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Junior Training

Friday Night Optimist Training (Minors, Pre-racing & Start Racing levels)

The NYC Junior Section is delighted to be able to offer coaching for Optimist Sailors on Friday evenings during May and June.

We are offering coaching for three groups of sailors, depending on your child’s experience. Please read the descriptors carefully to ensure you book in for the right level.

Dates: The course runs for 9 weeks on Friday evenings from 17.00-19.30 to coincide with the Friday race training. The course starts on Friday 28 April and ends on Friday 23 June.

 

Details and Registration here

 

National Nippers 2017

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL

Come and try some fun sailing, no boat needed.  Starting on Wednesday 24th of May for 6 weeks (until 28th June) and running from 1730 to 1930.

The course is available to children of family and full members only.

IF spaces are available, we will open it to potential members at the beginning of May as their one course to try (once per family). There will be an additional charge for these courses.

We are following the Cara na Mara programme with their colourful work books.  There will be two groups, Otters for new beginners and Seals (only if Otters has been obtained).  We have a maximum of 30 places.

 

 

REGISTER HERE

 

 

Baltimore 2017 Update

Baltimore Training Week 2017  

The IODAI Baltimore training week took place during the mid-term week with 15 families from the NYC attending.

Out of over 133 sailors aged between 7 and 14 there were twenty five sailors from the NYC. The NYC group was the largest participating club with sailors in all fleets.

The sailors had 5 days of sailing with mixed conditions at times very windy with storm Doris lending her force on Wednesday evening and Thursday morning. International and Irish coaches provided a full range of training, from first time Regatta fleet level through to Transition and to Main Fleets both Junior and Senior with a Regatta on the last day.

Spring Laser Coaching

We are commencing spring laser coaching on the 18/2/2017.
The coaching will be available to laser 4.7 and radial sailors from all three Dun Laoghaire yacht clubs.

The programme will be overseen by Ben Lynch with on the water coaching from Ben and coaches from the clubs. The programme will include two and three day weekend clinics during February, March and April.

For further details and to register online, please click here

Junior Spring Training Programmes

Toppers clinic will be starting on 12th February 

Registrations are now open for ALL our SPRING junior programmes for ALL classes of boats (Optimist / Topper / Laser / 420) at ALL levels!

So, if you want to register your child for a 420 clinic, the DOGs or our Club junior Spring coaching on Sundays, please click here

Assistant Instructor Positions 2017

Assistant Instructors looking to apply for the above positions should complete the form below before Sunday 12th March 2017.

The National Yacht Club is currently seeking to recruit a team of committed and enthusiastic assistant instructors for our Summer Courses 2017.

This is a great opportunity to learn from our qualified coaches and instructors how to lead and deliver sessions on training courses. Apply here