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JACOMO SAILING EDUCATION PROGRAMS


Learn to Sail (Adult)

Cost: $200
bring a buddy for an additional $100.

This basic sailing course is designed for beginners with no sailing experience.  The classroom instruction begins with an emphasis on safety and the theory of how sails work. The rest of the course follows the process of “going sailing”, and covers maintenance, rigging, launching, sailing upwind and downwind, starting and stopping, right-of-way, and docking. Each student then receives on the water training to solidify their skills.


Thursday classroom sessions meet at the Jacomo Sailing Center, 6:30pm-9:00pm

Saturday On-the-Water sessions meet at the Lake Jacomo Marina Rigging Lot, 8:30am - 1:00pm

For an additional $100 you may bring a spouse/family member/a friend/significant other, etc...
Learn something new together!

Students can upgrade to a full BoatShare membership for an additional $100. That means for only $300, you can learn to sail and then take out any boat in our entire fleet of small sailboats for the rest of the year!

To register, choose your course and dates from the list below. Registration and payment are required in advance.

Learn to Race


Cost: to be determined

This basic racing course is designed for beginners with limited sailing / racing experience.  The classroom instruction begins with an emphasis on safety and the racing rules. The rest of the course follows the process of “smart sailing”, and covers racing tactics. Each student then receives "on the water" training to solidify their skills. Fees to be determined.


NOTE: "On the Water" Training Days are subject to rescheduling due to wind and weather conditions.


Certified Club Level Officer Training

 

Race Training

 

This is on-going training. For more information please contact: rc@jacomosailingclub.org

 

SCHEDULE


#1  |  Learn to Sail


Adult "Learn To Sail" (#1) - 4/30/2020
  • Thursday, April 30
  • Saturday, May 2
  • Thursday, May 14
  • Saturday, May 16


#2  |  Learn to Sail


Adult "Learn To Sail" (#2) - 5/28/2020
  • Thursday, May 28
  • Saturday, May 30
  • Thursday, June 4 (pending Marina Day 6/13?)
  • Saturday, June 6 (pending Marina Day 6/13?)


#3  |  Learn to Sail


Adult "Learn To Sail" (#3) - 6/18/2020
  • Thursday, June 18
  • Saturday, June 20
  • Thursday, June 25
  • Saturday, June 27


#4  |  Learn to Sail


Adult "Learn To Sail" (#4) - 7/9/2020
  • Thursday, July 9
  • Saturday, July 11
  • Thursday, July 16
  • Saturday, July 18


#5  |  Learn to Sail


Adult "Learn To Sail" (#5) - 8/6/2020
  • Thursday, Aug 6
  • Saturday, Aug 8
  • Thursday, Aug 20
  • Saturday, Aug 22



Due to the holiday weekends, the Saturday on-water-training days are flexible. Please let us know what days or evenings will work for you.




 


About us

The Jacomo Sailing Club (JSC) is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 corporation composed of volunteer sailors.
JSC provides sailing for the community in cooperation with

Jackson County Parks & Recreation




Contact us

PO Box 7160
Lee's Summit,  MO  64064-7160
United States of America
P. (816) 607-1807


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