The Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club is taking bookings for its 2014 Adult Winter Sailing Programme in March.

The programme is designed to ‘teach independence, self-confidence, respect, boating safety, sportsmanship and sailing skills in a fun environment’.

Learning on J24s, there are Saturday and Sunday group sessions on the following dates: 1/2; 8/9; 15/16 and 22/23.

Four lessons cost $300 for members, $350 for non-members, while eight costs $570 or $665 for non-members. For more details call 236-3077 or email