Join a former Camp Sailing Coordinator and United States Coast Guard assistant training petty officer for a sailing workshop. Participants will learn & demonstrate the proper way to wear & put away a PFD, Sunfish/Aqua Finn sailboat nomenclature, how to rig a Sunfish/ Aqua Finn, get underway from the mooring & return in a sea person like manner, furl the sail & secure the boat to the mooring, Learn several points of sail, and how to tie important nautical knots and how to right a capsized Sunfish/Aqua Finn. Topics will also be covered on how to teach children sailing skills.
Event Organizer/Sponsor: YMCA Camp of Maine
When: June 16, 2017 from 6 PM- 10 PM (RSVP required)
Where: YMCA Camp of Maine
305 Winthrop Center RD
Winthrop, Maine 04364