Events

Bader Braves Sailability
SAILING DAY
Thursday 26th July 2018
Established 1982
DOUGLAS BADER FOUNDATION
Wecome to East Anglian Sailing Trust, Suffolk Yacht Harbour
EAST Waterside Community Centre, Levington, Ipswich IP10 0LN*

Morning arrival 10.00 am for
briefing and safety and boats ready
to launch between 10.30-11.00am
• Lunch provided in Club House
at 1.00pm
• Afternoon session 2.00-4.30pm
• We will be using our three Sonars.
The Sonar is a 7 metre, 23 feet,
one-design keelboat
• The Sonar showcased disabled
sailing at the 1996 Paralympic Games
• We will prioritise the BADER
BRAVE’s but you will all have a go!
• Each Sonar will be skippered by a RYA qualified skipper and will also have a competent crew
• We also have two shore duties to assist in the case of an emergency. They are on the water in our rib,
rigid inflatable safety boat
• On the day, the best clothes are trainers and casual wear. Please do remember that it is colder out on
water; do bring an anorak, a hat and gloves
• You will be kitted out with a lifejacket and, should it be necessary, we can also offer the use of
some waterproofs
• Facilities in the building include disabled toilets, changing facilities, a large room with tables
and chairs, adjoining kitchen where you can order lunch from menu provided by DBF
• All equipment, wet suits, spray tops, helmets and buoyancy aids are supplied

BOOK NOW
david.bickers@douglasbaderfoundation.com