Sail for a Lifetime or for the Time of Your Life

Introduction course options are an Affordable way to try sailing


Sailing is a fantastic experience. Sail one time or make it a way of life! Find out if sailing is your next passion! Sailing styles are as diverse as one can imagine: sailing as a bay cruiser, sail racing, or sailing as a way of life. A sailor can work on the water, or sailing can be an escape from work. To see an article on benefits of sailing click here.

3-hours can change everything - Try a Sailing Experience
2-day Learn to Sail BK1 Competent Crew

Get a boat ready to sail. Sail the smooth waters of North Basin and Oakland Estuary. This area is blessed with 10-15 degree warmer weather than SF Bay. Fun views of local marinas and historic sites best seen from the water. Experience the fun interplay between all types of water traffic. Sail past Jack London Square and maybe up near where the big ships operate. End running with the wind at your back to home port. Affordable chance to see if Sailing is your new passion.

Course created due to student demand! 2 full days, learning the most needed sailing knots, enough of the language to be able to understand and speak sailing. Can participate in sailing - know what is expected of crew and how to help. This course is a great place to start to develop a solid foundation to learn to be a confident sailor. Prepares participants to take the on-line California Boat Driver's license that is now required for all skippers <35 and 1/1/21 <45.