Teaching a Life-Long Love of Sailing & Paddling 


 


2014 Program Information

At Toronto Sailing & Canoe Club we offer Toronto's Best Learn-to-Sail and Paddle programs for youth ages 7 to 17 Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm starting July 2 to August 22. The Wet Feet and the Canoe program is available in one week blocks. CANSail 1 & 2 is available in both one and two week blocks, CANSail 3 & 4 is available in two week blocks. The Optimist Race Team program is available in one month blocks. The Development and Laser Race Team program is available in one and two month blocks.  

We offer an Early Drop Off program starting at 7:30am and Late Pick Up until 5:30pm.

Club membership is not required to enrol in our programs.

Toronto Sailing & Canoe Club is able to help the whole family learn to sail in a friendly family-oriented atmosphere.


For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 647 242 4856.

For program availability or to register click above where is says Availability and Registration and select the appropriate program, it will show the programs and various available dates. the number shown inside each box is the number of spaces left in each session. Payment is made on line by Visa or MasterCard credit card.


Summer Programs

 

 


Wet Feet Program

The Wet Feet program is designed for children 7 to 9 years old, no sailing experience is required to enroll. We introduce your children to sailing in a fun and safe environment in our sheltered, protected harbour. The program begins with two children per boat and work towards sailing a boat themselves. The course includes an introduction to sailing and boat handling skills. Our trained and certified instructors are chosen for their exceptional skills working with children. The program builds friendships, confidence and self-esteem. The Wet Feet program is available in one week blocks.

 

Canoe Program 

The Canoe program is designed for children 9 to 13 years old. The focus of this program is learning basic canoeing skills. Students also participate in cooperative games and activities. The Canoe program is available in one week blocks.

Wet Feet & Canoe Program Cost: $275.00 per week 

$200.00 July 2 to 4 - three day program 

$240.00 August 5 to 8 - four day program

Wet Feet & Canoe Program Schedule

Session 1: July 2 - 4 - Note: three day program July 1 holiday
Session 2: July 7 - 11
Session 3: July 14 - 18
Session 4: July 21 - 25

Session 5: July 28 - Aug 2
Session 6: Aug 5 - 8 - four day program Aug 4 holiday
Session 7: Aug 11 -15
Session 8: Aug 18 - 22


CanSail 1 & 2 

The CanSail 1 & 2 programs have replaced White Sail I II III courses, students who have completed White Sail II will move into the new CanSail 2 level this season. The CanSail 1 & 2 course is offer in one and two week sessions. CanSail 1 & 2  are designed for youth from 10 to 17 years old, no sailing experience is required to enroll in this program. Students are divided into appropriate age and skill level groups within the program. The curriculum is based on Canadian Yachting Association standards and students have the opportunity to earn nationally recognized certificates for each level by demonstrating skills learned in the program. The CANSail 1 & 2 program is available in both one and two week blocks.

Two Week Sessions

Session 1: July 2 - 11 - eight day program

Session 2: July 14 to 25 - ten day program

Session 3: July 28 to Aug 8 - nine day program

Session 4: Aug 11 to 22 - ten day program

Cost:

$440.00 for eight days

$550.00 for ten days

$$495.00 for nine days

HST Included

 

One Week Sessions

Session 1: July 2 - 4 - Note: three day program July 1 holiday

Session 2: July 7 - 11

Session 3: July 14 - 18

Session 4: July 21 - 25

Session 5: July 28 - Aug 2

Session 6: Aug 5 - 8 - four day program Aug 4 holiday

Session 7: Aug 11 -15

Session 8: Aug 18 - 22

Cost: $275.00 per week 

$200.00 July 2 to 4 - three day program 

$250.00 August 5 to 8 - four day program

 

 

 

 

CanSail 3 & 4

The CanSail 3 & 4 programs formerly called Bronze Sail IV & V are designed for youth from 10 to 17 years old who have completed their CanSail 2 or White Sail III level. Students learn advanced sailing skills and an introduction to racing in our fleet of 420's in two week sessions..

CanSail 1, 2, 3 & 4 Two Week Schedule and Cost 

Session 1: July 2 to 11 - eight day program
Session 2: July 14 to 25 - ten day program
Session 3: July 28 to Aug 8 - nine day program Aug 4 holiday
Session 4: Aug 11 to 22 - ten day program

Cost:

$440.00 for eight days

$550.00 for ten days

$495.00 for nine days 

HST Included


Optimist Racing Program

The Optimist Racing program is designed for youth from 10 to 15 years old who have achieved White Sail III or CanSail 2 level. Included in the program cost is the use of a Vanguard Racing Class Optimist dinghy. Students learn racing rules and tactics while advancing their racing and sailing skills. Sessions are one month each and include a minimum of one regatta per month .

Cost:

July 2 to 25 - $975.00

July 29 to Aug 22 - $975.00

HST Included

 

 

 
Laser Race Team

The race team is for sailors aged 14-18 currently working towards achieving their CanSail 5 or 6 level, students are encouraged to bring their own Laser. This
team will be traveling to regattas throughout the summer.

A high level of parental involvement is key to the success of the Race Team program. Parents chaperone at events, provide transportation for athletes and boats to and from regattas. Regatta expenses are not included in the program fee and include accommodation, transportation, regatta fees, food and any other personal expenses

Bring your own boat cost:

July 2 to 25 - $875.00

July 28 to Aug 22 - $875.00

July 2 to Aug 22 - Bring your own boat - $1650.00

HST Included

420 Development Race Team

 The new 420 Development Race Team is for students who have achieved their CANSail 4 level and want to achieve CANSail 5 sailing a club 420. Students participating in the 420 Development Race Team will compete in one local regatta per month. Parents may be asked to provide transportation for athletes and boats to and from these local regattas. Regatta expenses are not included in the program fee, parents pay regatta fees, food and any other personal expenses.

 

Cost:

July 2 to 25 - $1,100.00

 

July 28 to Aug 22 - $1,100.00

 

July 2 to Aug 22 - $2,100.00

 

HST Included



For sailing school inquiries, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 647 242 4856