Sailing

Do you want to learn more about sailing?  Do you want to improve your sailing skills and your understanding of how sails work?

This Sailing Course covers the practical and theoretical basics of sailing and sailing seamanship. The range of topics is broad: from a description of different sailboat rigs, sail plans, hull types, and rigging to stability, balance, and the physics of sailing; from sailing at different points of sail to handling heavy weather and storm conditions; from spinnaker handling to reefing; from leaving the dock to mooring and anchoring.  It also covers sailing safety, navigation rules, and sailing tactics.

Whether you are a new sailor or you are an experienced sailor and want to increase your sailing knowledge and skills, this course is for you.

See course table of contents.

British Columbia
Starts City Squadron Link
September 13, 2016 Langley Langley
September 29, 2016 Port Moody Port Moody
Newfoundland and Labrador
Starts City Squadron Link
October 5, 2016 St. John's Avalon
Ontario
Starts City Squadron Link
November 29, 2016 Barrie Barrie
January 10, 2017 Whitby Oshawa
February 14, 2017 London London