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Notices
Start of season work party Saturday Apr 26th at 10am.
Business Meeting Saturday Apr 26th at 1pm.
Regular hours start in May. Some limited sailing prior to that on weekends if the weather is nice.
April Presentations:
Sailing the Reach and Downwind April 17
Dryland Refresher April 24
All presentations at 7:00pm Duderstadt building North Campus
MCSA Women's Qualifiers May - May 3 & 4 (Open sailing will be limited)


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Further Education

  • American Sailing Association: Offers training and certifications in sailing education.
  • American Sailing Institute: Offers sailing instruction (beginner and advanced) in SE Michigan.
  • Ann Arbor Power Squadron: Local chapter of U.S. group, they offer advanced sailing and boating classes.
  • Ann Arbor U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary: Local chapter of U.S. group, they offer advanced sailing and boating classes, vessel safety checks and more.
  • Boating Safety Course online: This free course is approved by the National Association of Boating Law Administrators and recognized by the US Coast Guard. Most insurance companies offer education discounts after passing this course.
  • Sail America: U.S. sailing industry association. Sponsors boat shows (which include many instructional lectures on a wide variety of sailing topics) such as Strictly Sail, and other educational programs.

Wind and Weather Forecasts

Rules and Regulations

Governing Groups

Class Asociations & Class Specific Info

Racing Tips

Sailing Theory

Since sails are just vertical wings, one can learn a lot about how they work by understanding how airplane wings work.

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