Welcome to the Seals Section of HISC Website
HISC SEALS is aimed at
getting the Under 10s happy and confident on and in the
We will plan fun games and
activities for you and your children to do together in the
Parental involvement is necessary,
please remember you are responsible for your children at all times
and life jackets must be worn.
Kayaks, boogie boards, Oppis, Teras,
etc... all watercraft welcome!
SEAL events are about fun and
getting on the water and not about racing or training (other youth
groups cover this), and novices are actively encouraged to join
Future diary dates are:
We will add more dates if the
weather and tide is right and it just seems to good to miss! An
email will go out through the HISC Yahoo Group and a SEAL Facebook
Group (http://bit.ly/9GWF2y) promoting a forthcoming
Join the SEAL Facebook Group http://bit.ly/9GWF2y for the latest dates and
photos of recent events
What's in the Plan for this year?
All the old favourites:
Sailing around buoys
Lots of awards and spot prizes for
great new things done by your children. Eg, first time in a boat,
first time on the helm, or even first tack!
Mini treasure hunts.
10 minute Oppi lessons
HISC boats borrow:
This year we will have some HISC
boats available to borrow (free) during the Seals allocated time,
these will include Oppis, Tera and Fevas.
HISC seals is run by
volunteers so please do help out where you can! Parents remain
responsible for their children at all times, and life jackets are
mandatory. Where possible, a safety boat may be on hand to assist,
but this is not guaranteed. HISC Crew and volunteers running these
fun events take no responsibility for participants'