SailMaine Beginner Sailing Lessons 2011-Week Long Course
Beginner Sailing Lessons (for adults)
A thorough introduction to the basics of sailing small boats including rigging and de-rigging, the physics of sailing, points of sail, getting underway and returning, tacking, jibing, helming, sail trimming and safety. A low 4:1 student-to-instructor ratio ensures lots of personal attention and time at the helm. Participants will have the chance to sail a variety of vessels such as Ynglings, a Catalina 22 and a Sea Sprite 23.
Maine Maritime Museum has partnered with SailMaine to offer a discounted rate. Class discount is only available when registering through Maine Maritime Museum. All classes take place at SailMaine's facilities located in Portland.
Maine Maritime Museum offers a myriad of opportunities to explore Maine’s maritime heritage and culture and to experience the mystique of Maine.
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