Kids Hobie Cat Sailing


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About this course

Sunday 9.30-3.30 ON REQUEST

Sunshine Sailing Australia is offering a thoroughly enjoyable 2-day Hobie 16 sailing program.
Course can also be run over 4 Saturday mornings 9.30-12.30.

This is not for the faint hearted; you will need to be fit, strong and agile as these catamarans are fast and exciting!

  • Rigging
  • Launching & Beaching
  • Recovering a man overboard
  • Crew position & balance
  • Use of Trapeze
  • Tacking & Gybing
  • The Capsize Dri

Students will be given an opportunity to cover all aspects of the sailing syllabus and have their log books signed off every week in order to reach the next certificated level.

The Sunshine Coast Academy has acquired 2 Hobie 16s which we will use for the training. These will also be available for racing by students who have demonstrated that they can handle the Hobie in all conditions.

Bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, bathing suit, a warm jumper, change of clothes (minimal wardrobe needed), spray jacket. Be sure to pack this in a flexible soft bag.

Bring your own meals and drinks.

Let’s book it!