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Have you have ever wanted to learn more about sailing and sailboats? Then this is a great place to start! This course is for the absolute beginner and for the sailor who just needs a refresher course. This two-day course of sailing instruction; both in the classroom and on the water on club members' mono hull sailboats. You will learn boat safety, points of sail, parts of the boat, sail trim, steering, weather/wind, and so much more. The course is held at The Lake Mead Marina inside the Boathouse Restaurant. Included in your registration fee is the "Basic Keelboat" textbook, a Nevada Yacht Club Sail Training T-Shirt, and a completion certificate. Lunch is also available for purchase at a special price!

The Learn to Sail program is held twice a year in February and September. Join the Nevada Yacht Club mailing list to stay up to date on registration dates.

 

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Sail Training Events

    • Saturday, February 18, 2023
    • Sunday, February 19, 2023
    • 2 sessions
    • Lake Mead Marina, 490 Horsepower Cove, Boulder City, NV 89005
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    Learn to Sail with the Nevada Yacht Club!


    Have you have ever wanted to learn more about sailing and sailboats? Then this is the place to start! Our two-day course is for the absolute beginner and for the sailor who just needs a refresher course. Instruction takes place both in the classroom and on the water utilizing club members' mono hull sailboats. You will learn boat safety, points of sail, parts of the boat, sail trim, steering, weather/wind, and so much more. The course is held at The Lake Mead Marina inside the Boathouse Restaurant. Included in your registration fee is the "Basic Keelboat" textbook, a Nevada Yacht Club Sail Training T-Shirt, and a completion certificate. Lunch is also available for purchase at a special price!

    Must be 13 years of age to participate. Participants under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Classroom training will be held rain or shine (wind or no wind). The Nevada Yacht Club Fleet Captain may cancel on-the-water activities if hazardous weather conditions exist. If both days of on-water activities are cancelled due to hazardous weather, the Nevada Yacht Club will attempt to schedule a single make-up day, but a make-up day is not guaranteed. Cancellations must be received by February 12, 2023 to be eligible for a refund.



    • Saturday, September 09, 2023
    • 9:00 AM
    • Sunday, September 10, 2023
    • 4:30 PM
    • Lake Mead Marina, 490 Horsepower Cove, Boulder City, NV 89005

    Learn to Sail with the Nevada Yacht Club!


    Have you have ever wanted to learn more about sailing and sailboats? Then this is the place to start! Our two-day course is for the absolute beginner and for the sailor who just needs a refresher course. Instruction takes place both in the classroom and on the water utilizing club members' mono hull sailboats. You will learn boat safety, points of sail, parts of the boat, sail trim, steering, weather/wind, and so much more. The course is held at The Lake Mead Marina inside the Boathouse Restaurant. Included in your registration fee is the "Basic Keelboat" textbook, a Nevada Yacht Club Sail Training T-Shirt, and a completion certificate. Lunch is also available for purchase at a special price!

    Must be 14 years of age to participate. Participants under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Classroom training will be held rain or shine (wind or no wind). The Nevada Yacht Club Fleet Captain may cancel on-the-water activities if hazardous weather conditions exist. If both days of on-water activities are cancelled due to hazardous weather, the Nevada Yacht Club will attempt to schedule a single make-up day, but a make-up day is not guaranteed. Cancellations must be received by September 3, 2023 to be eligible for a refund.

Past Sail Training Events

Saturday, September 17, 2022 Fall Sail Training


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