King George Optimists

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:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.

Email optimists@kgsc.org.uk

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.
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  • Optimist coaching

    November 10, 2019 @ 09:30 - 12:30

    The training is aimed at those who want to learn about racing. As it’s also very cold, the sailors must wear the appropriate winter kit (full length wetsuit, hat, wet suit boots/socks, spray top).

    Pricing for the winter session will remain as is - £10 per session.

    Please email optimists@kgsc.org.uk or contact Andy on whatsapp. Places will be limited!

    See more details

  • Optimist coaching

    December 8, 2019 @ 09:30 - 12:30

    The training is aimed at those who want to learn about racing. As it’s also very cold, the sailors must wear the appropriate winter kit (full length wetsuit, hat, wet suit boots/socks, spray top).

    Pricing for the winter session will remain as is - £10 per session.

    Please email optimists@kgsc.org.uk or contact Andy on whatsapp. Places will be limited!

    See more details

  • Optimist coaching

    January 12, 2020 @ 09:30 - 12:30

    The training is aimed at those who want to learn about racing. As it’s also very cold, the sailors must wear the appropriate winter kit (full length wetsuit, hat, wet suit boots/socks, spray top).

    Pricing for the winter session will remain as is - £10 per session.

    Please email optimists@kgsc.org.uk or contact Andy on whatsapp. Places will be limited!

    See more details

  • Optimist coaching

    February 9, 2020 @ 09:30 - 12:30

    The training is aimed at those who want to learn about racing. As it’s also very cold, the sailors must wear the appropriate winter kit (full length wetsuit, hat, wet suit boots/socks, spray top).

    Pricing for the winter session will remain as is - £10 per session.

    Please email optimists@kgsc.org.uk or contact Andy on whatsapp. Places will be limited!

    See more details

  • Optimist coaching

    March 15, 2020 @ 09:30 - 12:30

    The training is aimed at those who want to learn about racing. As it’s also very cold, the sailors must wear the appropriate winter kit (full length wetsuit, hat, wet suit boots/socks, spray top).

    Pricing for the winter session will remain as is - £10 per session.

    Please email optimists@kgsc.org.uk or contact Andy on whatsapp. Places will be limited!

    See more details