Is it still necessary to present it? Its hull shape and external appearance make it particularly recognizable, but still take the time to read what you think about it…
While it is possible to start in a duo for the youngest and most novice sailors, it is normally a slower solo sailor than the NC 10.5 catamaran corresponding to a public of the same age group, but also less stable, it is more technical and requires more concentration.
A little less daring in the waves, the Optimist remains a rather demanding reference in terms of learning. It is also a smaller support allowing greater independence, particularly accessible in light weather. Some people even use it in ski resorts!
Don’t forget to equip yourself with it:
– A swimming costume
– A pair of shoes to go in the sea water
– A windbreaker
– Cap and sun cream
– Glasses and lanyard
Free combination loan.
From 6 to 11 years old.