Whitsunday Sail Training Camp - 2-4 April 2018

Event Details

  • Mon 2 Apr 2018, 12:00pm - Wed 4 Apr 2018, 5:00pm


Whitsunday Sail Training Camp

2 - 4 April 2018

Objectives of the Camp:
·  The goal of this camp is to improve your sailing skills and knowledge. The weekend will include boat set up, settings, boat handling & technique, and tactics & strategy. Teaching will be delivered through on shore briefings, on water coaching & practice, and on shore debriefings.

·  Mat Himsom will be the coach for this camp.

Whitsunday Sailing Club (Airlie Point, Airlie Beach QLD 4802)
2-4 April 2018
The cost of the camp will be $50 per boat per day.
Skill Level Required:
To attend this camp the participant must be sailing regularly at club level races.
The agenda for the camp will depend upon weather conditions and participants ability, but will typically involve:

  • Arrive at 8:30am [boat rigged and ready to go by 9:00am]
  • Morning session with boat set up information
  • On water session
  • Lunch break
  • On water session
  • Day Debrief
  • Completion approx 5:00pm


There is plenty of parking available at the club


Club/Venue: Ross Chisholm 07 4946 6138 or sailing@whitsundaysailingclub.com.au

Coach: Mat Himsom 0468 995 989

What to bring:

  • Your boat, sail and sailing equipment including a starting watch
  • Water bottles
  • Snacks (These can be carried in your own boat or on the coach boat.)
  • PFD
  • Hat, gloves, suitable footwear
  • Sunscreen


WSC has toilet and shower facilities for the participants. The club has a bistro upstairs for lunch, please ensure footwear is worn at all times while in the bistro.


No payments will be taken over the camp – If you have any quires regarding online payment, please contact Fergus at Australian Sailing. Email: fergus.gillanders@sailing.org.au or Ph: 3393 6788.  NOTE: To complete this process you will need to pay online.

To Register:  https://membership.sportstg.com/regoform.cgi?formID=75308&eventID=7326


Mon 2 Apr 2018, 12:00pm - Wed 4 Apr 2018, 5:00pm