WeSail is for adults from age 18 with intellectual disability (Special Needs). They sail Squibs and other club craft.
The athletes are coached in launching, rigging, and sailing with qualified instructors supported by volunteer sailors. This is followed by a sociable gathering for everyone in the bar after sailing.
When: Training sessions are held on Monday evenings commencing on 13th May 2019 until 26th August 2019. There is no sailing on the Bank Holiday Mondays.
Time: 6pm promptly to 10pm.
Clothing: Wet suits (they could capsize or have a swim). Bootees. Towel and change of clothing
At present we have a full complement of 10 athletes for the 2019 season.
We start with preparing the club Squibs for the season. Finishing when the boats and sails are cleaned and put away for the winter. Mini cruise, power boating, Tuesday DBSC racing, and Sailability President’s Cup national competition are additional activities.
Please contact Jill Fleming 087 274 1995 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and enquiries for new members, instructors or support sailor volunteers.