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Posted by Lorna
on May 27, 2016

SUMMER SAILING COURSES 2016

Only a few weeks now until our Summer Sailing courses begin and we are looking forward to welcoming new and returning sailors.   We currently have places on all courses.

Although the majority of our sailors are children and teenagers we usually have a few adults of different levels on all weeks.

 

Our sailors learning to rig their boats before a day on the water

Our sailors learning to rig their boats before a day on the water
Launching their boats

Launching their boats

Setting sail from the island after a picnic lunch - one of the highlights of our five day sailing course

Setting sail from the island after a picnic lunch – one of the highlights of our five day sailing course

And if we may be so bold as to sing our own praises… a few quotes from  our sailors and their families from last year:

“I loved going to Da Island!” “Pirates and Boating and sailing races – it was so fun”   “Meeting new people  was definitely the best”

“All staff were excellent and most helpful and welcoming”

“Key is flexibility aspects”"

“All the people we met were easy to approach, good info and happy for them to look after our kids”

“Best sailing school I have seen”

For more info and booking please download form below

DINGHY SAILING COURSE INFO AND FORM 2016

 

 

 

 

Posted by Lorna
on May 03, 2016

DINGHY INSTRUCTOR COURSE 6-10 JUNE 2016

A limited number of places are available on the Dinghy Instructor Course we are running here in June.

All applicants must have completed the Pre-Entry course to qualify for a place.

For more details and application form please email info@schullsailing.ie or telephone 028-28515

 

 

 

Posted by Lorna
on February 09, 2016

SUMMER SAILING COURSES

Surrounded and sheltered by over twenty islands and with a mild climate supported by the Gulf Stream, Schull is renowned for being one of the best sailing areas in Ireland.

Our Dinghy Sailing Courses  run weekly right through the summer and suit all ages and abilities from complete beginner to those looking to build up their skills on the water.   We usually say minimum age of eight years, however we have had some very capable and enthusiastic “almost eights” in the past….

The courses are based on the Irish Sailing Association (ISA) 5 Level Scheme and are taught by experienced and qualified instructors in a safe and fun environment.   They run for five full days, Monday to Friday, however  we  can  be pretty flexible if your time in Schull is limited and it’s difficult to commit to a full course ( although we would usually recommend a minimum of two days).

For more information and booking form please see here DINGHY SAILING COURSE INFO AND FORM 2016

Ready to set Sail

Posted by Lorna
on December 17, 2015

SEASON’S GREETINGS

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WE WOULD LIKE TO WISH ALL OUR SAILORS and… WONDERFUL INSTRUCTORS, PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE !… A JOYOUS CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY 2016.

DETAILS OF NEXT YEAR’S SUMMER COURSES WILL BE POSTED HERE MID-JANUARY.

MEANTIME, WARMEST BEST WISHES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON

Posted by Lorna
on September 07, 2015

SUMMER SAILING

Our sailing courses finished at the end of last month after a busy and  fabulous summer..

A huge thank you to all our sailors who we hope will be enjoying some newly acquired skills on the water.  Details of next year’s courses will be posted mid January 2015

Also, big, BIG thanks to a fantastic team of Instructors..we’ll miss you here guys and wish you a great year of learning!

INSTRUCTORS 2015

Thanks again and …. keep sailing!

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Posted by Lorna
on July 02, 2015

FASTNET INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS REGATTA 2015

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The Fastnet International Schools Regatta will take place at the FMOEC in Schull from 20-23 July.  This year the focus is on Junior Fleets, Silver and Bronze.  Students are invited to take part in this fun regatta which is an opportunity for an introduction to racing.  There are a limited number of boats available for the event from the FMOEC, however competitors are invited to bring their own.  See below for Entry Form and Notice of Race.   REGISTRATION FROM 2-5PM MONDAY 20 JULY

FISR Entry form, July 2015

FISR 2015 NOTICE OF RACE

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