Reserve the Pavilion
Sun 31 July
Mon 1 August
Tue 2 August
Wed 3 August
Learn to Sail
Learn-to-Sail classes are available to all Members of the MIT Community. In just a few hours, MITNA Learn to Sail classes will teach you how to sail!
If you have previous experience, show up to the "first" Wednesday session, to learn how the Pavilion works. If you are new, show up to all of the Wednesday sessions or to a Sunday session.
|Wednesday Series||Sunday All-in-One|
Wednesdays (Early May - Early September)
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Sundays (Early May - Early September)
9:00am to 1:30pm
|Where||MIT Sailing Pavilion||MIT Sailing Pavilion|
Members of the MIT Community who:
||Members of the MIT Community who have no prior sailing experience and are ready for a 4.5-hour "bootcamp" class|
Basic sailing in the Tech Dinghy, from orientation
through on-the-water practice. This series consists of
Sailing Bootcamp! An intense 4.5 hours class which
introduces you to the basics of sailing and being part
of the MIT Sailing community. Class will cover:
Online Registration (up to 60 people for Class 1, up to 24 people for Class 2)
Online registration in the week prior to the class. Approximately 30 students per class depending on conditions.
Very limited walk-in space available should there be any no-shows.
Due to demand, limited to the MIT Community (students, staff, faculty, immediate family).
|Contact||Wednesday Class Instructors||Sunday Class Instructors|
Which class should I take?
|Experience||Wed #1||Wed #2||Sun|
|I have never sailed before.||X||X||X|
|I took Wed #1 more than two years ago.||X||X||X|
|I completed all Wed classes or the Sunday class about a year ago.||None! Just go sailing!|
|I had a sailng card with Provisional or higher rating many years ago.||None! Ask staff for tips then go sailing!|
|I completed all Wed classes or the Sunday class more than two years ago and never got a Provisional rating.||X|
|I already know how to sail, and I am good at it, but never at MIT.||X|
|I am an expert/superb/amazing/incredible sailor, but new to MIT Sailing.||X|
If you are interested in helping out this season, please send us a note.