Clinton Lake Sailing Association
Sailing Lessons with Onboard Instructor
This is a 4.5-hour adult lesson with breaks included. Membership is not required. Limit 1x per adult. We'll teach sailors how to rig and launch a Flying Scot and then we'll go sailing for the second half of the lesson. Only $25 per person. Sign up here.
Keep sailing for free! Sign up to crew on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Crew for Free
Wednesdays & Thursdays
Flying Scot Wednesdays & Thistle Thursdays are FREE and is organized by CLSA's Flying Scot and Thistle sailors on privately-owned sailboats. Membership is not required. After completing the introductory lesson, sailors simply sign up and show. New sailors are matched with more experienced sailors for maximum learning and maximum fun. The sailing format on Wednesdays and Thursdays is casual racing.
Want to take your sailing to the next level? Become a skipper!
Get started right now by watching our free YouTube class.
Learn to Sail in 60 Minutes
In this 60-minute video, Eric will teach you everything you need to know to sail from point A to point B. The boat in the video is a Flying Scot, the same boat used to teach CLSA sailing lessons. Learn to Sail in 60 Minutes can be taken by anyone, whether preparing for an on-the-water learning program or those interested in learning more about the sport. Page numbers are referenced in the video so you can easily follow along in textbook.
US Sailing also offers a digital version of the text if you don't want to wait.
Watching these training videos before and after learning sessions help you go a long way faster.
Quick Training Videos