Current Sailing Courses

Covid 19 Information

We are currently unable to offer junior sailing courses at this time.

Typical Course Information

ISA Courses offeredCara na Mara, Start Sailing, Basic Skills & Improving Skills.

Note: It may not be possible to cover all the syllabus for Basic Skills or Improving Skills in one week, however we will be able to sign off aspects of the syllabus achieved in the participants log book.

Location: In the city centre at Galway City Sailing Club (@Galway Ocean Sports Club)

Age groups: 8-12 & 13-18

Fee Members: €TBC

Fees Non-Members: €TBC

Places: Places on courses are limited and are allocated on a first come – first served basis.

Time: 09:30 – 16:30

Lunch: Lunch is 45 minutes and requires Parent / Guardian to join lunchtime supervision rota that is arranged at the beginning of each course.

Equipment Used: Topper Topaz Dinghies for Youth Sailing & Optibats for Junior Sailing

What to Bring: Wetsuit, Warm clothing (fleece, hat), Youths (13-18 years) – bring buoyancy aid if you can. Buoyancy aids provided for Juniors (8-12 years).

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Instruction: Instruction will be provided by an ISA Senior Instructor and the course will be run in accordance with Irish Sailing Association Guidelines.

ISA/RYA Instructors, ISA/RYA senior instructors or ISA/RYA coaches do not accept responsibility for any loss, damage or injury suffered by persons and/or their property arising out of or during the course of their activities whilst training and/or coaching and/or instructing unless such injury loss or damage was caused by, or resulted from negligence or deliberate act.

Junior Pathway Sailing Programme 2019

  • Start 3 March 2019 for 6 weeks: Sunday Morning Coaching (8-12 years) & Youth (13-18 years). This course is open to members.