King George Optimist Fleet.
The Optimist Fleet is targeted at children aged 7 to 13 years of age and the sailing runs on a Saturday and Sunday morning, 9.30 to 12.30 (April-Oct).
The current dates for dates for sailing are listed below:
- Autumn dates (Saturday sessions – spaces available): 7th Sept, 14th, 21st, 28th, 5th and 12th October. Aimed at stage one sailors. Cost is £50 and payment in advance is required.
- Autumn dates (Sunday sessions – Now FULL/unless you have your own boat): 8th Sept, 15th, 22nd, 6th. 13th and 20th October. Aimed at stage two sailors/introduction to racing. Cost is £60 and payment in advance is required.
Places are limited so please email to make a reservation.
Frequently Asked Questions
- A parent/guardian has to remain on site for the duration of the class
- As part of the session, the club will provide you with a boat or you can provide your own. Note, boat storage is free for Optimists.
- A child can attend the Saturday even if they are stage 2. Ideally, children should attend the correct day for their level. Please email beforehand.
- Children should bring a change of clothing. They will get wet! Ideally clothing should consist of a wetsuit, hat, spray top and non slip wet suit shoes/boots. The club will provide life jackets.
Nothing from August 22, 2019 to February 22, 2021.