New England Sailing Center (NESC)

Intro to Sailing

Intro to Sailing

  • Description:

Non-certification. Two and one-half hour sail. Gain hands on keelboat experience sailing a J22 or J24.

Enjoy a two and one-half hour sail on a J22 (22 foot keelboat with tiller) or J24 (24 foot keelboat with tiller) and discover the principles of sailing. You can experience sailing while also having the option to gain hands on experience. The J22 and J24 offer strength, stability and speed unmatched in a keelboat of this size. See a description of the J22/J24 boat.

Intro to Sailing is a great option for individuals that are trying to determine if sailing is right for them before taking the Basic Keelboat course. NESC holds up to two sessions daily in both group and private formats.

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Certification: None
  • Duration: Two and one-half hours
  • Cost: $95 per person