Learn To Sail


At the St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show

Offered in cooperation with Sailing Florida Charters and Sailing School

Have you thought wouldn’t it be great to join those people out on Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, peacefully sailing along and enjoying the wind, the salt air, the breeze and the excitement of making a boat go using only the wind ?  Well, instead of dreaming your life, live your dreams! 

You can learn to sail, and experience this in a 2 day intensive and luxurious setting while taking advantage of all of the exhibits, seminars and special events at the St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show

As a bonus, you will discover how amazing it is to stay on board a modern, well equipped sailboat at one of the Gulf Coast’s premier marinas, The Renaissance Vinoy Marina. 

In 2 days, the certified and licensed teaching staff of the award winning Sailing Florida Charters and Sailing School will have you confidently and safely sailing.  You’ll learn the sailing terminology and lingo, all aboutequipment, sailing theory, points of sail, positive crew communications, crew overboard recovery, knots, traffic rules, with special emphasis on docking and safety skills. 

You will complete all of the requirements for the national standard ASA 101 Basic Sailing Course.  And overnight, you’ll stay on board at the Renaissance Vinoy Marina, enjoying all of the amenities this luxury resort has to offer.   

This overnight learn-to-sail program is offered Thursday/Friday December 3rd and 4th, and again on Saturday/Sunday December 5th and 6th.

The course fee is $ 525.00 per person or $ 950.00 per couple.  The course fee includes the 2 day ASA 101 Basic Sailing Course (regular fee is $ 385.00 per person), the ASA 101 Certification Fee (normally $ 39.00 per person), a 4 day ticket to the St. Petersburg Boat Show (a $ 60.00 value),  an after sail happy hour, and a one night stay aboard (a $ 194.50 per person value).

Space is extremely limited.  For questions, please e-mail [email protected], or call Discover Sailing at 414-944-1550.

CONTACT US 50 Water Street Warren, RI 02885
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