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Optimist (Full Course)

For ages 7 to 15 years old

  • 3 hr
  • Waterfront Road

Service Description

The Optimist, a.k.a. the "opti, is a small single-handed sailing dinghy intended for use by children up to age of 15. Young sailors learning to sail typically starts with an opti. It is safe, stable and easy to rig. It is not only the most popular sailboat, but also the largest sailing class in the world and is part of the Olympics and the SEA Games. Here in the Philippines, not only do Subic Sailing Club offer classes to young kids to be sailors that may compete around the world and represent the Philippines or other countries, but Subic Sailing club also organizes regattas where these sailors can compete in. The Optimist course is aimed at children aged 7 to 17 learning how to sail for the first time. Students will learn the basics of sailing and sail their boats individually after the course. Eight (8) guided sailing sessions for two (2) days at two (2) sessions per day. Each session is for three (3) hours for a total of 24 hours for the entire course. The course is good for one (1) person. Full Course Rate: Php 18,000 Booking guide: Upon booking, please select the preferred schedule of your first session. The succeeding schedules and payment details will be coordinated by our staff via email together with some important reminders prior to your session. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on the water! For more information, please feel free to email us at TERMS & CONDITIONS • THE PROGRAM SCHEDULE WILL BE COORDINATED WITH THE COACH AND IS SUBJECT TO THE AVAILABILITY AND WEATHER • TRAINING WILL BE CONDUCTED AT THE LIGHTHOUSE MARINA RESORT IN SUBIC BAY FREEPORT ZONE UNLESS NEW AREA HAS BEEN AGREED UPON • CLIENTS PARTICIPATE IN ANY ACTIVITY AT THEIR OWN RISK. • STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BE ABLE TO SWIM AT LEAST 50 METERS WITH PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICE TO BE ABLE TO QUALIFY FOR THE SAILING PROGRAM. • THE STUDENT SHALL PAY FOR BREAKAGE, LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE. • NO LIABILITY IS ACCEPTED FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PERSONAL BELONGINGS • 50% DOWNPAYMENT IS REQUIRED UPON BOOKING VIA BANK DEPOSIT OR ONLINE PAYMENT (IF AVAILABLE). FINAL PAYMENT DURING FIRST SESSION. • NO CANCELLATION POLICY. RE-BOOKING WILL DEPEND ON BOAT AVAILABILITY. • CLIENTS SHOULD BE AT THE LIGHTHOUSE MARINA RESORT BEACH AREA 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO SCHEDULED TIME. SAILING TIME WILL BE STRICTLY FOLLOWED.

Cancellation Policy

• 4 days prior - Full Refund • 3 days prior - 75% • 2 days prior - 50% • less than 2 days - Non-refundable

Contact Details

  • Block 4, Lot 1, Moonbay Marina Complex, Central Business, Waterfront Rd, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, 2222 Zambales, Philippines

    + 63 917 5366349

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