Summer Beginner Junior Sailing

Enroll in Summer Beginner Junior Sailing

Dive into the fundamentals of sailing this summer with our Summer Beginner Junior Sailing program. Designed specifically for young enthusiasts aged 8 to 12, this program is the perfect introduction to the world of sailing. Participants will learn the basics of boat handling, safety, and maritime communication in a fun, supportive environment, setting the foundation for a lifelong appreciation of this exhilarating sport.

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 dinghy (Small Boat) sailing course per US Sailing and International Standards.
  • 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.

Half-day two-week junior sailing session, choose 9AM-12 PM or 1-4 PM. 

Session dates:

Session 1: June 17- June 28

Session 2: July 1-July 12  *session held on Independence Day, 4th of July

Session 3: July 15-July 26

Session 4: July 29- August 9

August One Week Intensive Sessions:

August Intensive I: August 12- August 16

August Intensive II: August 19- August 23

August Intensive III: August 26- August 30

Completed waiver is required to confirm registration. Please choose Adult and # of Minors: 


$675 for two week half day session. Sibling discount $45 off on second registration

Enroll in Summer Beginner Junior Sailing