• Sailing Fundamentals

    Our beginner level courses are designed to insure you get off to a smooth start. First, you will be placed aboard with other students of similar skill and experience levels. Learn more

  • Introduction to Racing

    We will work on boathandling, sail trim and spinnaker handling during the first part of the week and then move on to starting and boat against boat speed and tactical drills. Learn more

  • U.S. Sailing Certifications

    Learning to sail is part dream, part great instruction, and part hands-on experience. All of these come together in the US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification System. Learn more

Welcome to the 2017 sailing season.

Check out the calendar for some special events planned for this spring.

How do they build those sails?

Ever wonder why some sails are “crosscut” and some are “tri-radial?” ¬†Wonder what “crosscut” and “tri-radial” means? ¬†Well this recent webinar from Quantum Sails is a great introduction to how sails for one design boats like the J/70 are built.

There is some very interesting information provided by the designer. There is a lot of thought that goes into construction design and material choice.

 

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