Learn all there is to know about sailing lasers as well as practicing your racing skills. Sailors should have RYA Start Race as a minimum.
Any participant who has not sailed a laser before is required to chat through their suitability for this training with the QM team prior to booking on. Lasers are most suited to children 14 years old plus but it is dependent on height and weight. All participants need to have access to a laser and rig size suitable for their skill and the likely conditions. QM Lasers are available to hire at £15/session, this does need to be confirmed with the QM office prior to booking on.
The winter months can be challenging – in temperature as well as breeze. All participants need to be capable of sailing confidently in a moderate breeze (F4), and have the correct clothing to protect against the cooler temperatures.
What to expect
Boats need to be partially rigged ready for the days start time.
Mixture of land based theory/drills and onwater practical sessions.