Basics of Yachting

WEEKDAYS
WEEKENDS
Basics of Yachting
Intensive Weekday group
The "Basics of Yachting" is a six-step course where you will study the necessary minimum of theory and learn how to control a sports sailing boat

The course consist of a mix of onshore theory and water-based learning and practice, the course includes:
Program
6 steps
Price
1500 AED
Degree of complexity
All levels
Duration
3 days
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Basics of Yachting
Intensive Weekend group
The "Basics of Yachting" is a six-step course where you will study the necessary minimum of theory and learn how to control a sports sailing boat

The course consist of a mix of onshore theory and water-based learning and practice, the course includes:
Program
6 steps
Price
1800 AED
Degree of complexity
All levels
Duration
3 days
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What will you learn?
How a sailing yacht works
In the very first class, you will learn what the hull of the yacht is made of, what the spars and rigging are, and how to prepare for the water
Marine knots
Even a beginner sailor needs to know the basic marine knots: We'll teach you how to tie some of the most necessary ones
Sailing
Together with our instructors, you will learn how the sails works and how to adjust them properly
WEEKDAY GROUP 1
WEEKDAY GROUP 2
WEEKENDS
Basics of Yachting WeekDay group
Dates: 4-16 MARCH
WEEKDAYS MORNING PROGRAM
1 step
Sailing equipment, lecture at the base
March 4, time 19:00 - 20:30
2 step
Types of maneuvers and courses, training on water
March 5, time 7:30 – 9:45
3 step
MOB (Man Overboard) and maneuvers, training on water
March 7, time 7:30 – 9:45
4 step
Racing Rules of Sailing, lecture at the base
March 11, time 19:00 - 20:30
5 step
Working with the gennaker, training on water
March 14, time 7:30 – 9:45
6 step
Racing and skills application, debriefing, race on water + debrief
March 16, time 09:45 – 12:15
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Basics of Yachting WeekDay group
Dates: 4-16 MARCH
WEEKDAYS EVENING PROGRAM
1 step
Sailing equipment, lecture at the base
March 4, time 19:00 - 20:30
2 step
Types of maneuvers and courses, training on water
March 5, time 16:00 – 18:15
3 step
MOB (Man Overboard) and maneuvers, training on water
March 7, time 16:00 – 18:15
4 step
Racing Rules of Sailing, lecture at the base
March 11, time 19:00 - 20:30
5 step
Working with the gennaker, training on water
March 14, time 16:00 – 18:15
6 step
Racing and skills application, debriefing, race on water + debrief
March 16, time 09:45 – 12:15
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BASICS OF YACHTING WEEKEND GROUP DATES: 2,3 AND 9 MARCH
1 -2 step
13:00 - 14:30 - Sailing equipment, lecture at the base
15:00 - 18:15 - Types of maneuvers and courses, training on water
March 2, time 13:00 - 18:15
3 - 4 step
15:00 - 18:15 - Working with the gennaker and MOB (Man Overboard) and maneuvers, training on water
March 3, time 15:00 - 18:15
5 - 6 step
8:00 - 9:30 - Racing Rules of Sailing, lecture at the base 9:45 - 12:15 - Racing and skills application, briefing, race on water + debrief
March 9, time 8:00 - 12:15
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HOW PROGRAM GOES
Small groups
The trainings takes place in small groups of 3 or 6 people — this format will allow you to pay maximum attention to each student
Lecturers and Instructors
Mentors of the special course are experienced and qualified instructors of Wind Rises
Program
The course "Basics of Yachting" consists of two theoretical lectures, three trainings and one race
Degree of complexity
This program is suitable for absolute beginners in sailing and those who want to learn more theory combined with hands-on activities
How much does it cost
The entire program costs from
1500 AED
Included in price:
Professional instructor's work
Two theoretical lectures
Required Course Materials
Three trainings on water by 2h 15m for weekdays or two intensive trainings by 3h 15m each for weekends 
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One Race for Beginners
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Build a team
From the beginning of the training, we encourage you to negotiate and form teams with other guys
The team has priority in enrollment with his favorite instructor
The team is more fun and productive when participating in races
We have a special discount for teams
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Fareast 28R
A modern racing yacht with a speed of 20 kn at full capacity
Locaction
Wind Rises Dubai
Shop 24&25, Marina Cubes Street, Port Rashid, Dubai

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Competition regulations Wind Rises Cup 2024
Racing Rules of Sailing 2021–2024

FAQ

Can a sailing boat rollover?
Nope, it’s almost impossible to roll over on a keelboat
I’ve never sailed before. Are your trainings suitable for me?
The answer is yes! Our mission is to popularize sailing to the masses, so we’re happy to see newbies joining us! You can also visit one of our regular yachting-theory master classes to prepare better in advance. Or get to the regular trainings straight ahead — our experienced instructor will enroll you in the process smoothly.
I have a team already. Can we race with you?
Yep! Book the training together: if you’re taking the whole boat, you’re getting 15% off the price
I’m a pro. Are these trainings suitable for me?
Our regular trainings might be a bit dull for you, but no worries! We also offer a special series of advanced and specialized courses. We also organize match racing activities to cater the more experienced—you’ll love these!
I paid for the subscription, but something went wrong — what should I do?
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