camps advanced sailing

Sailing Summer Camp

Advanced Sailing - The Next Step

Is your kid enthusiastic about sailing and looking to get back on the water for more? Students ages 11-15 can single hand or sail with a partner and learn to control this Olympic class planing hull with simple controls for advanced technique. The laser will treat you to a sailing experience like never before. Fly through the water, spin on a dime and maneuver through obstacles with ease. This camp will take your sailing to the next level through comprehensive drills and hands on feedback. Students will work towards earning their certification through US Sailing.

You’ll learn the following skills:

  • • Advanced Sail Trim & Heel Control
  • • Beach Takeoffs and Landings
  • • Advanced Aerodynamics
  • • Sail Shape controls
  • • Capsize Self-Rescue & Dry Capsizing

What To Bring

Students should bring comfortable clothes, a jacket or fleece, a towel and change of clothes, lots of sun protection, a lanyard to secure their glasses around their heads, a bottle of water, and shoes that stay on your feet and can get wet. (Personal lifejacket highly recommended.)

Important: Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your class to check in.

Price: $575

Prerequisites: Age 11-16. Participants must be qualified to rent a sailboat in winds up to 10kts or equivalent sailing experience.

Week-long summer sessions

Times Ages Capacity Price
10:30am-1:30pm 11-16 6 campers $575
2023 Dates: 1 Week (Monday-Friday)
  • June 5-9
  • June 12-16
  • June 19-23
  • June 26-30
  • July 3-7
  • July 10-14
  • July 17-21
  • July 24-28
  • July 31-August 4
  • August 7-11
Programs Times Daily Weekly
Extra Camp Supervision 8:00 - 5:30pm $95 $375

Shoreline Lake will be open July 4th and all camps will meet according to their regular schedule.

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Directions to Our Facility

Want to purchase as a gift? Or, to have a pre-paid option available? Shoreline offers gift cards that can be used any time. Just contact the Boathouse (at or 650.965.7474), and we’ll get you set up.