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Optimist Courses: 8-10 year-olds

The Optimist is the most popular saling-dinghy for saling schools around the world.

Its single sail makes it the ideal boat to tack with for the first time. 

Come share a week’s sailing with other young sailors just like you. You may even want to try racing by the end of the course ! 

 

For any further information or to make a booking request please contact us via this contact form:

Contact C.N. Baie de Canche

  • 5-day Course from Monday to Friday 
  • Introduction to saling with 3 hours of saling per day (5 hours/day course) 
  • Courses open during French Autumn, Easter and Summer School-holidays

Weekly Wet-suit rental available

EQUIPEMENT NEEDED :
Do not forget : Your swimsuit, towel and toiletry kit for the shower, a change of clothes, old sneakers that will get wet, a waterproof vest, cap or hat and sunscreen depending on the weather…. and last but not least: a snack or pic-nic ! 

 

For any further information or to make a booking request please contact us via this contact form:

Contact C.N. Baie de Canche

Optimist sailing courses take place at the  Centre Nautique de la Baie de Canche.

Course Prices:

  • First week : 180 €
  • Second week : 150 €
  • Third week and beyond : 130 €
  • additional day – beginner’s race : 15€
  • Weekly Wet-suit rental: 12€ (40€ deposit)

You can download Optimist course dates, schedules and registration forms (only available in French) below.  

For any further information or to make a booking request please contact us via this contact form:

Contact C.N. Baie de Canche

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