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Sailing 101: Introduction to Sailing

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Introduction to basic sailing concepts and components, boating safety, and physics of sailing. Learn beginning skills such as tacking, jibing, reefing, and helming a sloop rigged sailboat. Understand the effects of wind direction and velocity. Learn effects of tides, weather and currents, and available resources. Learn about appropriate gear and clothing for comfort and safety. Spend four evenings in two-hour classroom sessions and four weekend two-hour sessions sailing on a 34' keel-boat.

Class Details

8 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue.  
  Weekly - Sun.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Academic Center
  OFF Campus-Open Space.

Instructor : Michael Chammout 



Please read:  Recommended Book: Sailing-Made-Easy, ISBN: 978-0982102503, Publisher: American Sailing Association



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 06/21/2022, 06/26/2022, 07/03/2022)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/14/2022 - 7/19/2022 Weekly - Tue 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM Kentfield, Academic Center  Map, Room: 241 Michael Chammout 
6/19/2022 - 7/17/2022 Weekly - Sun 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM Marin, OFF Campus-Open Space  Map Michael Chammout