Dress comfortably for the weather. Shorts, jeans, t-shirts are fine. Wear non-marking sneakers or boat shoes. Please no flip flops, sandels, open toed, or street shoes. Bring a light jacket and/or a rain slicker. A ball cap to keep the sun out of your eyes. Bring sunscreen and sunglasses.
Yes. Life jackets will be provided and must be worn. If you have a favorite life jacket, please feel free to bring your own.
Yes. We recommend packing a lunch and any snacks and drinks you may wish to have for the day. No alcohol please. We will take a 30 minute lunch break around noon for the Keelboat 101 course. We have a cooler with ice aboard.
No, you may choose any available day.
You should be agile and in good health, able to move about unaided on a slanted deck while handling lines.
Although this is not common, we will sail in light rain so bring a rain slicker or a change of clothes. If it thunderstorms, we will head for shelter in the marina. If bad weather prevents on the water instruction, unused time will be made up at a later date. This will be the skipper's call.