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sailboats on Boston Harbor

Racing Course - $1125

Soling Racing on Boston Harbor

For sailors with little or no racing experience, this course will teach you the racing rules, boat handling, spinnaker skills and boat speed needed to be competitive. Races are videotaped for analysis.

Prerequisite: Advanced Course or equivalent experience.

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5 Week - Summer
Classroom sessions are held Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm. On the water instruction takes place as part of the Thursday Night Racing Series from 5:30-9:00pm.
5 Week - Fall
Classroom sessions are held on Thursday evenings from 6-8pm. On the water instruction takes place as part of the Saturday Racing Series from 9:30am-1:00pm.
9 Week - Winter

Classroom sessions take place on Thursday evenings from 6-8pm throughout the Frostbite season. Sailing is part of the J-24 Frostbite Series on Saturdays from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Each class will be split into two teams which will alternate Saturdays for the entire series. Classroom sessions are held on Thursdays.

Winter Racing Class
If you are new to frostbite racing and don't mind the cooler temperatures, we offer our Racing Class in conjunction with the Frostbite Racing Series! 
Classroom: 7 Thursdays from 6-8pm, starting November 3rd (exact schedule to be determined at first classroom session)
Alternating Saturdays November 5th- March 25th, 11am-3pm
Prerequisite: Prior racing experience or Boston Sailing Center Advanced course with at least two months of practice afterwards