Intro to Sailing or Basic Sailing Lessons from Marina Sailing (Up to 53% Off). Five Locations Available.

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ASA-certified instructors helm classes designed to elucidate fundamentals of sailing at choice of five scenic harbors

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Promotional value expires May 16, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Credit card required at booking. 72hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. 2-week advanced reservation reqd; subj to availability. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Learning to sail bestows people with stylish windblown hair and the ability to talk to clams before putting them in chowder. Reap boating benefits with today’s Groupon to Marina Sailing. Choose between the following options:

  • For $35, you get a one-hour intro to sailing lesson (a $75 value)
  • For $247, you get two three-hour basic sailing lessons (a $495 value).<p>

For each option, choose from the following locations:

Marina Sailing preserves the art of sailboat operation through classes helmed by ASA-certified instructors. A one-hour introductory sail elucidates the basic elements of sailing, including sail operation, boating maneuvers, and docking. Instructors impart a lexicon of new words, many of which have to do with sailing. Throughout the session, students can get involved within their comfort level or opt to sit back and soak up their newfound know-how.

Basic sailing lessons set students afloat for two three-hour sessions. The first session revolves around water orientation and fundamental principles of sailing. Students learn the parts of the boat, how to turn away from and into the wind, and how to tie a variety of knots. The second session reviews lessons learned in the previous one, in addition to sailing maneuvers such as single-handed tacking and jibbing, which keeps one hand free for yo-yoing. In all classes, small groups fit neatly onto the decks of their fleet of 22–29-foot vessels.

Customer Reviews

Your staff is extremely helpful and friendly. Thank you so much :)
Lauren S. · May 16, 2012
Keep up the good work!
Bijal P. · May 16, 2012
Merchant Location Map
  1. 1

    Channel Islands

    3600 S Harbor Blvd.

    Suite 210

    Oxnard, California 93035

    805-985-5219

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  2. 2

    La Playa

    1551 Shelter Island Dr.

    San Diego, California 92106

    619-221-8286

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  3. 3

    Marina Del Ray

    4633 Admiralty Way

    Marina del Rey, California 90292

    310-822-6617

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