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Learn to Sail at the Jersey Shore

Learn to Sail at the Jersey Shore

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Captain Mike and Audrey have owned and operated Barnegat Bay Sailing School since 1998. They have taught hundreds of sailors from near and far. Together they have cruised from Nantucket to Solomons Island. Being former high school teachers they are very patient and skilled at explaining complex ideas in more understandable terms. They have students from ages 13 to 80 years old successfully…

What we’ll do

Welcome aboard . If you have ever dreamed of being the captain of your own ship this is the place to start. Our 3 hour Introduction to Sailing course is designed to give each student a full, hands-on sailing experience. Students will take the helm, hoist the main, and trim the jib under the guidance of a certified ASA sailing instructor.

What else you should know

No experience is necessary. We teach students from ages 10 to 80 years old from all over the globe.

What I’ll provide

All CG safety equipment

What to bring


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Where you'll be

We are a small, highly personalized sailing school offering introductory sailing courses in a safe and enjoyable atmosphere. Our constant sea breezes, along with our calm bay waters, make this the ideal setting for learning to sail Our sailing is done on the deepest, widest, and least congested section of Barnegat Bay. Our centralized location is easily accessible to Philadelphia, New York, and Long Beach Island, NJ.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

No experience is necessary. We teach students from ages 10 to 80 years old from all over the globe.
Learn to Sail at the Jersey Shore
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