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First Sail Sunday

  • 2 hour sailing experience for anyone; how to get started for beginners; an introduction to sailing in a casual setting. 3 people per boat(Weekdays available by request.)
  • Costs is $45 - adults except on certain dates when ages 8 and above can attend
  • Dates: 1st Sunday of the month at 3pm May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2

Discover Sailing

  • All day class, solid foundation of sailing knowledge with time on the boat and lunch, using variety of boats, using "Start Sailing Right" and "Little Red Certification Book"
  • Cost is $50 ages 12 and above with parent or 14 and above without
  • Dates: August 27 (28 rain date)

Women/Everyone on the Water (WOW/EOW)

  • WOW Woman on the Water in June and August
  • EOW Everyone on the Water in July
  • 4 week sessions every Tuesday evening from 6-8pm. Low pressure and social, chalk talk, sail and debrief with instructors using "Start Sailing Right"
  • Cost is $160 for 4 sessions adults only
  • Dates: Tuesdays from 6-8pm - WOW in June and August, EOW in July

Second Level Sail

  • Second Sail is the next step after Discover Sailing or WOW/EOW. Learn more about maximizing performance of a sailboat. Brings your sailing skills to the next level. 3 people to a boat. This is for anyone looking to take their racing to the next level. Will cover boat performance, starting, tactics, strategy during a LNYC Thursday Night Series race. Clinics on Start Line, Racing tactics and sail trim for performance
  • Cost is $200 for 4 sessions adults only
  • Dates: September, Tuesdays from 6-8pm Racing 101
  • Dates: Watch for dates this summer

Cruising, Bareboat and Blue Water Seminars

  • Learn from our LNYC captains and plan your own adventure.We will hold seminars led by LNYC members on the following topics: Chartering, Provisioning, Itinerary and Safety.
  • No Cost appetizers and drinks
  • Dates:April 1st, June 11th, August, October

Private Lessons

  • We will help connect you with the right instructor to enhance your sailing skills. Whether you're a first year sailor, need helping docking your keelboat or need fine-tuning your racing skills we will tailor the instructor to your needs.
  • Dates: As needed determined by instructor and student

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Last updated 8:20pm on 7 May 2022

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