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Friday 30th June


East Down Yacht Club, Comber Road, Downpatrick, BT30 9QZ


19:00 - 21:30



First 3 weeks are free then you must become a member of EDYC to continue with this exciting programme

Key Points

  • Sail with an experienced sailor
  • All welcome including beginners
  • First 3 sessions are free
  • Minimum age 8

About The Event

The always popular Friday night dinghy training sessions are back with a new name - Dinghy Duck! This little duck has been in hibernation all winter but is keen to get back on the water with a few of his mates, why don't you join him? Dinghy training for every age and with ability ranging from beginners (not complete novices) to experienced. Every Friday evening at 7pm in May and June, all are welcome. After attending 3 sessions, participants must become a member of EDYC to continue with the training.

Arrive on the day at 7pm for a briefing, buoyancy aids will be provided, it will then be time to rig the boats before heading straight out onto the water.  

Dinghy Ducks Sailing Programme

Contact Details / Booking Information

Book by contacting -

Event Organiser

East Down Yacht Club

What's Included

All equipment and expert instruction  

What to Bring

Old trainers you don’t mind getting wet, wetsuit if you have one, change of clothes/towel and shower gear. A warm hat


8-80 years

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