The spinnaker is a very important sail on the GP14.  Learning to use it successfully can add a great deal to your enjoyment of sailing and it will improve your racing a great deal!


This is a two-day course for Club members on Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st  March 2019 and will be run by Roger Walton.  You need to attend both days to complete the course.

Essential previous experience: A season of sailing, be able to safely control the boat without an instructor in it and have achieved RYA Level 2 or equivalent experience.

Please arrive by 09:15 for a 09:45 prompt start.

The course covers

  • how to rig the boat with a spinnaker

  • gybe and recover two types of spinnaker (we will use conventional symmetric and asymmetric spinnakers)

  • how to sail the best possible course flying a spinnaker

  • how to deal with the challenges of sailing a spinnaker

Location: Welsh Harp Sailing Club

Cost:  £130 payable in advance

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Contact: Lesley Kaye: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.