Have you ever wanted to join your friends, family or co-workers out on the water?
This 6 week on land / indoor training program will teach you what it takes to become a valued crewmember, whether you are interested in cruising or joining a racing program. Topics will include: Crew Positions/Roles, Behavior on Board, Rookie Mistakes, Weather, Points of Sail/ Sail Trim, Proper Clothing & Safety Equipment, Racing Rules, and more. We will introduce you to the many opportunities for sailing & racing and we host a skipper meet & greet. Hand-on Demo's include knot tying, proper winching, sail folding, and spinnaker packing. There will also be an outdoor boat introduction / demonstration 1 night during the program.
Once you complete this program, you will be ready to join our new Adult Sailing School. CCYC offers a 4 week learn to sail program in our Rhodes 19 boats. 2 sessions will be offered - one in June and one in July. Graduates of The Sailing Crew Training Program are eligible for a $100 discount to our Adult Sailing School
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
You must be at least 18 to attend.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is free street parking right outside our clubhouse at Montrose Harbor.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?