Sailing and Kayaking

Sailing

THE COLL SAILING CLUB

The following dinghies are available for use:

  • 6 Topaz Taz – suitable for 2 children or 1 adult with or without a child.
  • 2 Topaz Magno – suitable for 3 adults and various combinations of children.

Our season runs from April to October, weather permitting, and we have 2 sessions per week. They are Saturday afternoon at 3.00pm and Monday afternoon at 3.30pm, but please check the notice board on the side of the boat trailer for any changes beforehand. Evening sessions for adults can be arranged.
Rescue boat cover is provided with fully qualified drivers. Buoyancy aids and safety helmets are also provided. Sailors are recommended to wear full wet suits.

Times of sessions are on the notice board attached to one of the club’s trailers at the old pier. Sailing limits and cancellation due to weather is at the discretion of the rescue boat drivers.

All persons on Coll Sailing Club boats must be a member for insurance purposes; details of types of membership available are listed below.

Membership’s open to all

Full Adult – £25 per season
Family – £40 per season
Junior – £15 per season
Temporary – £5 per day
Instruction is available as are taster sails for adults and children alike during most sessions. People are welcome to attend any session.

KAYAKING ON COLL

The bay in Arinagour is a good place to start kayaking as it is generally very sheltered.