Beginner Camp

Goals

  • Comfortable maneuvering a sailboat on the water alone

  • Comfortable sailing upwind

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of how the wind effects a boat on the water

  • Retain an understanding of all content covered

  • Demonstrate what to do during an emergency

  • Shows maturity on the water

  • Master beginner skills and earn and a Beginner Skills Card in order to progress to Intermediate Camp

Content

  • Understanding wind

  • Tacking / Jibbing

  • Knots / lines

  • Points of Sail

  • Person in water recovery

  • Upwind sailing

  • Emergency procedure