Summer Community Lessons

Have you ever wanted to learn how to sail or row?
Come join us during our summer session for sailing and rowing classes!
  • Summer sailing lessons typically meet at the harbor Monday thru Thursday for 2 weeks.
  • Beginning rowing lessons meet at the harbor Monday thru Friday for two weeks
  • Intermediate rowing lessons meet at the harbor Monday thru Friday for one week. 

Upon completion of sailing or rowing lessons, individuals are allowed access to boat use through the UC Santa Cruz Boating Club.

Summer lessons are available to EVERYONE! That includes:

  • All community members
  • UCSC affiliates/faculty/staff/students
  • Juniors (Ages 8-16)

Cancelation policy:

  • Full refund 31+ days prior to start of class
  • 50% 14-30 days out
  • No refund within 14 days of the class start

Swimming ability required for all classes.


Junior Sailing Classes

  • Available to children ages 8-16
  • Beginner, intermediate and advanced dinghy classes 
  • Offered for 2 week increments during the summer

Please read full course descriptions here

Adult Sailing Classes

  • Limited to 12 people per class
  • All levels dinghy and keelboat classes
  • Available to anyone over age 17!

Please read full class descriptions here