Albert Sailing Club has a range of activities on Albert Park Lake for juniors aged 8 to 17 years, with all levels of experience catered for.
Learn to sail programs. Next commences October 2019 with dates To Be Confirmed . The club provides boats, equipment and Instructors. Dates and details for ASC programs in Learn to Sail Option for Albert Park Boatshed Tackers program for ASC juniors at a discount.
School holiday Junior programs most school holiday periods.
Next being planned for September. For ASC juniors members or temporary members who have completed a Learn to Sail or Tackers 2 and/or 3 training course. Further information and Registration to be published Upcoming Events section of https://albertsailingclub.wildapricot.org/
"Green Fleet" sailing for juniors 8 to 12 years is programmed for 1 - 4pm on Saturdays for school terms 1, 2, and 4. The program is mainly non-competitive and is directed at enjoying sailing and developing skills beyond Learn to Sail level. Most participants use a club training boat or use their own Optimist or Minnow class boat. Instructor lead program. For Term 3 of 2019, program is to sail in junior Green Fleet division of saturday club races, with starts from approximately 2.10pm.
Optimist Class Association training at ASC on sunday afternoons from 21 July to end August 2019. Details will be published on Victorian Optimist Association (VIODA) and ASC website in mid June 2019 .
Saturday afternoon club racing most Saturdays of the year with separate division starts for junior classes. Entrants in club races generally have their own boat. There may be an opportunity for members to sail a club training boat in a 'try out' phase of club racing.
Monthly Club social sailing day held on last sunday of most months in the Spring/Summer/Autumn months. Opportunities for juniors and adults to try sailing in a club boat under supervision of an Instructor or experienced club member.
Enquiries can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. or speak to an experienced club member at the club on a Saturday morning.
* ASC has annual Junior membership and family membership option for those wanting to participate in ASC training programs.
Winter junior Associate membership for members of other sailing clubs is available for participation in club racing program and Class Association programs hosted by ASC in period May to September.