Is there anything more beautiful than seeing a horizon filled with the colourful and impressive form of spinnaker sails? This next stage in our Keelboat program introduces you to the fun and challenge of using asymmetrical and symmetrical spinnakers.
This advanced skill is an exciting addition to your sailing repertoire, and our experienced instructors will get you there. This syllabus covers the foundational knowledge of sheets, braces, halyards, control lines and poles.
Upon completing this course, participants will
- understand and be able to perform the pre-hoist procedure
- hoisting, positioning, gybing and dropping of the sail.
This challenging skill will emphasise the importance of communication, preparation, teamwork and coordination whilst on board a keelboat.
Prerequisite experience: Start crewing, start helming,
Course fee: $350