Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Sail Camp

Registration is going on now for the annual summer Sail Camp put on by the New Smyrna Beach Recreation Department. The camp is held at the Smyrna Yacht Club and offers two sessions. June 8th through the 12th and June 22nd through the 26th. It is for ages 12-20 and features yacht club members teaching students the mechanics of sailing. Lessons include hands on training on the water, techniques, terminology, wind, currents and safety precautions. Class size is limited to 13 students per session. The cost is $150 for residents of the city and $155 for non-residents. 

Class size is limited to 13 students.  All students must bring their lunch, drinks, sunscreen, sunglasses, sneakers or boat shoes and swimwear. Each student also must have a type 3 life jacket and training manual. Manuals are $25.

Students are able to register at the recreation department located at 1000 Live Oak Street or online at Call 386-424-2175 for more information. 

The Yacht Club is located at 1201 S. Riverside Drive.