S.A.I.L. forKICKS

S.A.I.L FOR KICKS ACADEMIC AND LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

Objective:

To inspire youth in at risk communities to be inspired through a sailing and leadership program to explore community groups outside their typical settings. Assist Broad Reach Foundation for Youth Leaders to achieve its goals through sail training and leadership programs with various community partners to build leadership skills, instill confidence, capacity build, through achieving skills to complete the Lake Ontario 300 regatta in July 2013, and beyond to complete the Newport Bermuda Sailing Race in 2014.

Increasing sail theory and practical cruising and race experience, in conjunction with increasing levels of leadership training will allow participants to appreciate successfully completing very demanding, yet exciting sailing regattas, and instill confidence and leadership skills to enable positive and successful academic, work, and life experiences.

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​Program Duration

Fall 2012
8 weeks, October-November 2012
Weekly program
4 hours weekly
Basic Cruising Theory, leading toward certification
Leadership Program

Winter 2013
8 Weeks, mid-February-mid-April
Weekly program
4 hours weekly
Coastal Navigation Certification + First Aid Certification
Leadership Program

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