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Fall Adult Basic Sailing

This program is for individuals who are interested in learning the basic knowledge and skills of sailing. No prior experience is needed. This is a  "hands on" program with lessons being taught  both on land and on water by certified coaches.  You will learn nomenclature, safety, knots, rigging, steering, how sails work, rules of the water and much more! Enjoy a 6-hour one day lesson broken up into (2) three-hour sessions – pack your lunch and hydration for the LUNCH BREAK in between morning and afternoon.

  • When:

 Fall Session 1:  September 2   Friday   

 Fall Session 2:  September 7   Wednesday

 Fall Session 3:  September 9  Friday

 Fall Session 4:  September 14  Wednesday

 Fall Session 5: September 16  Friday

 Fall Session 6: September 21  Wednesday

 Fall Session 7: September 23  Friday

 Fall Session 8: September 28  Wednesday

 Fall Session 9: September 30  Friday


Adult Basic Sailing are available by appointment only for select weekend dates. Kindly email with your preferred Saturday or Sunday date and timeframe.


Start Times: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Lunch Break 1:00 PM  –  4:00 PM PLEASE ARRIVE to the Sailing Center 30 MINUTES EARLY FOR SETUP 

  • Cost$450 per person per session 

  • Where: The Station, The Sailing Center for the Foundry 1000 Cuyahoga River Road, Cleveland, Ohio  44113

 *If the Foundry determines that an Adult Learn to Sail session must be cancelled, participants will be notified a minimum of (2) hours prior to the scheduled start time for that day. Make up date for Foundry determined weather impacted cancellation are to be determined.

*Payments made online via credit card will incur a processing fee of  2.95% + $1.25 and will be added during checkout.

In the event you need to cancel your booking, registration fees will be refunded provided notice is received 72 hours in advance of scheduled booking start date. No refund will be applied once a session or series has begun - no refund will be given for no shows.  After the registration is complete, you will receive a receipt email with instructions on what to bring, what to wear, directions to the Station, the Sailing Center for the Foundry at the Historic Coast Guard Station,  and other pertinent information.

*All participants must be pre-registered for their lesson by 5P Friday prior to the start date of their session.*

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