Start Racing
Our learning and development program runs nearly every Saturday morning from November to the end of April. Please refer to the McCrae Yacht Club program for precise dates or contact the Training Centre Principal
Australian Sailing - 7. Start Racing - Dinghy

Course information

Registrations for this course are closed.

Start Racing is for children who have progressed to this level in their own boat. If you are unsure whether to register for this level. please consult the Training Centre Principal. 

Course Overview
Join in the fun and challenge as you learn the basics of racing in a dinghy.

Course Prerequisites

Water confident and you should have the skills, knowledge and experience gained from the Better Sailing course.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to learn the basics of racing and begin competing at club-level races. 

Course Outcome

You will gain your Start Racing (Dinghy) completion certificate. 


We recognise that some of our course participants are completing the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award and may be using sailing and/or club membership to complete one or more sections of The Award. To learn more, click here

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