Beginner Keelboat Sailing

Keelboat Sailing is a five week course made up of four weeks of classroom instruction and one week of on the water instruction. While taking the classroom portion of the course, participants will learn about the many factors that play into having a safe and enjoyable sailing experience.

Some of the topics covered include:
  • Sailing terminology
  • Parts and function of the sailboat
  • Racing and boating safety
  • Aerodynamics of sailing
  • Nautical knots
Classes are taught twice a year (spring and fall seasons) by experienced instructors through the Longview Yacht Club which is located at the Lake O' the Pines.

2015 Class Dates:

Fall class date TBA
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
$95 per person