Take on Sailing = New Year's Resolution 

Gift Certificates Available

We are open.
Masks required. 
Must be certified to ASA 103 or higher, get the salt water BoatUS ins card & a CA boater's card.  Must have a 1st Mate aboard to rent boats.
New rates in 2021.
Still affordable! Change due to decreased class size and increased boat size to address C19 concerns for all. 
Sailing Heals!   Need time outside in fresh clean air? Get certified to sail.

Offshore Tales -

Sailing SD to SF Mason 43

Deliverying Rory and Mae's new Boat

Follow their trip live: TAIKO is using the SPOT service FINDMESPOT to track where the trip from San Diego to SF, and you've been granted special access to that information. Follow the link below to see where we are:

Captain Rory MacLysaght, Captain Tom Abbott, Kevin Dundon (106 grad) with Maeve, Rory's daughter. For stories: Go to the Blog for the updates from Tom Abbott.

Afterguard & Sars-Covid 19:

Sailing is the perfect social distancing sport/lifestyle with fresh air and outdoor exercise that you can share with family or those close to you. You can also purchase sailing lesson packages, save on classes, and take them over a timeframe that fits your schedule. Custom schedules available. For package pricing and custom schedules, call the office to get the most for your $$. I.E. Veteran's save 10% extra on ASA 101 courses to get a great start in sailing.


 Each boat is cleaned between uses. For everyone's safety, Afterguard will have an easy 'no-questions-asked' reschedule policy for ANY illness. or worry about possible exposure you've had during this C19 crisis. 


Happening now!

Beginning to develop on-line courses and video learning options while we are waiting for the the C-19 to run its course.  Mate-T is helping of course.

Helpful Links

ASA Certification Faclity

Main Base:

1285 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606

Phone: (510) 535-1954

Email: info@afterguard.net

Satellite Base:

1 Clipper Cove Way
Harbormaster Gate
San Francisco, CA 94130

Afterguard Sailing Academy

Hours of Operation


We are closed Mondays

excepting long holiday weekends

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday - Sunday
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


We are closed

Thanksgiving & Christmas day

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