Prerequisite: Completion of CANSail 3, Bronze IV or equivalent skills.

Learn how to go fast, fly a hull and hang out on the wire!

So you've got your CANSail 3 (or equivalent), you've learned to handle a boat in higher winds and without a rudder - now it's time to put those skills to use! We've got just the thing for you - catamarans! They've got a little more leg room and a lot more speed.

Our fleet of (high performance) catamarans currently consists of three Hobie 16's and one Nacra 500.

You must have CANSail 3, Bronze IV, or equivalent status in order to participate.

Topics will include:

  • Rigging & Launching
  • Basic Tacking & Gybing
  • Trapezing
  • Man overboard
  • Capsize Recovery

If you are interested in catamaran class, please email membership@westwoodsailing.ca.