LMSS – Student Appreciation Social (Membership Event)

All LMSA members are welcome to join us at the Student Appreciation Social.

This is an opportunity to meet some of our new students and for us to thank those who donate their time to the sailing school.

Social starts at 5:00pm, food served at 5:30 or 6pm

Racing 2: Session A

Racing 2: Intermediate Sailboat Racing – Session A

This class is taught by the members of the Eastern Nebraska Sailing Association (ENSA) which promotes sailboat racing at LMSA. This class is intended for those who have completed Racing 1 and are interested in getting additional experience racing. Lectures will include starting tactics, upwind tactics and downwind tactics. You may race using club boats or you are welcome to use your own boat.

  • Prerequisites: This class is open to any club member who has completed the Sailing 1 or has equivalent sailing experience. Open to Adults (18 and older) and Juniors (ages 12 to 17).
  • Cost:  $50 (club members only)

 

Sailing 3: Session A

Sailing 3: Advanced Dinghy Sailing

We also offer an advanced class to sail a 2-sail sloop (Snipes mainly). This class teaches more advanced sailing techniques, including jib and main sail trimming for better performance. Each student is often paired with an instructor for one-on-one on the water practice.

  • Prerequisites: This class is open to any student who has completed Sailing 2 or has equivalent sailing experience. Open to Adults (18 and older) and Juniors (ages 12 to 17).
  • Cost:  Adults $150, Juniors $75

To register visit the Sailing School page

Racing 1: Session A

Racing 1: Beginning Sailboat Racing – Session A

This class is taught by the members of the Eastern Nebraska Sailing Association (ENSA) which promotes sailboat racing at LMSA. This class is intended for those who have completed Racing 1 and are interested in getting additional experience racing. Lectures will include starting tactics, upwind tactics and downwind tactics. You may race using club boats or you are welcome to use your own boat.

  • Prerequisites: This class is open to any club member who has completed the Sailing 1 or has equivalent sailing experience. Open to Adults (18 and older) and Juniors (ages 12 to 17).
  • Cost:  $50 (club members only)

Sailing 1: Session D

Sailing 1: Introduction to Sailing

Sailing 1 is a group class for beginning sailors taught on 14-ft. single-sail Sunfish dinghies and 14-ft two-sail Holder dinghies.  Each class has 4 sessions that are 3 hours in duration.  This class covers the basic concepts of sailing including safety, rigging, knots, points of sail and boat handling.  Each session will have a brief lecture followed by on-the-water sailing practice. (Limited to 10 students per session)

  • Prerequisites: No prior experience required.  Open to all adults (18 and older) and Juniors (ages 12 to 17).
  • Cost:  Adults $150, Juniors $75 (Cost includes US Sailing instruction manual.)

To register, visit the Sailing School page