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Located in sunny San Rafael, Marin County, Sailing Education Adventures (SEA) is the Bay Area’s premier Non-Profit community-sailing organization and has been delivering quality sailing education for over thirty years. 

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Sailing - Youth & Adult Classes
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SEA Sailing Classes and Camps for 2016

Youth Summer Programs (Enrolling for Summer 2016)

Adult Introduction to Sailing (Enrolling for June)

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Canal Challenge! July 2nd, 2016

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2016 Canal Challenge!

On Saturday, July 2nd, join the SEA flotilla down the Canal for a sail-in to Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, a fantastic restaurant owned by Phil Lesh that offers great dockside views with "homegrown food and music" along The Canal. Alternatively, stop on the other side of the canal for a quick bite to eat at Montecito Plaza.

Families and friends are invited to join us at the restaurant and watch the sailors come in, enjoy lunch and music.

After lunch, sailors can tack up The Canal for afternoon sailing until 4pm. 

CanalHow to participate: Boat reservations are open to SEA Member Adults and SEA youth who have completed Basic Sail Camp. Picos can accommodate either one adult or up to two youth. Catalina Capris can accommodate up to four people. If you are a friend of SEA but not a member and you can sail, please email us if you would like join the crew on one of the SEA boats.

All SEA boats will be leaving from Loch Lomond Marina.
Member boats bay sail from other locations.

To book a boat:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  us with your request!  Logistics and info will follow.

(times are a little early)

9:00 - 9:30am Meet at the docks to rig your boats.
10am Flotilla Begins. 
12pm Arrive at Terrapin Crossroads for lunch!

Picos (up to 2 people) - $25/boat

Capri/Catalina (up to 4 people) - $50/Boat

Rowboats (up to 3 people) - $20/Boat 

Once you have emailed to make sure your boat is available, 
you may use the form below to submit the payment.

Type of Boat
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National Safe Boating Week Event 2016

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 Thank you to all the volunteers who helped with the information table and to those offering sailing mini-lessons. Also, we'd like to extend our thanks to the LLYC and the Coast Guard Auxiliary for sharing the event.

Loch Lomond Marina
110 Loch Lomond Drive San Rafael

Saturday, May 21st
2016

10am-4pm

Sailing Education Adventures teams up with the US Coast Guard Auxiliary to Celebrate National Safe Boating Week with family fun activities, vessel inspections and life jacket giveaways. We’ll share important information about safe boating in the San Francisco Bay and more!

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FREE!
Life Jacket (PFD) Giveaways – limited supply!
Coast Guard Auxiliary Vessel Safety Checks 10am - 2pm 
Life Jacket Awareness Demonstration
Maritime Children’s Games 
Important Information for Mariners

SAILING!
The public is invited to sail with us for mini lessons! 

 
Members
 
join_nowRenew your current membership or Join SEA as a new member. 

Adult/Family Members Only. Let's get sailing! We've got lots of opportunities for open sails. Are you new to SEA? Do you already know how to sail? Then, you need to get your skills checked out so you can join the fun. Read more about membership benefits! Membership is annual and starts the day you sign up. Email us if you have questions. Besides small boat sailing, we have a Santana 525 available for chartering ($80!) AND we have rowboats and a great Trawler Descalza  available for chartering too!

MEMBERS - GET YOUR SAILCARDS NOW so you can join our scheduled open sails for $50 for 5 sails!
 
(Purchase your Sail Card!) Member Open Sails are opportunities for members to get out on the water to practice skills and have fun. A volunteer coordinator ensures safety by following boats with a chase boat. To join these sails, you've either taken a class from us or have been checked out. Youth are welcome with their sailing parents or guardian as part of the Family Sailing program. However, youth under 18 without parents, must register and pay for the youth classes. 
 
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SAILS:
 
Weather Permitting

Member Open Sail Saturday, June 4th @ 10am

Freebie Member Open Sail Saturday, June 18th @ 10am

 

IN THE NEWS:

Marin Independent Journal
Marin Independent Journal
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SailSFBay.org
Marin Mommies
The Dominican Beat
 

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From Our News Page

Summer Sailstice 2016

Sail-stice -- Saturday, June 18th

It's free member sailing at SEA.

Come on down to the docks and sail around for a bit. Bring a friend sailing.

Open Sail starts at 10am and will continue conclude around 4pm.

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2016 Sail Camp Open House - May 15th!
Sail Camp Open House!

 

Date: Sunday, May 15th
Time: 12-3pm 
Cost: Sailing Free
Location: SEA @ Marin Yacht Club
24 Summit Avenue,  San Rafael  Google Map

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Freebie Member Sail April 17

Freebie Member Sail - April 17th

Warm weather and light wind made for a relaxing day of boating in sunny Marin County. Fourteen members and friends met up at the docks to mess around in boats and have a fun day.

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Racing With Copepods! - A Documentary

Racing With Copepods - December 1, 2014

SEA has been proud to participate in a documentary, Racing With Copepods, released in December, 2014.

The documentary is about 12 middle school youths in a one-week race sailing course where they learn about the fastest animal on earth: copepods. In the process they connect with the natural marine world and become advocates for its well-being.

 - See more on the facebook page at:
https://www.facebook.com/RacingWithCopepods

 

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Funded by 11th Hour Racing, a program of the Schmidt Family Foundation. 

 

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We would like to thank these special partners and supporters. Thank you!

Loch Lomond Marina
Marin Yacht Club
San Rafael Yacht Harbor
Dominican University
Fish Restaurant
Whipper Snapper Restaurant
America True
Phoenix Project Initiative
Sail SF Bay
California DBW
Pasta Pomodoro, Mill Valley
Wesley Morgan, Musician
Cavallo Point
Sports Basement
West Marine
Bazooka Mama Productions
Saylor's Restaurant
Trader Joe’s
Suppenkueche Restaurant
Terrapin Crossroads
Schooner Freda B
Gundlach Bundschu Winery
Bartholomew Park winery 
Fearless Computing
Sue Fisher King

Short Schwartz, Youth Band.  

Also, thank you to Dominican University, 
Bahia Vista Elementary School, 
Kent Middle School,
and Summerfield High School.