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Opti Racer Weekend Training Programme 2019

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Opti Racer Weekend Training Programme 2019

Course Syllabus

  • Safety and emergency plans
  • Launching and recovery
  • Capsizing
  • International sailing rules
  • Racing procedures
  • Sail tuning and race rigging
  • Boat handling skills
  • Racing tactics
  • Weather elements and racing strategy
  • Racing practices
  • Physical fitness
At the end of this course, you will...
  • Be able to sail on your own
  • Know the various parts and functions of a sailboat
  • Learn and apply useful rope and knot techniques
  • Understand basic sailing rules while out on the water
  • Develop the confidence and control over the boat at sea

Course Details

Course Duration:

30 half-day sessions during weekends (2:00pm – 5:30pm)

Upcoming Course Dates

Intake 1: Jan 5, 6, 12, 13, 26, 27 | Feb 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24 | Mar 16, 17, 30, 31 | Apr 6, 7, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 | May 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 25, 26

Intake 2: Mar 16, 17, 30, 31 | Apr 6, 7, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 | May 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 25, 26 | Jun 1, 2, 8, 9, 22, 23, 29, 30 | Jul 6, 7, 13, 14

Intake 3: Jun 1, 2, 8, 9, 22, 23, 29, 30 | Jul 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 |  Aug 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 | Sep 1, 7, 8, 21, 22, 28, 29 | Oct 5, 6

Intake 4: Sep 21, 22, 28, 29 | Oct 5, 6 , 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 | Nov 2, 3, 9, 10, 23 (Full day), 24 (Full day), 30 (Full day) | Dec 1 (Full day), 7 (Full day), 8 (Full day), 14 (Full day), 15

*Dates are subjected to changes

Course Location

Singapore Sailing Federation
1500 East Coast Parkway
National Sailing Centre
Singapore 468963

Cost Information

$770.40* (Singaporean)
$1155.60* (PR/Foreigner)

*Prices inclusive of GST

Pre-requisites
  • Able to swim for 50 metres with a Personal Flotation Device (PFD).
  • Holder of Opti Sailor Certification
  • Min 6 years old (as of course date)
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