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Half-Day Sailing


2019 Half Day Sailing Experience

Membership Not Required.
For adults 18 + years.
Minimum of 2 people.

An opportunity for non-sailors that are not members of the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club to experience the sport of sailing in a half-day. 

Participants will start the afternoon with lunch at the Club. Afterward, they will learn how to sail in the Marine Activity Center classroom and onboard a J22 sailboat with a certified sailing instructor. 

Once you understanding how to sail you will then learn how to race sailboat.  Three races will be sailed followed by a “happy hour” at the Club's Gazebo Bar or Tower Pub complete with a trophy presentation.

To book your Half-Day Sailing Experience contact Wally Cross at 313 884-2500 or wcross@gpyc.org