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Sunday Optimist Training (Minors, Pre-racing & Start Racing levels) with DLH Junior September Series

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailThe NYC Junior Section is delighted to be able to offer coaching for Optimist Sailors for four Sunday afternoons (26th August, 2nd September,16th September and 23rd September ). We are offering coaching for three groups of sailors,depending on your child’s experience. Please read the descriptions carefully to ensure you book in for the right level.

Dates: The course runs for  4 weeks on Sunday afternoons to coincide with the DLH September Series. The course starts on Sunday 26th August and ends on 23rd September with no racing on the 9th September.
Levels:
 We are offering coaching for children at three distinct levels. Please read the descriptions below to ensure you are booking your child in at the correct level.

1) Minors (8 places) – This course is for sailors who + requirement: child to have completed the NYC Nippers/equivalent previously, but have not yet passed their Level 1/Start Sailing + is comfortable, willing and able to sailing their own boat on their own + has access to their own boat + note there is a minimum DOB. This course is open to sailors born in 2010 and older. + The cost for this course is Euro 80.00 per child

 2) Pre-racers (8 places)
 – This course is for sailors who + requirement: child to have completed their Level 1/Start Sailing qualification + is able to sail a triangular course + has access to their own boat + does not yet have the confidence to take part in the Sunday afternoon races (held inside the harbour) + note there is a minimum DOB. This course is open to sailors born in 2010 and older. + The cost for this course is Euro 80.00 per child 

3) Start Racing (8 places) – This course is for sailors who + requirement: child to have either completed their Level 2/Start Sailing qualification or participated in the Baltimore Regatta in February 2018 if not yet attained Level 2 + is able to sail a triangular course + has access to their own boat + must be confident and capable of participating in the Sunday afternoon races (held inside the harbour) + these sailors will be competing in the Sunday afternoon races and have an instructor guiding them whilst participating in the Sunday afternoon races + these sailors will have to register for the Sunday afternoon races separately (additionally) online here + note there is a minimum DOB. This course is open to sailors born in 2010 and older. 
The cost for this course is Euro 45.00 per child (Note you will also have to register and pay for the Sunday afternoon races separately here http://www.nyc.ie/2018/07/announcing-dun-laoghaire-junior-september-series

Note that each child must have access to their own boat. Charter Optimists are available from the boat house if required please contact the office to book charter. If you have any  other queries, please contact Rebecca Hall via juniors@nyc.ie