The boats used are:
Optimist: it is a small dinghy, universally recognized as boat school for children, on which students will learn the fundamentals of the sport of sailing.
Velic: it is a latest generation spacious boat, regularly used as “boat school”. It is particularly safe and suitable for the transport of children.
During the outings at sea there will always be an Instructor on board with whom the students will be able to learn how to steer a boat with demonstrations and assistance from the instructor.
Vaurien: it is a boat with a mobile drift particularly popular for its great maneuverability and stability during maneuvers.
On this boat the student will be able to learn more about the various riggings at different speeds with the help of the instructor.
Means of assistance: during the outings at sea there will always be assistance dinghies, with an instructor on board.
Clothing and Equipment
During the outings at sea the students will be equipped with mandatory life jacket, supplied by the sailing school;
For the outings at sea we suggest to have rubber shoes, shorts, lycra/cotton t-shirt, hat and K-way;
we also suggest to bring a beach towels, a change of clothes to return home and a bottle of water.
FYI, we inform you that rubber shoes, K-way and lycra t-shirt, or other sailing clothing, can also be purchased in DECHATLON stores in Livorno or Pisa.