ADVANCED SAILING


AGES: 10 - 16

DATE: Multiple Sessions

TIME: 9 am - 12 pm | Monday - Friday

CLASS SIZE: 8

SUGGESTED PRICE: $245

INSTRUCTOR: Youth Sailing Staff

LOCATION: South Lake Union

PREREQUISITESIntermediate Sailing


Teen Sailors take the helm of CWB’s, marconi-rigged Lightning, gaff-rigged Beetle Cat, spritsail and lug-rigged sloops. Beginner and Intermediate Sailors learning to handle larger boats, while building confidence and teamwork. Sailors will learn:

  • Proper sail trim for two sails

  • Fun racing techniques

  • Current weather and land effects

  • Navigation and emergency procedures

Boat handling skills include steering with the sails, roll tacking, gybing, advanced upwind and downwind sailing.  Students who complete a Livery Check out at the end of class will be able to receive a Livery card enabling them to rent a boat! 

No Prerequisites

Grad School does not include a capsize drill. – Advanced sailing does not include a capsize drill.

SUMMER SESSIONS | MONDAY – FRIDAY 9AM – 12PM | $245

JULY 8-12, 2019
JULY 15-19, 2019
AUGUST 5-9, 2019
AUGUST 12-16, 2019
AUGUST 26-30, 2019

CWB is excited to be able to offer After Care from 4:00pm-5:30pm during summer camps.

  1. $15/day

  2. $60/week

Late-pick ups without pre-registration will be charged $7/15 minutes.

After registering for camp, REGISTER FOR AFTER CARE

This information may be outdated. Please call (206) 382-2628 or email youth@cwb.org for updates on open spots and waitlists.

REQUIREMENTS & WHAT TO EXPECT

A swim test is not required for CWB’s youth sailing programs. Lifejackets are required and provided for all participants. Grad School does not include a capsize drill.

Please note, this class is geared towards older kids aged 10-16.

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PAY WHAT YOU CAN

This program is eligible for a Pay-What-You-Can youth scholarship. To request a scholarship, please fill out our online Individual Request Form.