CYA CANSail Program
White Sail (Levels 1, 2 and 3) covers:
Basic boat handling and sail trim; Water safety; Knots; How to rig and de-rig a boat; Basic weather patterns; Fundamental sailing terminology and skills; Self rescue techniques.
Bronze Sail (Levels 4 and 5) covers:
Advanced sail trim and boat handling; Performance sailing and proper boat trim; Trapezing; Physics of sailing; Spinnaker; Boat repair and maintenance.
Silver Sail (Level 6) covers:
Introduction to the racing rules of sailing; Introductory racing tactics; Advanced sail trim; Various starting systems; Introductory racing techniques.
Gold Sail (Level 7) covers:
Advanced racing rules and interpretation; Advanced sail theory and physics; Advanced racing tactics; Regatta management; High performance boat handling and trim.
Adult Learn to Cruise covers:
Basic coastal navigation; Chart reading; Anchoring; Radio operation; Docking skills; Right of Way rules.
Adult Learn to Race covers:
Advanced sail trim and theory; Introduction to the international rules of racing; Racing start sequences; Introductory tactics; High performance sail and boat trim.
Register early to ensure your spot in the OYS Sailing School! Registration will open soon, so please check back here next month.
For further information about our sailing school programs, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (905) 338-9379.
2013 Sailing School Registration: The 2013 Sailing School registration is soon to be launched. Many have inquired about registration and we will be updating information and links here as well as sending out an email in the next week announcing the launch of the registration system.
In the meantime, please address any questions to email@example.com.