Sailors with disABILITIES

SWD Events scheduled for Wednesday 20 February 2019

Winds of Change - Sydney wk1

Time: Wed February 20, 10:00 am to Wed February 20, 1:00 pm

Passengers: 15
Crew: 6

WEEK 1 of 8 - The Winds of Change Youth Project opens a whole new world of challenge, skill development and discovery for young people who have disengaged from learning. By thinking beyond the paradigm of the classroom and didactic teaching, the Project offers a classroom of the future through the medium of sailing. THIS PROGRAM IS BY INVITATION ONLY TO CL1 OR ABOVE Boat call time 9:15 am at CYCA

Winds of Joy - Hobart - AM

Time: Wed February 20, 10:00 am to Wed February 20, 12:00 pm

Passengers: 15
Crew: 6

Sailors with disABILITIES offer a Winds of Joy Program which is designed to give children with disability and disadvantaged children and youth the opportunity to go sailing. Through our crew, SWD are able to provide positive role models, demonstrating that people with a disability do not have to be confined by it and creating optimism. This program is run entirely by volunteers and there is no cost to participants for this activity. Group bookings of minimum 10 with at least 8 with disability/special needs and a maximum of 3 wheelchairs including can be booked by school or community groups. To book this program please Sign Up on our website and login with your username and password. If you are one of our authorised crew members and would like to crew, please follow the steps as per above and add your name to the crew list. All crew should register their intention at least 2 weeks prior to their intended sail and be at the boat 1 hour prior to the sail time listed for boat call.

Winds of Joy - Hobart - PM

Time: Wed February 20, 12:30 pm to Wed February 20, 2:30 pm

Passengers: 15
Crew: 6

Sailors with disABILITIES offer a Winds of Joy Program which is designed to give children with disability and disadvantaged children and youth the opportunity to go sailing. Through our crew, SWD are able to provide positive role models, demonstrating that people with a disability do not have to be confined by it and creating optimism. This program is run entirely by volunteers and there is no cost to participants for this activity. Group bookings of minimum 10 with at least 8 with disability/special needs and a maximum of 3 wheelchairs including can be booked by school or community groups. To book this program please Sign Up on our website and login with your username and password. If you are one of our authorised crew members and would like to crew, please follow the steps as per above and add your name to the crew list. All crew should register their intention at least 2 weeks prior to their intended sail and be at the boat 1 hour prior to the sail time listed for boat call.

Twilight - Sydney

Time: Wed February 20, 5:30 pm to Wed February 20, 9:00 pm

Available to Crew Volunteers Only

Crew: 25

More than 100 yachts compete each week in the popular Wednesday Twilight Series (non spinnaker division) out of CYCA. This is a great opportunity to get involved with SWD's program. The emphasis is on fun, meeting other SWD members and volunteers and improving sailing skills. Boat call is at 4:30pm. The boat leaves at 5:30pm on the dot. The meeting place is usually berth C56 at the CYC. Please remember if you are crew to bring the requirements outlined in the SWD SOPS - knife, torch, electrical tape etc to enable you to participate. We ask that you bring your own liquid refreshment of choice for during and after the race. Register your attendance below � for any other details please contact our Twilight volunteer crew co-ordinator Renee Smith 0423 350 535.

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