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SAILING CLASS SCHEDULE

All Sailing classes take place at Marina Park, located in Newport Beach (click for details). Class fees are listed for UCI Students and community members.

All Sailing class registration takes place online through the City of Newport Beach - https://apm.activecommunities.com/cnbreg/Activity_Search and click “CLASSES” and then search for your class of interest.  For any questions, please contact Campus Recreation Services (949)824-3738. Please register prior to the first class.
    Information for all sailing classes:
  • All equipment provided, including lifejackets!
  • You'll receive an e-mail, prior to class with UCI waiver, suggested clothing, and other useful information.
  • Completed UCI waivers are required and should be brought to the first class session.
  • Current college identification card or proof of tuition/fee payment required at first class to receive student discount. Full-time student -Use SAILSPRING as Activation Code. Summer code: SAILSUMMER.
  • Parking for Marina Park classes is free if you use the Parkmobile app.
  • Please go to http://www.newportbeachca.gov/trending/projects-issues/marina-park/parking for more information about parking procedures.

Introduction to Sailing - Dinghy Fee: $65 (students - $55, SAILSUMMER)  
  Monday Date: 6/ 27 Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm REGISTER NOW
  Sunday Date: 7/10 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm CANCELLED
  Sunday Date: 7/24 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm REGISTER NOW
  Saturday Date: 8/6 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm REGISTER NOW
  Saturday Date: 8/20 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm REGISTER NOW
Description: If you’ve ever wanted to try sailing, this 1-day class is for you! Our easy, hands-on approach teaches the basics and has you sailing a 14’ dinghy (small boat like a Lido 14 or a new RS Quest) in just three hours. You’ll have 1-3 others in the boat so register with a friend!
Beginner Sailing - Dinghy Fees: $140 (students $125, SAILSUMMER)  
  Sunday Dates:  5/22 - 6/19* Times: 10:00am - 1:00pm REGISTER NOW
  Saturday Dates:  7/9 - 7/30 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm REGISTER NOW
  Monday Dates:  7/11 - 8/1 Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm REGISTER NOW
  Sunday Dates:  8/7 - 8/28 Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm REGISTER NOW
  Monday Dates:  8/8 - 8/29 Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm REGISTER NOW
Description: Build your knowledge and confidence while sailing all around Newport Harbor in our brand new RS Quest dinghies. This 4-session class will teach you the basics of sailing, with on-the-dock demos and sailing your own boat on day one. By the end of the 4 weeks, you will have learned the fundamentals of rigging, steering a boat, wind direction, and basic sailing safety.
Intermediate Sailing - Dinghy Fees: $140 (students $125, SAILSUMMER)  
  Sunday Dates:  5/22 - 6/19* Times: 1:30pm - 4:30pm REGISTER NOW
Description: You’ve got the sailing “bug” and you want to keep up the momentum. It’s time to build upon the fundamentals. This class helps you develop your skills and boat-handling, with further instruction and more time on the water, in these boats.
Introduction to Sailing - Keelboat Fees: $75 (students $65, SAILSUMMER)  
  Friday Date:  6/10 Times:  1:00pm - 4:00pm CANCELLED
Description: Come see what sailing is all about in the comfort of a stable 16.5’ keelboat, with an instructor on-board with you. Our small class size ensures a low-key, easy-going setting to get acquainted with the basics. A great 1-day class for beginner students who prefer a more comfortable boat and more personalized instruction.
Beginner Sailing - Keelboat Fees: $240 (students $215, SAILSUMMER)  
  Saturday Dates:  5/21 - 6/18* Times:  10:00am - 1:00pm REGISTER NOW
Description: In this series of 4 classes, you’ll be able to build knowledge and confidence in the comfort of a stable 16.5’ keelboat, with an instructor on-board with you for personalized instruction. You’ll have a max of 4 other students on-board with you, while you learn basic sailing fundamentals, points-of-sail, right of way, safety, rigging, docking and more. A great class for beginning students! .
Keelboat 1 & 2 Combo Fees: $165 (students $155, SAILSUMMER)  
  Saturday Dates:  5/21 - 6/18 Times: 1:30pm - 4:30pm REGISTER NOW
Description: This class will advance your skills in exciting J/22 sailboats with more time in various crew positions, along with more advanced boat handling, navigation, anchoring, advanced safety skills and ocean sailing, if conditions permit.
Sailing Fast for Fun Fees: $65 (students $55, SAILSUMMER)  
  Sunday Date:  7/10 Times: 12:30pm - 3:30pm REGISTER NOW
  Sunday Date: 7/24 Times: 12:30pm - 3:30pm REGISTER NOW
  Saturday Date:  8/6 Times: 12:30pm - 3:30pm REGISTER NOW
  Saturday Date:  8/20 Times: 12:30pm - 3:30pm REGISTER NOW
Description: You’ve got the sailing “bug” and you want to keep up the momentum. Come play in our new, high-performance dinghies and keelboats. Plan on hiking-out and setting ‘chutes in our new RS Quests, Ventures and J/22s. The perfect class for an intermediate/advanced sailor who wants to go fast. Pre-req: Beginner Dinghy Sailing class or similar experience.
Sailing Fast for Fun Fees: $180 (students $145, SAILSUMMER)  
  Saturdays Dates:  7/9 - 7/30 Times:  1:00pm - 4:00pm CANCELLED
  Sundays Dates:  8/7 - 8/28 Times:  1:00pm - 4:00pm REGISTER NOW
Description: You’ve got the sailing “bug” and you want to keep up the momentum. Come play in our new, high-performance dinghies and keelboats. Plan on hiking-out and setting ‘chutes in our new RS Quests, Ventures and J/22s. The perfect class for an intermediate/advanced sailor who wants to go fast. Pre-req: Beginner Dinghy Sailing class or similar experience.
Marina Park Sunset Series Fees: $175 (students $145, SAILSUMMER)  
  Wednesdays Dates:  7/6 - 7/27 Time:  5:30pm - 8:00pm CANCELLED
  Wednesdays Dates:  8/3 - 8/24 Time:  5:30pm - 8:00pm REGISTER NOW
Description: Come out for our 1st Summer Sunset dinghy racing series at Marina Park! Register for these casual and fun races with your crew (max 3 people p/boat total) and race in this month-long series. Come out and compete for fun, bragging rights and prizes. The goal is to have all of our 12 RS Quest dinghies out on the starting line each week. Registration includes boat, some coaching (if desired) and a race committee to set courses. Intermediate sailing and basic rules knowledge is a required for skippers. Less experienced crews welcome to register with a skipper. 16+ years.
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Note to All Participants: All class sessions will meet at the sail base at Marina Park. Please register for the class through the Newport Beach Recreation wesbite prior to the first class meeting. Directions and information will all be on the UCI Campus Rec website . All sailing class students must wear close-toed shoes and sign a WAIVER/SWIM PROFICIENCY statement. Lifejackets are provided for all participants. Call (949) 824-5770 for weather and sailing class recorded updates.

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