day course will give a first taste of sailing in one of our range of boats. Learning how to steer a boat and control the sails couldn’t be made easier over this two-day course, 09:00 – 17:00 both days.

You will be under the instruction of a qualified RYA Dinghy Instructor and safety cover is provided at all times
£200 per person. Student discount available.

RYA Level 2 Basic Skills (Adult)

Participants should be at RYA Star Sailing ( RYA Level 1) standard with further practical experience.
This course will give you the opportunity to take control of a boat. Covering all the basic techniques needed to sail without an instructor on board in light winds.

£100 per person. Student discount available.

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