NYC

 

Junior Sailing

Junior safety Talk at the NYC Sunday 4th February

We are running a talk on

Beach-master Training and an explanation of the junior coaching safety protocol, on Sunday 4th February at 3pm in the NYC.

We encourage anyone involved with our junior section to attend, as it would be of great benefit to them. 

Transition Year 2018 Upcoming Courses

Some TY Course coming up on our website over the next few months, places are limit so we advice to book early 

Registration Opens 31st January 
Laser/Feva – Wednesday Afternoons 
Feb 21st – Apr 11th  / 2pm – 5pm 
€TBA   maximum (20)    

Registration Opens 1st February 
First Aid Course – Sunday 25th February 
9am – 5pm  maximum (12)   €70

Registration Opens 22nd March 
Rib Course – Sat & Sun April / 9am -4.30pm
€195  maximum (12)

Safeguarding 1 – Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course – Saturday 27th January 

Due to popular demand we have add another date to this course, it will be on Saturday 27th January 

Cost €10.
ONLINE RSVP (Read full post) ESSENTIAL as places are limited on a first come first served basis.

Safeguarding 1 – Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course. 

This course educates participants on the implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of children involved in sport.

Instructors wanted for 2018

Closing dates for applications is January 15th 2018

The National Yacht Club is currently seeking to recruit a team of committed sailing instructors and coaches for our Summer courses. Our Instructors are of the highest quality in terms of professionalism, attitude, technical ability and passion for sailing.

Instructors will be responsible for the development of the clubs youngest members, a role that is taken extremely seriously by the club. All instructors must have current and valid instructorship qualifications for the position to which they are applying and be available for  interview early in the new year.

Read the full post to more details and to apply for a position

Baltimore early-bird deadline extended to 10pm Friday the 12th January

The deadline for availing of the early-bird discounted entry for Baltimore Spring Training Week has been extended to 10pm Friday the 12th January.  

This year sees the beginning of a revamping of the Baltimore Spring Camp with the goal of making it the premier Optimist training event in the Irish sailing calendar. A feature of this plan sees IODAI investing in enhancing the quality of the training at all levels. More structured training programmes will ensure that a higher level of skills will be acquired by all sailors. Performance sailors will benefit from more focused coaching, while an increased number of senior coaches will ensure that all sailors benefit from the expertise they bring.  Main features include:

Don’t miss out and make sure to sign up today.

www.iodai.com

 

DOGs Winter Programme 2017

We will be running our Dun Laoghaire Optimist Group (DOG’s) training programme over the winter in conjunction with the RStGYC and RIYC.

Dates are: October – 1st, 8th, 14th, 15th, 22nd, November – 11th, 12th, 19th, 26th, December – 2nd, 3rd, 10th

This programme is open to Optimist sailors who have qualified for the Irish Selection Trials in April. The coaching will be provided by a mix of Irish and 8 Days a Week coaches and there is a total of 28 sessions running through to the Trials event.

The cost of the programme is €1,395 and is payable in 3 instalments of €465, the second of which can be paid using this link