Sailing Skills and Seamanship Class

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Sailing Skills and Seamanship


Want to improve your sailing skills. Then Sailing Skills and Seamanship is the course for you. It is designed for both experienced and novice sailboat operators. The topics include types of sailboats, equipment for your boat, how a boat sails, reading the wind, points of sailing, sail controls, running, close-hauled, reaching and sail adjustments. Basic maneuvers of tacking and jibing are explained along with picking up a mooring, leaving and approaching a dock and anchoring. In addition aids to navigation and an introduction to the rules of the nautical road are covered.  

Tuesday and Thursday 5/7/19 - 5/23/19 6 - 8 pm

Event Date: 
Tue, 05/07/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event Location: 
Boothbay Region High School
236 Townsend Avenue
Boothbay Harbor  Maine  04538
Contact Name: 
Pam Moody
Contact Phone: 
(207) 633-3224
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