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Adult Sail Training Course 2 – Registrations now open!

Learn how to sail or improve on your sailing skills through the Adult Sail Training programme at the National Yacht Club!

Now taking registrations for our second (and last) course of 2019 starting in July. Choose between Monday nights or Wednesday nights:

– 6 sessions, starting on Wednesday 17th July evening (meeting from 5.30pm to 9pm)
– 6 sessions, starting on Monday 22nd July evening (meeting from 5.30pm to 9pm)

For course details, pricing and registration please click here

Hurry, places are limited to 15 per night!!!!

Adult Sail Training – Registrations Now Open for Course starting 3rd Week May 2019

Registrations are now open for our 1st Adult Sail Training Course of 2019 running in May / June.

You can choose either Monday or Wednesday night: 

– 6 sessions, starting on Monday 20th May evening (meeting from 5.30pm to 9pm)
– 6 sessions, starting on Wednesday 22th May evening (meeting from 5.30pm to 9pm)

For quality of tuition and to maximise active participation of the candidates, we limit the courses to 15 participants per session…So be quick to register!!

We offer various discount schemes to members and returning participants. You can also join the National Yacht Club and avail of one Adult Sailing Course for free.

For details regarding the Adult Sail Training Courses, dates, costs and registering options, PLEASE CLICK HERE

Enhanced International Certificate of Competency (I.C.C.) Courses in 2018-2019

Thinking of chartering a boat abroad?
Thinking of refreshing your navigation and chart work skills?
Do you remember what lights vessels towing at night should show?
Are you looking for something to do on wintery Monday nights?

There are many reasons why you should consider enrolling in one of our Enhanced ICC Course in 2018/2019…

Adult Sail Training – Registrations for course 2 now open!

The NYC is running Adult Sail Training courses for all levels (newcomers, rusty sailors, improvers…) starting on Monday 23rd July or Wednesday 25th.

You can choose to either attend the Monday or Wednesday evening classes running for 6 weeks from 18:30 to 21:00
The costs are €260 for non-members and €180 for members.

The courses will use 1720 Sportboats,  RS Ventures and Wayfarers. On the water sessions will be weather permitting.

Courses will be run under the ISA Small Boat Sailing Scheme by fully qualified ISA instructors.

For details and registration, please visit here: www.nyc.ie/sailing/adult-training/

I.S.A. Local Race Officer Course

The ISA is organising a one day ‘Local Race Officer’ course on Saturday 03rd February in Bray Sailing Club. The course is delivered by International Race Officer, Jack Roy!
Course times are 10:00 to 17:00 with a modest participation fee of €20.
We invite any member with an interest in Race Management to book a place here and to advise the Club of your participation by sending a quick email to sailing@nyc.ie

Mark Laying Course – Saturday 20th May

The National Yacht Club is organising a Basic Mark Laying Course on Saturday 20th May for all RIB drivers (instructors, parents) currently helping out running our events.

NYC Mark Layer extra-ordinaire Mal Nowlan will share part of his in-depth knowledge on what to expect from a Race Officer and how to quickly and efficiently lay a small racing course. A National Powerboat  Certificate and a good level of confidence driving a RIB  are a pre-requisite.

Costs are left at a minimum to defray petrol & encourage participation for this up-skilling course.  Register Here