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Spain, Tenerife

Dinghy Sailing Basics Tenerife

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Dinghy Sailing Basics Tenerife

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Starts at: Thursday 09:00

Ends at: Sunday 16:00

Experienced instructors

Sailing in sunny Tenerife

Qualify for Sailing Certificate 1

La description

Age: 18+

Week: 25, 26, 27

Duration: 4 days


No prerequisites, this is a basic course. However, participants must be able to swim 200 meters in open water.


Tenerife, Spain


Course book « The basics of sailing » included


The instructors are Swedish and English speaking.


You learn to sail with dinghies, the foundation of all sailing. We learn basics in navigation, give-way, rigging, etc.

– Basics of sailing, sailing in different directions
– Basics of sailing, go higher and lower
– Basics of sailing, tacks and gybes, windeye
– Winds, wind forces, read winds
– Read weather, interpret a forecast
– Terms of sailing
– Seafare and safety, man-over-board (man-over-board not on dinghy courses)
– Knots
– Throw ropes
– Give-way rules
– Rigging
– Sail care
– Navigation light
– Boat handling, maneuvering and docking, anchorage (anchorage not dinghy)
– Trim of the boat and sail, the bow of the sail, cunningham, outhaul, kick, rigging tension, balance in the boat
– Practice in sailing. For dinghy courses we practice capsizing

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What does the course entail?

  • Sailing in sunny Tenerife, Spain’s most beautiful island
  • Theoretical support is provided on board
  • We are back in the harbor every evening
  • After we arrive, together we get the board ready for the next day
  • No evening program
  • We sail on 4 consecutive days from 9 am to 4 pm

Please bring

  • Sufficient warm and waterproof clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimwear
  • Lunch


  • Materials and boat
  • Instructor
  • Documentation
  • Snacks

Niet inbegrepen

  • Lunch
  • Accommodation