This course is designed for complete beginners to yacht racing.
The course is run from Ao Yon on Cape Panwa, Phuket Island Thailand, by Sail in Asia/Mike Downard. The object of the course is to intruduce newcomers to yacht racing in a yacht that will allow them to develop skills and techniques useful on a racing yacht.
Crew may then join other yachts and compete in the Asian Regattas.
We teach you how to manage sails, to safety use winches and to trim sails. We introduce you to the main elements of a yacht race:
- The start
- The first beat (leg)
- Rounding Marks
- Setting Spinnakers
- Triming Sails Sailing
- Downwind Sailing
- Upwind Sailing
- Basic Tactics
We can help you with the following on request:
Motor Bike or Car Rental
What to do and where to go in Phuket
Basic Race Training Course Prices
|Location||Duration (days)||Early Booking Discount Price (THB)|
|60 Days Before||30 Days Before||Full Price|