Age 14 - 17
This a great multi few days providing a flavour of watersports.
Students will generally spend at least one day doing paddlesports, dinghy sailing and windsurfing with the option to spend more time on their favourite activity towards the end.
Where appropriate, RYA certificates can be awarded but generally require two days on the same activity to meet the syllabus requirements. Weather permitting, a trip away from the centre forms part this course which provides a good all-round introduction to watersports in a fun packed environment.Equipment and Kit Information
Students will generally spend at least one day on dinghy sailing ,windsurfing and kayaking with the option to spend more time on their favourite activity towards the end of the week. All equipment and kit will be provided by the centre during this Adventure.
Getting wet is unavoidable so we will make sure you have the correct gear. A wetsuit, wetsuit boots, buoyancy aid and spray top is available for your use and can be dried overnight ready for the next day’s action. In addition we would request you bring garments such as swim wear, woolly hat and warm socks. Hot showers are available in the changing areas and accommodation areas so bring a spare towel.×
On arrival check in at our reception which is situated in the main entrance. You will be asked to complete a form with course and emergency contact details. A room key will be issued for residential guests and a brief outline of Centre facilities indicated.
Main timings of our day are:
Meals times. Breakfast: 0830hrs Lunch: 1230hrs Dinner: 1800hrs
All meals are served in the dining area.
Activity times. Your activity will run from 0930 – 1630hrs. Your instructors will guide you with clothing, activity and the content of the sessions.
Evenings will have some free time and there will be fun activities organised by our staff.
If you are a non-residential guest on these courses and coming from the mainland, the 0915hrs ferry from Largs to Cumbrae will get you to the Centre in sufficient time.×