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Pram Class

  • One week classes, starting July 1st and running for three (3) hours per day, four (4) days per week (usually Monday thru Thursday).  Beginning with Session 4, Classes will be Friday afternoon and Saturday.

  • Class will be limited to 10 sailors and is for both the beginner and intermediate sailor.

  • The sailors will be designated as either a “red” class (true beginners) or “green” class for our more intermediate sailors.

  • Young sailors should be between 7 and 12 years of age.

  • Instruction will begin with a land-based discussion and demonstrations of basic sailing technique. These will be followed by on the water instruction with emphasis on downwind sailing, reaching and docking. Youth sailors may want to sign up for 2 or more sessions as their skills progress.

  • Instructions will be provided in a combination of Opti Prams inter-spaced with sunfishes depending on skill levels.