Children’s Sailing

Halloween Junior Sailing - Dun Laoghaire

We've a jam packed Halloween ahead for sailors aged 7-17 years. Our Tuesday to Friday programme for sailors of all levels will focus on Keelboat and Yacht sailing, ensuring that participants are on the water rather than in it. Alongside this programme, we'll be running two new special courses. One for 11-14 year old sailors on Level 3 and up in our fleet of RS Fevas, focusing on advanced boat handling skills and racing proficency. The second will be a week long Irish Sailing "Kites and Wires" course, open to all who meet the eligability requirements.


7-17 Year Olds - Halloween Keelboat and Yacht Sailing Week

We’re delighted to offer our Halloween Sailing Course for 7 to 17 year olds. In a change from previous years we will primarily focus on keelboat and yacht sailing, introducing our students to the joys of big boat sailing. The aim will be to get everyone on the water, rather than in it! There will of course be some dinghy sailing as well - and depending on the weather Kayaking and Powerboating. For advanced students this week will offer them the opportunity to progress on some seamanship skills. New sailors are very welcome and instructors will cater to this group too.

Course Date: (Course runs 9am-5pm daily)

  • Tuesday 29th October to Friday 1st November

Course Cost:

  • 1 Child - € 179
  • 2 Children - €170 per child
  • 3 Children - €161 per child
  • 4 Children - € 153 per child

11-14 Years RS Feva Clinic

Running on our fleet of 8 RS Feva dinghies students aged 11-14 years and undertaking Level 3 and above are invited to attend this new coaching course. The course will introduce young sailors to racing skills and advanced boat handling techniques designed to raise their sailing standard dramatically.

Focus areas will be:
Kites, Planing downwind, starts and tactics, picking a course upwind & rig setup.

The course instructor is RS400 sailor, Cillian Ballasty. Irish RS Agent Kenneth Rumball will also join in for some coaching.

The course runs Tuesday 29th October to Friday 1st November from 9am to 5pm each day and costs €179 per sailor. Please note, we reuqire a minimium number of 6 attendees to proceed with this course.


Irish Sailing "Kites and Wites" Course

New for 2019, the Kites and Wires course is for sailors who have at least completed, or have experience similar to, Improving Skills (Irish Sailing). The course will be run on our fleet of doublehanding dinghies, with all equipment provided by us. The course runs from 9am-5pm on Tuesday 29th October to Friday 1st November. The course fees are €179 per person. Please note, we reuqire a minimium number of 6 attendees to proceed with this course.


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Bookings can be made online, below, over the phone to 01 2844195. All credit and debit cards are accepted. Please review the information for parents on attending our courses and our terms and conditions.

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