£340

Adventurer

A great start to your child’s sailing adventures, this programme will work towards achieving RYA Stage 1 and 2.

Our goal is to fill children with energy and enthusiasm for sailing, with a focus on having fun and promoting confidence on the water. We will introduce the basic concepts of dinghy sailing and develop some key skills, providing your child with a good baseline for furthering their sailing knowledge.

Once the RYA Stage 2 skills have been achieved your child will be ready to progress onto our Explorer programme.

Duration: 3 days


Experience Required: Must know the colour of the sea, that’s all folks! Ages 7 to 16 years.

Programme Content:

Preparing a boat for sailing
Wind awareness
Launching and recovery
Basic boat controls
Steering
Parts of the boats
Useful knots
Capsize recovery
And much more…

£340

Explorer

Focusing on independent sailing and developing your boat-handling skills, this programme will work towards achieving the RYA Stage 3 and 4.

Our aim is to enable your child to get the best out of their boat and to develop key problem solving skills whilst afloat. When possible we will take opportunities to explore the harbour, launching and recovering in different circumstances and getting to grips with new sailing skills.

Once the RYA Stage 4 skills have been achieved your child will be ready to progress onto our Challenger programme.

Duration: 3 days


Experience Required: Completion of the Norfolketc Adventurer or up to and including the RYA Youth Sailing Stage Two course. Ages 7 to 16 years.

Programme Content:

Five essentials
Man over board
Coming alongside
Reefing
Rules on the water
Fancy knots
Weather
Tides

£340

Challenger

This programme provides an opportunity for keen sailors to challenge themselves and achieve ultimate independence. Our aim is to challenge your child, encourage fast decision-making and practice some advanced boat handling skills.

The programme develops the RYA Racing, Seamanship and Day Sailing skills.

Duration: 3 days


Experience Required: Completion of the Norfolketc Explorer programme or Sailing skills to the standard of the RYA Youth Stage 4.

Programme Content:

Racing skills including racing procedures, rules and strategies

Seamanship skills including sailing without a rudder, sailing backwards, reefing afloat

Day Sailing skills including planning a day sail, pilotage and changing weather conditions.

Tides

DateTimeHeight (m)
Wednesday 26th09:299.1
Wednesday 26th22:058.8
Thursday 27th10:119
Thursday 27th22:478.5
Friday 28th10:528.7

Weather at Morston

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