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Learn to Sail with us this summer

7th August 2017 @ 10:00 am - 25th August 2017 @ 10:00 pm


Ullswater Sailing School, which is part of award-winning Ullswater Yacht Club, is holding a series of special Royal Yachting Association courses for all ages over three weeks in August from August 7 – August 25. Learn to sail under the friendly expert guidance of a qualified RYA Sailing Instructor. Choose a three-day basic Level 1 course or come for five days and take Level 1 and the next step, Level 2.
There will be two groups for all courses, children (aged up to 16) and adults. All equipment, clothing, buoyancy aids and helmets will be provided and the Sailing School has a superb fleet of boats to suit all ages and levels of experience. The club is on the eastern shore of the lake around three miles from Pooley Bridge. It has stunning views of the lake, excellent changing facilities and ample parking.
To find out more and to book, contact Sailing Development Officer Edmund Clarke, tel 07826 382612, email


7th August 2017 @ 10:00 am
25th August 2017 @ 10:00 pm
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Ullswater Yacht Club
Howtown Road, Pooley Bridge
Penrith, CA10 2NA
07900 855 812
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Edmund Clarke
07900 855 812
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