Sailing - 13 - 15 year olds 420 Beginner with DBMS
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The Kingston Recreation Department is collaborating with Duxbury Bay Maritime School to offer several different sailing programs this summer. Registration closes April 15th.
There are only 2 spots available for each week listed. All weeks are Tidal Schedule - which means the class times will vary daily. Click on the Date/Time for specific times for each week.
420 Beginner: 2 week beginner for 13-15 year olds Prerequisites: Competent Swimmer / Sailor must weigh at least 105 lbs
Learn the basics of boating safety, nomenclature, rigging, sail handling and steering in a two person boat. Sailors in 420s and FJs should weigh a minimum of 105lbs. Sailors may sail 420s or FJs exclusively or both boats depending on what the program and instructors decide. Sailors that have successfully completed Opti LTR or Opti Racer and received a recommendation to advance should be taking 420 Transitional Racing instead of this class. Sailing programs meet rain or shine. Please dress accordingly.
The Kingston Yacht Club has donated 20% for each participants registration (or up to $3,000 maximum for the season), toward this partnered Sailing Program with the Duxbury Bay Maritime School. The fee listed below already is indicative of the 20% reduction plus a 10% one time discount from the Duxbury Bay Maritime School. Please click on the link below for more information about the Kingston Yacht Club.
Scholarships are also available from the Duxbury Bay Maritime School. See attached Form.
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