Beginner-  learn to sail course for kids

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Summer Junior Sailing is a two week learn to sail session for complete beginner sailors ages 8 and up, 30 instructional hours by US Sailing certified instructors.

  • Basic sailing certification course includes Start Sailing Right manual from US Sailing.
  • Instruction on water safety, parts of the sailboat, marine knots and rigging, sail theory, points of sail, capsize techniques


Students must be able to swim without the aid of a floatable device in moving water. Able to put on life-jacket while treading water. Swim tests per US Sailing requirements are conducted on the first day of the session.

Price for a half-day two-week junior sailing session: 9AM-12 PM or 1-4 PM. Session dates:

Session 1: June 20- July 1

Session 2: July 4-15  *classes are held as usual on Independence Day, 4th of July

Session 3: July 18-29

Session 4: August 1-12