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Prerequisite: Intermediate Dinghy Sailing or eqivalent

Keel boat sailing classes are co-ed, hands-on courses taught in a variety of fixed-keel boats, ranging in size from 22' to 30'.

Students Learn:

  • "Hands on" rigging and docking practice.
  • Sailing practice on the Monterey Bay.
  • Sail trim, powering up vs. de-powering, sail theory.
  • Person overboard recovery techniques and drills.
  • Boating safety, VHF usage, and rules of the road.
  • Weather and ocean conditions


Refund policy: Full refund 31+ days prior to start of class; half 14-30 days out; no refund inside 14 days of class start.

Closed-toe-shoes required for all classes.

The first class will meet just outside the FF gate at the Santa Cruz Harbor, right by the picnic tables

Swimming ability required for all classes.

For more course info, please call the Boating Center at (831) 425-1164, or email ucscboat@ucsc.edu.

To withdraw from the course, please contact the Recreation Dept. at 831-459-2806.

Prerequisite: Intermediate Dinghy Sailing or eqivalent

Keel boat sailing classes are co-ed, hands-on courses taught in a variety of fixed-keel boats, ranging in size from 22' to 30'.

Students Learn:

  • "Hands on" rigging and docking practice.
  • Sailing practice on the Monterey Bay.
  • Sail trim, powering up vs. de-powering, sail theory.
  • Person overboard recovery techniques and drills.
  • Boating safety, VHF usage, and rules of the road.
  • Weather and ocean conditions


Refund policy: Full refund 31+ days prior to start of class; half 14-30 days out; no refund inside 14 days of class start.

Closed-toe-shoes required for all classes.

The first class will meet just outside the FF gate at the Santa Cruz Harbor, right by the picnic tables

Swimming ability required for all classes.

For more course info, please call the Boating Center at (831) 425-1164, or email ucscboat@ucsc.edu.

To withdraw from the course, please contact the Recreation Dept. at 831-459-2806.

Program Offerings

Adult Beginning Keelboat Sailing Class #1
2019 Summer

5 spot(s) available
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Summary Dates Time Location Status
every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Starting Mon, Jul 29 2019 and Ending Thu, Aug 8 2019 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Boating Center

Adult Beginning Keelboat Sailing Class #2
2019 Summer

1 spot(s) available
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Summary Dates Time Location Status
every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM Starting Mon, Jul 29 2019 and Ending Thu, Aug 8 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM Boating Center

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