Children Dinghy 2017

CBSC Sailing School summer courses below.

CBSC Fall Sailing School Schedules coming Soon. Please click here for details.

Optimist Wet Feet 5 to 7 YearsSail Canada

Just for little sailors! This course aims to help young children feel comfortable around, near, on and in the water. Sail in an Optimist dinghy, a small sailboat specially designed for young sailors. Skills are taught using fun games and activities both on and off the water.

Choice of am or pm sessions

July 3-7 (Monday to Friday) 9am – 11:30am or 12:30pm – 3:00pm
July 31 – August 4 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-11:30am or 12:30pm-3:00pm

Meet at the Comox Marina Park Gazebo
$160/5 sessions
Min/Max enrollment 4/10

Course Registration and Waiver Form

Please send forms to:

Courtenay Recreation Centre (Lewis Centre)

489 Old Island Highway

Telephone: 250.338.5371

 


Learn to Sail Optimist – Beginner 7 to 11 YearsSail Canada

For kids with very little or no sailing experience this program teaches the fundamentals of sailing the Optimist dinghy with a focus on development and fun. With opportunities to sail both alone or with a partner, students can master simple sailing techniques remarkably quickly.

July 10-14 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 8-12 (Tuesday to Saturday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 14-18 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 21-25 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm

Meet at the Comox Marina Park Gazebo
$290/5 sessions
Min/Max enrollment 4/18

Course Registration and Waiver Form

Please send forms to:

Courtenay Recreation Centre (Lewis Centre)

489 Old Island Highway

Telephone: 250.338.5371

 


Learn to Sail Optimist – Intermediate 8 to 13 YearsSail Canada

Sailors are now sailing by themselves and refining their skills in the Optimist dinghy with a focus on proficiency in tacking, gybing, upwind and downwind sailing. Sailors work toward their OptiSail 1 and 2 Levels.

July 10-14 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 14-18 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 21-25 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 28 – September 1 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm

Meet at the Comox Marina Park Gazebo
$290/5 sessions
Min/Max enrollment 4/18

Course Registration and Waiver Form

Please send forms to:

Courtenay Recreation Centre (Lewis Centre)

489 Old Island Highway

Telephone: 250.338.5371

 


Learn to Sail Optimist – Advanced 9 to 13 YearsSail Canada

This course focuses on beginner racing skills such as mark rounding’s, accelerating off a start line, and sailing independently around a racecourse and follows the OptiSail 3 curriculum.

July 17-21 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm
August 28 – September 1 (Monday to Friday) 9:00am-3:30pm

Meet at the Comox Marina Park Gazebo
$290/5 sessions
Min/Max enrollment 4/18

Course Registration and Waiver Form

Please send forms to:

Courtenay Recreation Centre (Lewis Centre)

489 Old Island Highway

Telephone: 250.338.5371

 


Please contact dinghyadmin@comoxbaysailingclub.ca for more information.


CBSC Kids Dinghy 1

 

CBSC Kids Dinghy 2

 

A cancellation fee of $50 (plus applicable credit card transaction fees) will be charged on all cancelled registrations. No refunds for cancellations made less than 7 days prior to the start of the course. All courses subject to a minimum enrollment.