The club will be open (at least)
6:30 PM to sunset Monday through Friday.
Boat school every Saturday 9am-noon.
Racing every Sunday at 10am and Wednesday at 6pm.
Welcome Summer Potluck and Bonfire Friday
June 21 at 6:00pm
July 4-8: 75th Anniversary and Alumni Celebration Weekend
July 4: Join us for this club tradition; bring a dish to share and gather for a
picnic on the lawn at 1pm.
The club will be open for sailing 10 AM to Sunset.
July 5th: Pizza and Movie Night 6pm
July 6th: 8pm S'more fun. Bonfire and marshmallows anyone? At twilight, club members are invited to view the distant fireworks on Portage Lake from our newly extended floating dock. Limited seating so come early.
July 7th: Alumni Fun Racing 10:30am-2pm
Past members are invited to race against the "Youngsters", fun prizes for top finishers (and/or best antics.)
July 19th: Night Sailing. Enjoy a peaceful sail under the waxing moon. Bring a flashlight.
The Rookie Regatta Sunday July 28th
- 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
Wind and Weather Forecasts
- Wind Forecasts
- Forecasts and Current Conditions
Rules and Regulations
Class Asociations & Class Specific Info
- Vanguard 15
- Hobie Catamarans
- International 470
Since sails are just
vertical wings, one can learn a lot about how they work by understanding how
airplane wings work.