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SSP and CYC host Octoberfest September 27-28th

September 14, 2014

Sail Sand Point and the Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle will be hosting the annual Octoberfest Youth Regatta on September 27-28, 2014. This is the final event in the Northwest Youth Racing Circuit and open to youth ages 18 and under.

Optimist, Laser Radial, Laser, FJ, Hobie 16, and 29er classes are all welcome, there will be a 5-boat minimum for a class. Additional classes are welcome, advanced notice is appreciated.

There will be an Optimist Green Fleet sailing a separate course with on-the-water coaching.

Sail Sand Point will have limited charters available from their fleet of 12 FJs, 28 Optimists, 6 Hobie 16 and 13 Lasers. Coach boats will also be available to charter. Please contact Nino at nino@sailsandpoint.org for charters.

Preregistration is strongly encouraged! Preregistration fees are $35 per participant and must be received by Sail Sand Point by 5:00pm on Monday September 22, 2014. Week-of registration fees are $40 per participant.

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SSP is giving FREE sailing lessons at Boats Afloat!

September 11, 2014



Join us this weekend for the Boats Afloat show in South Lake Union! Sail Sand Point will be providing free 60-minute sailing lessons for kids and families on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Lessons begin at 1pm on Friday with “Kids Only” and “Parents welcome” sessions. To see the full schedule and sign up ahead of time please visit the Boats Afloat site here.

Four of Sail Sand Point’s Hobie Waves will be there for the sails and instruction will be provided by one of our US Sailing Level 1 certified instructors. In this brief lesson kids will be introduced to the Hobie Wave, steering, and learn a new knot!

You can also visit us at the 48 North booth to enter our Boat Show raffle! Prizes include a Sea Bags tote bag, sailing class, or 2015 Open Boating pass. There are also fun activities for kids of all ages (coloring contest!).






Sail Sand Point is a non-profit community boating center in Seattle's Magnuson Park. We believe in creating a vibrant sailing community where all ages, skill levels and backgrounds can learn and enjoy sailing.


Join us for open boating!

Community members can share our sailboats, kayaks, and paddleboards.

Store your boat with us

Store your boats, kayaks, and canoes in our facility for a fee.


Race with us!

Join the fun with weekly race nights or check out the Youth Racing teams


Bring your group to visit!

Partner with us through Outreach or schedule a Private Group to visit


Support Us

We can always use a hand! Volunteers, equipment donations, fundraising, and more.