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RNYC Sailing School & Race Team

           

RNYC Jr Sailing teaches a variety of dinghy and keelboat CANSail sailing levels. The RNYC Sailing Team aims to attend Regattas around the Maritimes, and can provide coaching and transportation at these events. To find more information about the team, contact juniorsailing@rnyc.nf.ca

 

 

RNYC Keelboat Race:

 

Weekly evening racing begins June11th, and is held every Wednesday at 6pm and various weekends through the summer season. To become a member or to find a boat or crew, visit RNYC today at http://www.rnyc.nf.ca/Racing_Activity.html.

 

Boats to buy:

 

To begin dinghy racing in Newfoundland, the following ISAF recognized classes are suggested:

 

• Opti (up to 55 kg)  - http://www.optiworld.org/

 

• Laser 4.7 (35-55 kg)

 

• Laser Radial (55-70 kg)

 

• Laser (60+ kg) - http://www.laserinternational.org/info/laserintroduction

 

• 420 (double handed) - http://www.420sailing.org/

 

• Access Dinghy (Able Sail)- http://www.accessdinghy.org/

 

• 2.4m (Able Sail) http://www.inter24metre.org/

 

• 29er (double handed skiff) - http://www.29er.org/

 

• 49er (double handed skiff) - http://www.49er.org/

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