Special Olympics Sailing Day at Docklands

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Sarah Millsom & Alison Weatherly won the Level 2 competition at the Special Olympics Nationals
Sarah Millsom & Alison Weatherly won the Level 2 competition at the Special Olympics Nationals
David Staley, Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Special Olympics Sailing Day at Docklands on September 15

Anyone with an intellectual disability is invited to come and try sailing at Docklands Yacht Club.

We encourage everyone to come and have a go - family and friends are welcome too.

When: Sunday 15th September 2013
Time: 11-4pm (anytime during this time, but best to get there early)
Where: Docklands Yacht Club
Shed 2, North Wharf Road,Docklands 3008
Cost: $20

BYO Lunch. There is a BBQ available. Bring a waterproof jacket and some warm clothes.

Sailing will be in Hansa boats. The Hansa boats are fun and safe. These easy to sail, small boats are ideal for people who haven’t sailed before. Most Special Olympic sailors will be accompanied by an experienced partner, but should you like the challenge there are two-person and solo divisions.

FOR REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Sarah Ogilvie: 0401 637 728 Email: sailability@yachtingvictoria.com.au
David Staley: 0428 514 058 Email: david_staley@bigpond.com

 

 

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