LEARN TO SAIL SUMMER PROGRAMS 2020

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  • Youth courses run from 9:00am - 4:00 pm Monday to Friday throughout July and August.
  • Non NSC members are welcome to enrol in our programs, however members of NSC receive a discount.

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After Sail Care

Fee: $ 50.00 per week.

The sailing school hours are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm. After Sail care is provided to extend pickup hours from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Early morning drop off begins at 8:30am and is provided at no charge. No supervision is provided before 8:30am.

You can register for AfterSail Care by checking the box - Add After Sail in the shopping cart, after course selection.


Tackers • Intro to CANSail

Length: 1 weekend
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 175.00
  • Non Member: $ 175.00

Recommended ages: 7 to 9
(Minimum age requirement – 7 years by June 30, 2020)
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: None

Learn the basics of sailing in a fun & friendly environment! Explore the world of sailing both on and off the water through games, activities, lessons, and hands on experience. Sailors leave the course with basic sailing skills, knowledge, and fun memories!

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Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID Policies applyJuly 11 July 12 Completed
Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID Policies Apply.July 25 July 26 Completed
Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID Policies ApplyAugust 8 August 9 Completed
Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID Policies Apply.August 22 August 23 Completed

CANSail 1

Average time to complete this level: 2 - 4 weeks
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 580.00
  • Non Member: $ 635.00

Recommended ages: 10 to 12
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: None

Over these two fun filled weeks, you will learn basic sailing skills, knowledge, and boating fun in a friendly place! Swimming, games, and new friends all add to this great experience! Sailors leave this course with basic sailing skills, knowledge, and are updated on their progress into the levels.

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No Sailing School on Wed, July 1 Canada DayJune 29 July 10 Completed
July 13 July 24 Completed
No Sailing School Mon, Aug 3 Civic HolidayJuly 27 August 7 Completed
August 10 August 21 Completed

CANSail 1 - Weekend Sessions

Length: 1 weekend
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 175.00
  • Non Member: $ 175.00

Recommended ages: 10 to 12
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: None

Learn basic sailing skills, knowledge, and boating fun in a friendly place! Swimming, games, and new friends all add to this great experience! Sailors leave this course with basic sailing skills, knowledge, and are updated on their progress into the levels.

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Intro to CANSail 1. Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID Policies ApplyJuly 25 July 26 Completed
Intro to CANSail 1. Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID policies applyAugust 8 August 9 Completed
Intro to CANSail 1. Hours 9-4. Sailed in OpenBics. COVID policies applyAugust 22 August 23 Completed

Adventure Sail Weekend

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 175.00
  • Non Member: $ 175.00

Recommended ages: 12 to 15
Sailboat: A mix of all boats

Explore the adventures of sailing through a variety of boats, games, and experiences, all while learning and improving your BASIC sailing skills!

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Ages 12-15. Improve BASIC Sailing Skills in fun environmentAugust 8 August 9 Completed
Ages 12-15. Improve BASIC Sailing Skills in fun environmentAugust 22 August 23 Completed

CANSail 2

Average time to complete this level: 2 - 4 weeks
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 580.00
  • Non Member: $ 635.00

Recommended ages: 11 to 15
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: CANSail 1

Continue your journey into the world of sailing! Gain confidence & knowledge in sailing while improving your sailing skills. Sailors get more sailing experience while adding to the skills and fun from their CANSail 1 course. Sailors end the course with improved sailing skills knowledge, and terminology, as well as an update on their sailing progress.

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Sailed in OPENBICS. No Sailing School on Wed, July 1 Canada DayJune 29 July 10 Completed
SAILED IN OPENBICSJuly 13 July 24 Completed
SAILED IN OPENBICS. No Sailing School on Mon, Aug 3 Civic HolidayJuly 27 August 7 Completed
SAILED IN OPENBICSAugust 10 August 21 Completed

CANSail 3

Average time to complete this level: 4 - 6 weeks

Length: 2 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 580.00
  • Non Member: $ 635.00

Recommended ages: 13 to 15
Sailboat: Club 420
Prerequisites: CANSail 2

Improve and build upon your sailing skills throughout this program. Get introduced to new sailing skills and techniques while advancing your knowledge. Sailors also get to try their hand at racing and race management on Wednesday evenings with NSC club members and staff! Sailors in this two week program should not expect to achieve the full CANSail 3 level.


Length: 4 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 900.00
  • Non Member: $ 995.00

Recommended ages: 13 to 15
Sailboat: Club 420
Prerequisites: CANSail 2

Enhance your acquired sailing skills, while also learning new skills, techniques, and sailing knowledge. In this four week program, sailors get the opportunity to become introduced to spinnaker and trapeze skills, while trying some racing and race management every Wednesday evening with NSC club members and staff!!

CANSail 3 - Two weeks
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PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJune 29 July 10 Completed
PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJuly 13 July 24 Completed
PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJuly 27 August 7 Completed
PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDAugust 10 August 21 Completed
CANSail 3 - Four weeks
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PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJune 29 July 24 Completed
PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJuly 27 August 21 Completed

CANSail 4

Average time to complete this level: 4 - 6 weeks

Length: 4 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $ 900.00
  • Non Member: $ 995.00
  • Recommended ages: 14 to 16
    Sailboat: Club 420
    Prerequisites: CANSail 3

    Learn and improve on new sailing skills such as spinnaker and trapeze, racing, race management, sailing fitness and more while learning to consistently demonstrate your sailing skills and abilities. Each week, sailors get the opportunity to run and participate in NSC's interclub racing to test and practice their skills!

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PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJune 30 July 24 Completed
PARTICIPANTS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOATS or SAIL WITH SAME HOUSEHOLDJuly 27 August 21 Completed

 

Not what you are looking for? We also offer Race Programs for youth of all ages and skills, Adult Lessons, and Able Sail courses. Or contact us for more info. We'd be happy to help!


Also please note: in 2020, Sail Canada is charging an annual fee per youth sailor of $ 18.00. You'll notice this added onto your course registration once per year. Thank you for your understanding.