Summer Sailing Camps

  • June 3, 2019 - June 28, 2019
  • Recurring every week day
  • Brunswick Marina Dock 1
  • 1701 Torras Landing, Brunswick, GA 31520
  • (888) 823-1936
  • Various Dates in June
  • Varies
Details

Located at picturesque Brunswick Landing Marina, Golden Isles Community Sailing Center (GICSC) offers easy and affordable access to learning how to sail as well as safety on and around the water. GICSC's instructional programs are taught by U.S. Sailing certified instructors, and programs are offered for ages 6 to 12. Specific dates and times to come. For additional information and to sign up, please visit their website, or email Pam Heine at pjheine@bellsouth.net.

Beginner Opti - 8:30am - Noon
Dates: June 3-7, June 10-14, June 17-21, June 24-28
Price: $200 per week

Basic sailing for 7-12 year olds with little or no sailing experience. The class starts at the dock where kids become acquainted with the Optimist (“Opti”) sailboat and safety rules. Sailors are introduced to rigging, steering and sail controls, and instructed in points of sail. Then they move to the water where they learn to tack and gybe and sail around a course

Intermediate Opti - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Dates: June 10-14, June 17-21, June 24-28
Price: $200 per week

For the intermediate sailor looking to get more experience sailing and racing an Opti, and the more advanced sailor who is outgrowing the Opti. This class focuses on advanced sailing skills including boat handling, mark rounding, and sailboat racing, and will use Opti and Open Bic sailboats. (Must have basic sailing experience, younger sailors will usually need two weeks of beginner Opti sailing before taking on this class.) 

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