Lake St. Clair Sailing School is now offering a “Learn to Race” class!

Learn to Race is a 2 day class

10-4 | $325 (includes course materials)
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Take your sailing to the next level. This class is a 2 day on water class that teaches you the theory of racing with hands on learning. You will be learning as you are sailing and testing yourself physically and mentally. Racing is more than getting from one marker to another. It is a technique that you will lean on how to get to that marker the fastest. A sailor is always learning when racing, even ones who have been racing the longest.

Some of what you will learn in our Learn to Race class:

  • Chart Plotting
  • Compass reading
  • Starts, PHRF & Rating on Boats
  • Race Rules
  • Finding the Wind on the Water
  • Steering the Wind
  • Crew Positions
  • When to Reef
  • Downwind and Upwind Sailing
  • Drills, drills and more drills