About the project

The Pittwater Youth Development Program is designed to help develop and enhance student sailing skills, as well as providing a pathway for youth sailors between 13-17 years old for National and International events. Our commitment to youth sail training has seen students go onto sail on the National and World stage.

Developing advanced Skiff & keelboat boat handling skills including the dynamics of both asymmetrical and symmetrical spinnakers.

  • Adavnced sail trim. 
  • Understanding and putting into play the Racing Rules of Sailing and Match Racing tactics.
  • Physical fitness sessions and nutritional goals.
  • Creating a knowledge base for youth sailors in boat ownership and maintenance.
  • Campaign planning. 
  • Competition in the Skiff , One Design & Sports Boat Regatta's.
  • Competition in winter Centreboard racing.
  • Involvement in all club activities ranging from Race Management,
  • Competition in home and away selection regatta's.

Through our fundraising partnership with the Australian Sports Foundation, donations of $2 or more to this campaign are tax deductible. So please show your support by donating today!


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