Britain's most successful Olympic sailor ever is Ben Ainslie. He is a three times Olympic gold and one time Olympic silver medalist and is therefore one of the most successful sailors in history. If this hasn't inspired you enough then this sailing experience is perfect for introducing you to this tricky sport. For this experience you will be learning in either a dinghy, bahia or pico. Each of which are perfect for beginner and use the five essential controls: the sails; underwater foils; the trim; side to side balance of the boat and the choice of route.
The experience will begin with a safety briefing on the techniques required for sailing. Then it will be time to go out to the water and try it.
When can you go?
This experience is available Monday to Sunday, throughout the year.
How long does this activity last?
This experience will last approximately 2½ hours.
You need to know
The minimum age is 8 years.
You must be reasonably fit and confident in the water. Concern over medical or health issues should be checked before purchase.
There are no qualifications required.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
There will be other people there on the day.
Family and friends
You're welcome to bring spectators to watch at selected venues.
We can’t control the weather!
This activity is dependent on appropriate weather conditions.