16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700
  

       

16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700

Private Training Sessions and Coaching Information

If you have completed a Sail Training Course and want to brush up on your skills, further build your confidence or just want to get on the water, why not come down for one of our private training sessions.

We offer both Instructing and Coaching Services.

Keep your skills sharp without committing to a full program, and get out on beautiful Pittwater when it suits you best. These sessions are ideal for people who are short on time but still love sailing! Our prices are all inclusive of boat usage and Australian Sailing Qualified Instructor or Coached skilled in your specific boat/Class.

What Session Should I Enrol in?

Keelboat Training

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Keelboat (Elliott 7) Training Sessions

Keelboat training sessions are less formal than a course and have no predefined syllabus. You have more freedom to practice what you choose and when you like. Great for team or crew practise. 

These sessions utilise the Club's Elliott 7s. 

There is space on board for upto to 4 participants plus an Instrucutor.
Private Keelboat Lesson's are priced at $120 per hour (per boat) for Members and $160 for non-members, with a minimum session time of 2 hours, however we recommend 3 hours as a more efficient use of time.

Session Type   Price p/h
Hourly Min 2hrs   $ 120 | $ 160

Contact the Sailing office on 9998 3771 or email sailtraining@rpayc.com.au for more information or to book your next session in.

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Coaching Service

Could a professional hand help answer some of your questions or uncertainties whilst Club racing?

Need some professional advice on procedure or using a new boat? Unsure about your tactics or procedures? Then maybe one of our friendly and experienced coaches can help you.

New to Sailing or Bought a new Boat, Private Coaching is for you.

The Club provides this service to Members to help stimulate participation in Club racing. 

Our Instructors are Australian Sailing Qualified, fully insured and have vast knowledge and experience, especialy sailing on Pittwater.

Session Type   Prices
  Hourly   $ 100
  Half day (4 hrs)   $ 340
  Full Day (8 hrs)   $ 650

Contact the Sailing office on 9998 3771 or email sailtraining@rpayc.com.au for more information or to book your next session in.

Dinghy Sessions

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Dinghy OTB Training Sessions

If you can not find an RPAYC Training Course that specifically suits your needs, why not create your own program with the guideness of a Instructor (in a RHIB).  

We can provide a flexible training programs designed specifically for you. Member and non Member prices. 

Whether you want to train on one of the RPAYC club-owned vessels (Optimist, Pacer, wndsurfer), or advance your skills in your own boat, whether you wish to train with others or just one-on-one, the choice is up to you.  
 

Session Type   Price p/h
Singhy Handed Hourly $ 60 | $ 100
Double Handed Hourly $ 70 | $ 110

  Enquiry Form   |   Frequently Asked Questions

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Coaching Service

Need some professional advice on procedure a new boat? Unsure about your tactics or procedures? Then maybe one of our friendly and experienced thirdparty coaches can help you.

We are luckly to have a number of experienced Classed Coaches involved with the Club Centreboard Classes.

The Clubdoes not run these services itself but can put you in contact with a range of Coaches who can assist you.

Contact the Sailing office on 9998 3771 or email sailtraining@rpayc.com.au for more information.

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About RPAYC

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC is a yacht racing and sailing club based on Pittwater.

The yacht club offers year round inshore and offshore racing, cruising, centreboard dinghy racing, sail training and courses plus has a large marina accommodating up to 352 vessels.

There is also a modern boatyard with comprehensive marine services to help maintain your vessel.

Membership, including family membership is now available.

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