Sunday 21st July started as a cloudy day for Ladies Day 2 with us all hoping for a break in the cloud to see the sunshine. With 3 full boats eight ladies joined instructors Kath, Phil and Marc for a day of confidence building ashore and afloat activities.
Saturday 6th July dawned bright at a balmy 20 degrees – with blue sky’s it was perfect weather for our RYA Active Marina Ladies Day.
Eight brave ladies (Yvonne, Caroline, Susan, Sue, Susanna, Pamela, Ann & Gwenllian) from Portishead Quays Marina had signed up for an exciting and exhilarating day afloat with our expert instructors – Kath, Jake and Hannah.
An introduction to weather for all yachtsmen and women. This 3 hour session will cover weather sources, where our weather comes from, understanding the inshore waters and shipping forecast and an introduction to synoptic charts. We will also review the wide range of on-line weather sources and provide some recommendations on great weather apps for your smart phones/tablets. We have a special offer on if you buy one you get one half price – Just £15 for 2 students!
A 3 hour workshop introducing students to charts and chartwork and basic tidal theory for Portishead Quays Marina Berth Holders. This session can either be an introduction to new topics or a useful refresher for those with some existing knowledge. Minimum age 12 – No maximum age! Click here to book your place for just £20 a head.
New and exciting workshops and social activities planned for 2015 in support of our RYA Active Marina Programme in partnership with Portishead Quays Marina.