In English

Wave breakers at sailing camp

Wave breakers at sailing camp is a story book that’s one of a kind. This book helps kids (6-12 yrs) learn the basics of the dinghy sailing. Even the kids who have never being at the sea before, gets the idea of how does sailboat move and gets excited. The story is divided into five educational parts that will teach the basics of Optimist Dinghy sailing.

This book inspires kids for learning the basics of sailing very easily and to try sailing – together with the Wave Breakers!

This is positively written story of six kids who meet each other at the sailing camp. This book covers Finnish Sailing and Boating’s recommended basics of dinghy sailing. As far as I know, RYA’s basics are the same.

This book is already translated to English!

With this book our target is introduce every children the basics of sailing as well as practice reading skills of every children here in Finland.

In co-operation with Finnish Marine Industries Federation Finnboat, Finnish Class teachers Association and Finnish Principals Association. 

With recommendation of the Finnish National Agency for Education – EDICATION Finland

Three purposes of the book

This book is used by clubs to support the teaching of sailing courses and as a textbook in primary schools. This book will entertain children in passenger boats and inspire them to learn how to sail.

WHY NOT GROW UP A NEW RESPONSIBLE GENERATION OF BOATERS INTO YOUR COUNTRY TOO?

The great idea for all countries is our new kind of co-operation between the elementary schools and the sailing clubs. We have started to sponsor this this book to every elementary school here in Finland.

Contact info

If you are interested in having this book into your country too, please contact me directly by mail:

lissu (at) vaahtopaat.fi

phone: + 358 50 563 8372