Youth Summer Sail Camp

Summer Sail Camp 2018

The first week of camp begins early June through August. The only exception is 4th of July week.


Level 1 Beginner Sail Camp:

For youth aged 7-14 yrs. Students will be partnered in boats (depending on size),  and will learn basic sailing fundamentals in our Optimist sailboats. Students learn water safety, knot tying, steering, proper sail trim, tacking & jibing, and capsize recovery. We ensure a 5:1 ratio between our students and instructors. All Beginner Sail Camps take place from 9am-12noon.

ALL CLASSES ARE FULL.

Level 2 Intermediate Sail Camp:

For youth aged 9-14 yrs. Must have taken Level 1 Beginner. Students will continue to broaden their basic knowledge of sailing; includes upwind sailing, boat handling & control. All Intermediate camps take place from 1pm-4pm.

REMAINING DATES AVAILABLE for 2018 Level 2 Intermediate Sail Camp registration:
ALL CLASSES ARE FULL.

Level 3 Advanced Sail Camp:

For youth aged 10-14 yrs. Must have taken Level 2 Intermediate. Students will learn to solo a boat; includes right-of-way rules and progression of skills. All Advanced camps take place from 1pm-4pm.

REMAINING DATES AVAILABLE for 2018 Level 3 Advanced Sail Camp registration:
  • Advanced (1-4pm), August 6 - August 10 - Call for availability.

The cost is $140/session for non-residents and $120/session for those who own property within the city limits of Orange Beach.

All Children will need to have closed toed shoes, a life jacket (Type III PFD), a water bottle, and sunscreen.

Contact Mallorie Evans at 251-424-5909 and mevans@orangebeachal.gov with questions or waiting list requests for your preferred session.

*Cancellation Policy: We will issue a full refund if you let us know 2 weeks in advance to your child's scheduled start day of camp. Otherwise, no refund will be given. We do NOT issue refunds for inclement weather; camp takes place rain or shine.