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Learn to Sail 2022

13th June - 25 July

Join us for a 5-week learn-to-sail program for ages 14+ (No class July 4). Students will be placed with an instructor and a second student in various boats through the program.


The following form part of this event:

Tickets for Learn to Sail 2022

Adult Sailing Program - Session 1 $400.00

This ticket covers all five sessions – only one booking is necessary to secure your spot.

Throughout this five week program, QYC instructors will cover the fundamentals of sailing including:

Points of sail and important terminology
Parts of the boat & rigging
Tacking and jibing
Basic navigation and sail shape control
Pulling away from the dock; returning to the dock
This is the perfect experience for beginner sailors who want to see if sailing is right for them, or simply try a new activity and learn a new skill.

Our Learn to Sail course is taught on a variety of boats that may include Mercurys, Flying Scots, and Day Sailers.

Lessons are recommended for ages 14 and up. Younger sailors may participate in the program with a parent.

2022 Schedule:

Monday evenings, 6pm – 8pm

June 13, June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18


$300 member rate

$400 non-member rate

No payment required to register. We will invoice you when we confirm your spot in the program. Invoices can be paid using a check/cash by mail (or dropped off at the Club), or using a credit card online using Paypal (includes a 3.7% convenience fee), and must be paid by June 10 in order to secure your spot. Simply enter the required information and click “Done” to reserve your spot. You will see a confirmation message just under the red navigation bar when you have successfully registered.

What to Bring:

A life jacket is required to sail at QYC. We do have some life jackets available at the clubhouse, but quantity and sizes may be limited. You must also have a signed waiver. It is recommended to bring water and sunglasses (and strap). Wear comfortable cool clothes and tennis shoes (flip flops are not recommended).

Last updated 4:12pm on 21 September 2022

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