Classes – Youth Learn to Sail

The mission of Junior Learn to Sail is to provide high quality boating safety programs for the community through education, recreation and competition. Learn to Sail develops the love of sailing in young people by making boats, time and expertise available with adequate financial support, while teaching proper boat handling, good sportsmanship, and encouraging innovation in all aspects of sailing.

  • Sailors need to be 8 to 18 years old and able to swim
  • Novice (Never Sailed Before)
  • Beginner (I can rig my own boat)
  • Intermediate-1 (I’m ready to sail)
  • Intermediate-2 (I’m ready to sail an FJ)
  • All classes are from 9 AM-4 PM (Bring Your Lunch) Monday classes are mandatory for Novice sailors

What do I need to bring

  • Swim Suit, Beach Towel, Bottled Drinking Water, Sun Block
  • Hat, Sunglasses with leash
  • Bring a Lunch, Snack, Dry Set of Clothes, Water Shoes w/heel straps (Bare feet are not permitted) If you have your own life jacket you are welcome to bring them (please label) otherwise SSC will provide a life jacket

Boating Activities may include any of the following

  • Swimming, Paddling, Classroom and Land Based Activities. All participants will be required to pass a basic swim test
  • Everyone is required to wear a Life Jacket (PFD – Personal Floatation Device) at all times when on the water, in boats or on the docks

For more information contact the SSC office at 209-951-5600