If you haven’t already booked you kids sailing for this summer, make sure you don’t miss out! All of our Junior Sailing courses are designed with your child in mind and the focus is on having fun while learning to sail!
Our courses are run by qualified Instructors, are accredited to the national governing body for sailing, Irish Sailing, and are held in the safe waters around Howth and Ireland’s Eye.
- Healthy Lunch Provided with all courses
- 1 Instructor & 1 Assistant for every 6 kids in Cara na Mara and 8 kids in some of the older/more experienced courses!
- You do not need to have your own boat
- You do not need to be a member
From June to August we run a variety of levels suitable for all age groups and levels of experience. We also provide ‘Sailing with Languages’ (Spanish, French and German), suitable for your teenager who has had some previous exposure to sailing as well as at least one year of studying the language of choice.
We can keep your kids fit, healthy, happy and safe for the summer! So don’t loose out on a place, go online to https://questhowth.ie/juniors-sailing/ and get your application in to Quest Howth today. Quest Howth is the training brand for all Sailing and Powerboat training in the grounds of Howth Yacht Club.
For more information please contact Eimear or Ian at Quest Howth (Telephone 01 -8320602).
Harbourmater Harry McLoughlin outlined the strong relationship between the club and the harbour authority and he reinforced the case for the dredging, highlighting the impact on Howth Yacht Club. The imminent appointment of the consultants is a major first step in this process, the second will be the granting of the planning permission and necessary licensing required to complete this major project.
Highlighting Howth Yacht Club’s ongoing sailing achievements, the Taoiseach was introduced to Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove – HYC’s U23 World Champions in the 49er class and he also got to meet with some of the club’s young Optimist sailors. The Commodore and other Flag Officers with Committee Members took the delegation on a walk-through of the club premises and gave them a brief outline of the club’s marina operation, of which they were very impressed.
This Christmas make some real waves with a gift of a Powerboating Course for him or for her.
Not only will you be giving the gift of Adventure & Fun in Howth Yacht Club you will also be gifting the opportunity to achieve Nationally recognised Powerboat Certificates which opens up a world of opportunities!
Simply purchase Vouchers for the amount of the course at https://questhowth.ie/product/gift-voucher/.
For more information on the courses we offer go to https://questhowth.ie/powerboating/
- Introduction to Powerboating Course (1 Day) €125
- National Powerboat Certificate Course (2 Days) for €225
- Safety Boat Certificate Course for €200 per person.
This Christmas, why not give the gift of Sailing? We have the perfect Christmas Gift For Him and For Her. With Quest Howth you can give your friends and family members the opportunity to go sailing in Howth and beyond. We have opportunties for all ages and all levels. If you have never sailed or it has been 20 years since you last tried it, we can introduce any age to a whole new world of sailing fun in Howth Yacht Club. We have Try Sailing which is a €50 lesson which gives you the chance to try sailing, we supply all the gear and safety equipment. You do not have to be a member of Howth Yacht Club to enjoy sailing with Quest. If you enjoy your first outing, we can take you up the sailing levels and get you involved in regular sailing throughout the year. We also have Day Adventure Sailing, Discover Racing Courses and, for the more Adventurous, we have Kites & Wires Courses. Coming to Howth to Try Sailing could open up a whole new world of friends and adventure. If you need any help please phone Christina on 0872846145 who will be happy to help you with your order or can actually take your booking over the phone.
For more information on our Courses https://questhowth.ie/adults-sailing-courses/.
To Purchase our Gift Vouchers https://questhowth.ie/product/gift-voucher/
It has been a great winter so far and we were delighted the weather conditions were so good as to ensure our J80 Sports Boats got out for what is probably the last of our Corporate Sailing Days for 2018. Super fun was had by all during their few hours of training before coming into the warm bar to celebrate Ireland’s momentous defeat the of All Blacks!
There were smiles all round as some of our visitors got their first spin on one of our J80 Sports Boats yesterday as we joined in with Ray D’Arcy and RTE’s Join A Club Day. We got to talk to Ray live on air as well so there was a great buzz going!