Muskoka • Ontario • Canada

CanSail Program

Young Salts

  • An introductory sailing program
  • For sailors minimum 7 years old
  • Covers Sail Canada’s Wet Feet program content
  • Offered mornings (9AM- 12PM) or afternoons (1PM-4PM) or full day

CANSail 1

  • Introduces sailors to the basic concepts and skills set needed to sail a boat
  • For sailors minimum 8 years old
  • Offered mornings (9AM- 12PM) or afternoons (1PM-4PM) or full day

CANSail 2

  • For sailors who have completed CANSail 1
  • Upon completion, sailors should feel comfortable with boat rigging, control, knots and boat parts
  • Offered mornings (9AM- 12PM) or afternoons (1PM-4PM) or full day

CANSail 3

  • An intermediate course with a focus on directional changes, upwind & downwind sailing
  • Introduction to advanced sailing skills such as trapeze
  • Offered mornings (9AM- 12PM) or afternoons (1PM-4PM) or full day but ALL sailors attend full day on Wednesday

CANSail 4

  • An advanced sailing course that focuses on perfecting skills form earlier levels
  • Introduction to advanced sailing skills such as spinnaker
  • Basic racing rules and skills are introduced at this level
  • Participation in local regattas is available
  • Offered full day (9AM-4PM)

CANSail 5

  • An advanced sailing course with a focus on speed
  • Introduces sailors and parents to competitive sailing at a local level (attendance at regattas is encouraged)
  • Focus on racing tactics and skills
  • Offered full day (9AM-4PM)

CANSail 6

  • This level focuses on competition and is for sailors interested in taking their competitive sailing to a provincial level
  • Sailors will build on advanced racing skills from CANSail 5
  • Attendance at regattas is encouraged
  • Offered full day (9AM-4PM)

LBSC - teen sailingTeen Sailing

  • For sailors 13 and older who are either new to sailing, or simply want to sail for fun with friends
  • Testing can be provided for CANSail 1&2 levels upon request. Offered mornings (9AM- 12PM) or afternoons (1PM-4PM) or full day

 

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