Lake George Sailing School - Yankee Boating Center

By: Yankee Boat  09-12-2011
Keywords: Boat

Our Lake George Sailing School has courses for Beginner and Beginner/Intermediate Sailors

Two-Day Sailing Course

  • Saturday & Sunday 9 am to 4 pm
  • One-Hour Lunch Break and On-The-Water Instruction
  • No More Than Four Students Per 22′ Boat; Each Boat with Instructor

The objective at our Lake George Sailing School is to teach you how to be a valuable crew member and to be a competent skipper as well. Each day starts with a classroom session, and then it’s out on the waters of beautiful Lake George. You’ll have plenty of hands-on training in various positions on the boat, including helmsman. Some of the things covered in the class are:

  • Orientation to the Sailboat
  • Tacking and Jibing
  • Reading the Wind
  • Docking and Anchoring
  • Points of Sail
  • Basic Right of Way Rules
  • Sail Trim
  • Water Safety

Let us teach you why so many people love to sail and relax on beautiful Lake George. Contact Us to register for one of our sailing classes.

We have not selected our dates for the 2012 Season, please check back in March.

Total Cost of the Two-Day Course: $295 per person

Reservation Deposit: $145

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

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