6-Week Summer Basic Sailing Course

Course Fee: $300

 Learn to sail on Meadow Lake in a 14 foot sailboat: 2-3 students with an experienced instructor.

Attend TASCA’s lectures on sail theory at Meadow Lake Boathouse in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Learn how to tie knots, rig a boat, understand sailing terms, and safely use the wind to sail a boat.

Applicants must be 16 years of age or older and pass a swim test in an indoor pool (stay afloat or tread water 5 minutes, swim 25 yards and don a life preserver while in the water).

Swim Test at Indoor Pool:  (Date to be determined)

Choose a Session:

Saturdays, 10.00 am-1.00 pm

July 16th, 23rd, 30th,  August 13th, 20th, 27th

Mondays,   6.00 pm -9.00 pm 

July 11th,  18th, 25th,  August 1st, 8th, 15th

Tuesdays,  6.00 pm -9.00 pm

July 12th, 19th, 26th,  August 2nd, 9th,16th

Thursdays, 6.00 pm -9.00 pm

July 14th, 21st, 28th,  August 11th, 18th, 25th 


Lecture Dates:

    • First Lecture: July 9th, 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
    • First Lecture (Make up class) July 13th, 6.00 pm to 8.00 pm
    • Second Lecture: July 23th,  2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
    • Second Lecture (Make up class) July 27nd, 6.00 pm to 8.00pm  

To register for the 6-Week Summer Basic Sailing Course, complete the application HERE, and make the payment of $300 to TASCA by PayPal or Check.