Sailing Clinics

Spinnaker Clinic

Prerequisite: Introduction to Sailing is highly recommended

Length: Class meets once. Total of 4 hours of instruction.

Equipment Used: RS Venture, 16ft keelboat

Cost: 

$65 for community Members

Free for currently enrolled CI students

This clinic is for the sailor that has a good practical understanding of sail trim and the different points of sail downwind.  The asymmetrical spinnaker is a wonderful sail that can make downwind sailing a great experience.  Topics that will be covered will include:

  • How to rig, set, trim, gybing, and douse the asymmetric spinnaker, and how the helmsman and the crew work together to make the boat go fast.

Schedule of Classes

Spinnaker Clinic

SessionDayDateTime
1Friday2/25/202210:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
2Saturday4/9/202210:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

 

Docking Clinic

Prerequisite: Introduction to Sailing is highly recommended

Length: Class meets once. Total of 3 hours of instruction.

Equipment Used: RS Venture, 16ft keelboat

Cost: 

$65 for community Members

Free for currently enrolled CI students

This clinic will help you better understand how to dock a sailboat in a variety of conditions.  Topics that will be covered will include:

  • Planning, safety, different approaches, communication, effects of wind, and current.

Schedule of Classes

Docking Clinic

SessionDayDateTime
1Saturday3/26/202210:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
2Saturday4/30/202210:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.