Beginners Class

Spinnaker Course - Keelboat

The spinnaker is a must know sail to crew, used in racing in most Yacht Clubs and with Skippers around the world. A great step to get on board.


  • 2 x 6 hour days of practical lessons on Sydney Harbour
  • Day 1 - Symmetrical Spinnakers
  • Day 2 - Asymmetrical Spinnakers
  • 1 x Theory Racing Tactics and Racing Rules theory and social evening
  • Free registration on our Crew Register online

Practical Course Content:

  • Foredeck the Pit
  • The Mast, trimming spinnaker and headsail
  • Rotating at the Helm upwind
  • Join your crew for drinks in the famous Sydney Hobart Bar after your sail.

Keelboat Spinnaker Course

  • Single Person Price: $695
  • Groups 2 or More: $595 pp
  • Keelboat Spinnaker, Keelboat Racing, Keelboat Seamanship (Save 10% = $228)
  • Plus $95 Yachting Australia registration, insurance, logbook, textbook. (only if this is your first course with us)
  • Easy Sailing Payment Plan Option (pp) - 1st Payment $95+ $295 and 3 monthly payments of $200

Further Racing Opportunities:

  • Start Racing Course
  • Monday Twilights (during daylight savings)
  • April - July Sunday racing on big boats
  • J24 regattas, either Gosford or interstate.
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Video Content

Learn to Sail on a J24

Symmetrical Spinnaker
Asymmetrical Spinnaker