DC Sail : Sailing Camp


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day
    • Session Start: June, July, August
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, PG
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Outdoor Adventure
    • Sub-Categories: Sailing
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: <$500
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    The week long day camp, takes place on DC's sole schooner, American Spirit, to educate students on subjects pertaining to sailing on a schooner, seamanship, local maritime history and marine science with a focus on local flora and fauna.

    Awarded, "Best New Sailing Program," in 2012 by US SAILING, Schooner Camp is held aboard our 65-foot schooner, American Spirit, from Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Youth ages 12-17 will explore learning to sail a large vessel, nautical rules of the road, navigation, leadership and team work skills, all with a focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) curriculum. This on-the-water and dockside experience is limited in the number of student sailors - book now to reserve your child's excellent adventure! www.dcsail.org/schooner-camp

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