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Sail Monterey Bay

Spinnaker Course

This two-day course introduces the student to the basics of spinnaker handling and more performance-oriented sailing. You'll learn advanced upwind sail trim, how to set, trim, jibe and douse symmetrical spinnakers, safety techniques and broach avoidance and recovery. This course is taught on our Santa Cruz 27' or 30'foot Olson 911 performance sailboats.

Format: Two consecutive days, Sat. & Sun, Day 1, 10:00am-4:00pm/Day 2, 10:00am-4:00pm.

Prerequisite: Basic Coastal Cruising or permission from staff.

Group (minimum 3 students) - $325.00/person
Member - $292.50/person

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(831) 423-SAIL
(800) 374-2626

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