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Dinghy Instructor

This page contains a variety of dinghy Instructor resources and learn to sail video tutorials for dinghy Instructors.  Please click on a link below to open that dinghy Instructor resource in a new window.

Racing Rules of Sailing

2017 to 2020 Rule book

Play the rules game

Instructor Guides

RYA running practicle sessions

Basic sailing rules explained

RYA improver cards

RYA racing cards

Templates & Worksheets

Lesson plan template

Parts of the boat template

Activities Ashore

Tackers classroom activity sheet

Basic knots - video tutorials

Sailing Related Games

RYA games for no wind & foul weather days

RYA games for both wind & no wind days

Learn to sail the fun way

Nautical Games

 

Learn to Sail Video Tutorials

Tack Centre Main - RYA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mmvRCP4qMo

Tack Aft Main - RYA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbkzO8QegP0

Gybe Centre Main - RYA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zevcNUuzzo8

Gybe Aft Main - RYA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vc1vL2f4hYo

Asymmetric spinnaker rigging

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYLK6TdM0Qo

Asymmetric spinnaker hoist

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8NRskb4wTk

Aysmmetric spinnaker drop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gOt_sUNZ6Ak

Upwind sailing tips by Sarah Ayton & Saskia Clark

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyTDWvneuD4

Windward mark rounding tips by Paul Goodison

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iaGvyqGEEI

Downwind and gybing tips by Paul Goodison

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UblE7i2iRHM

Tight circles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8pOTv-E4dE

Man over board - with Olympic Medalist, Shirley Robertson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGZrK3tVCFk

Basic aerodynamic theory

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=md4EMGMolms