Open Boating 9/16-9/17

September 14, 2017

This weekend is Octoberfest! We are hosting NWYRC’s youth regatta and are expecting around 140 youth sailors. Open Boating hours will remain the same (Sat/Sun 11am-sunset), however all Fjs and Optis will be reserved for the event. We will also have a race course set us, so please stay clear of the course. If you have any questions, please check with the dockmasters before launching.

Windsurfing Class Added for 9/9 and 9/10

September 5, 2017

We are happy to announce that we have opened a windsurfing class for the weekend of September 9th and 10th. Each day will run from 3:30 to 6:00pm. This class is appropriate for those new to windsurfing and those who need a refresher.

To register, click here.

Full Moon Sail Saturday, 9/2

September 1, 2017

Sail Sand Point’s last full moon sail of the season is this Saturday, September 2nd! Come early for a dessert potluck and sign up around 8pm. Boat rides will be first-come, first-served, and we will be taking names down to reserve spots in the boats. We will aim to have our first set of boat rides out on the water around 9pm. Open Boaters are welcome to take out sailboats independently, as always. Please bring lights (headlamps, bike lights, flashlights)!

Labor Day Weekend & Fall Hours

August 30, 2017

Open Boating will be closing early at 6:00pm this Friday, 9/1. Rentals will be operating under normal summer hours for Labor Day weekend, 9/2-9/4. Fall hours go into effect starting Tuesday, September 5th:

September 5 – October 1
Mon, Wed, Fri: 1:30pm – 7:30pm or sunset
Sat and Sun: 11am – 7:30pm or sunset
Tues, Thurs: CLOSED

October 2 – October 30
Mon and Fri: 1:30pm – 6:30pm or sunset
Sat and Sun: 11am – 6:30pm or sunset
Tues, Wed, Thurs: CLOSED

*The office will be closed on Labor Day, 9/4*

Summer Camp Spots Still Open!

August 7, 2017

We still have open spots in select summer camps. Sign up now to secure your child a spot!

Teen Beginner (High Schoolers Only ages 14-17): August 14-25 (9am-12pm), August 28-Sept 1(9am-4pm)

Mommy/Daddy & Me (ages 6-8):  August 14-18 (9am-12pm), August 28-September 1 ( 9am-12pm)

Teen Beginner (ages 12-17): August 28-September 1

Adventure Camp (ages 13-17): August 21-25, August 28-Sept 1

Youth Intermediate (ages 8-12): August 28-September 1

SB3 Sailing (ages 12-17): August 21-25 (one spot)

FJ/Laser Racing (ages 13-17): August 14-25 (1am-4pm one spot)

 

Full Moon Sail Saturday 8/5 Cancelled

August 3, 2017

Due to poor visibility and unsafe air conditions caused by Smokezilla, we are sorry to say we are cancelling this weekend’s Full Moon Sail. Open Boating hours will remain the same, and we look forward to seeing you all for next months Full Moon Sail on Saturday, September 2nd!

Puget Soundkeeper Event TODAY- 8/3

August 3, 2017

We are excited to welcome Puget Soundkeeper to Sail Sand Point today, August 3rd! They will be having  Summer Sail and Paddlefest on the pier starting at 4pm.

The event will be using some Hobie Waves and paddling equipment, so availability for Open Boating will be limited! Feel free to call before coming down to check on equipment status during the afternoon.

Full Moon Sail!

August 2, 2017

SSP’s 3rd full moon sail of the season is Saturday, August 5th. Come early for a dessert potluck and sign up around 8pm. Boat rides will be first-come, first-served, and we will be taking names down to reserve spots in the boats. We will aim to have our first set of boat rides out on the water around 9pm. Open Boaters are welcome to take out sailboats independently, as always. Please bring lights (headlamps, bike lights, flashlights)!

Adult 102 class this weekend!

July 20, 2017

Ready to take your sailing skills to the next level? Join us at SSP for the Adult 102 class starting this weekend! Class will be held 3:00-5:30pm Saturday and Sunday for two weekends (7/22,7/23,7/29,7/30). The 102 class sails FJs and continues working on upwind sailing skills, smooth gybes and tacks, right of way, and more tricks of the trade. Sign up on our registration website to be part of the fun.

Windsurfing!

July 13, 2017

Windsurfing has arrived at Sail Sand Point! Classes are now open and registration is available. This is a two day, 5 hour class taught by volunteers which will run every Tuesday and Wednesday evening during July and August. Sign up now to secure a spot!