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.
- Prerequisites: No prior experience required. Open to all adults (18 and older) and Juniors (ages 12 to 17).
- The DNR requires non-Iowa residents to purchase a daily parking permit ($5/day) unless you have an annual Lake Manawa Parking Permit
Additional information is available on the Sailing School page.