YMCA Youth Squad Term 4 2024


Tue 15 Oct 2024 16:00 — Tue 17 Dec 2024 18:00
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Australian Sailing - Green Fleet Coaching Program

Course information

Registration for this course closes at Sun 13 Oct 2024 00:00.

This program aims to develop skills necessary to skipper a small dinghy, as well as try and develop those skills. The participants will have opportunities to learn how to sail through fun and engaging activites, and build confidence on the water. There is no prior knowledge of sailing required for this course. This course is aimed at youth between the ages of 8-15, please email sailing.club@ymca.org.au if you have any questions or queries. 

Program Focus:

Following the structure and instruction in learn-to-sail programs. Green Fleet is an introduction to coaching and learning to train.

Green Fleet promotes practicing the fundamental skills of sailing, introduces some foundation race skills through training activities in an environment that is enjoyable, without a competition focus.

During the Program sailors are encouraged to take part in freesail activity, and to trial a variety of boats, boards, and other club related activity through age appropriate design.

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