Intermediate Sailing Class Starts October 9!

The Education Committee has set the dates for the next Sailing Academy class, Intermediate Boat Handling Skills. The class will begin Monday morning October 9, and it will run for the following four Mondays, from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.

Like the recently-completed Fundamentals of Sailing class, the course will consist of both classroom time and on-the-water time. And as before, the class will be taught by Jeff Sadler, Pris Givan, René Alberola, Wayne Carlson, Bill Chen, and David Veeneman.

The prerequisite for the class is successful completion of our Fundamentals of Sailing class, or equivalent sailing experience.

The text for the class will by Coastal Cruising Made Easy, by the American Sailing Association:

The book is available from If you are planning to take the class we recommend you buy the book early, since shipping will take about a week.

We’ll provide more information about the class in early September. If you’d like to be on the email list for the class, email David Veeneman (