ASA Sailing Fun Program and ASA Junior Sailing Program Coming to Asia in 2024!

By: American Sailing, Learn To Sail, Press Release

In Asia, especially in China, kids and teenagers have shown a strong enthusiasm for learning small-boat sailing and participating in small-boat competitions. In response to this growing demand ASA Headquarters, in the US, has joined with ASA Asia in unveiling the ASA Sailing Fun Program and the ASA Junior Sailing Program. Elaborately designed to meet the unique requirements of the Asian market, these exclusive programs are specially tailored for Asia.

Ahoy, Young Sailors of Asia! Get ready to set sail on a thrilling voyage with the American Sailing Association’s Sailing Fun Program and Junior Sailing Program in 2024. If you’ve ever dreamed of feeling the wind in your hair and mastering the art of sailing, it is now to take action!

Sailing Fun Program: Where Fun Meets the Sea!

For those who want a first taste of sailing in a more relaxed setting, the ASA Sailing Fun Program is the perfect fit! Choose between the Sailing Fun-Junior Sailor (4 hours) or the Sailing Fun-Sailor (16 hours) level, and get ready for a journey filled with laughter, learning, and an abundance of fun!

Junior Sailing Program: Learn, Sail, Conquer!

ASA Junior Sailing Program is well-designed to provide teenagers with a comprehensive sailing education, especially in small boats. Whether your teen is a novice or a skilled sailor, our program caters to all skill levels.

No experience? Not a problem! Dive into the Start Sailing: Beginner Level, where you will be able to independently sail in open, calm waters, demonstrating fundamental maneuvers of small boat handling. You’ll confidently sail in no time, after even just 24 hours of on-water training.

Already mastered the basics? Further improve your skills in the Start Sailing: Skilled Level. Feel the thrill as you control the balance and speed of the boat. From rigging the boat independently to mastering tacking maneuvers, this level is all about refining your sailing prowess within a duration of 24 hours.

The Start Sailing: Proficient Level is your gateway to maneuvering a small boat with grace. Navigate the waters in wind speeds up to 15 knots, apply various skills, and achieve optimal boat speed. It’s time to sail like a pro!

The excitement doesn’t end there! Move on to the exhilarating Racing Levels — Start Racing and Performance Racing — where you’ll learn the ins and outs of racing rules and tactics. Feel the boosting adrenaline as you participate in small-scale races.

For those with a passion for sail trim and spinnaker handling, our Sail Trim Level is perfect for honing your skills. Learn the intricacies of sail power, angle of attack, and mast bend, and confidently handle symmetric and asymmetric spinnakers.

Our Day Sailing Program encourages students to explore local waters and complete day sailing with friends under the guidance of experienced ASA instructors. From safety preparations to handling emergencies and heavy weather conditions, Day Sailing ensures you’re prepared for an exhilarating maritime adventure.

Meet Joy: Your Animated Sailing Friend!

As we unveil the exciting programs mentioned earlier, ASA is delighted to introduce Joy, a cartoon character setting sail with our youth sailors. Developed in an effort to enhance the learning experience for our young sailors and introduce engaging educational tools tailored to their needs, ASA is excited to showcase an array of Joy-themed products – from interesting animations to interactive flashcards and collectible badges. Join us as we set sail on this educational journey with Joy!

Global Expertise
With a rich history and global reputation, ASA brings world-class sailing education to your kids.

Safety First
Our programs prioritize safety, ensuring that every kid learns in a safe and supervised environment.

Expert Instructors
Our experienced ASA-certified instructors are dedicated to ensuring a safe and enjoyable learning experience for teenagers of all skill levels.

Comprehensive Curriculum
From the basics to advanced racing techniques, our programs cover them all.

Environmental Awareness
ASA is committed to marine environmental protection. Students learn the importance of preserving our oceans and respecting marine life.

Developed exclusively for the Asian market, the ASA Sailing Fun Program and ASA Junior Sailing Program aren’t just standalone experiences – they’re gateways to a world of joy! Brace yourselves for diverse activities – stay tuned for updates on these captivating activities by visiting the official ASA Asia website: Don’t miss the opportunity to embark on an unforgettable seafaring adventure with these debuted sailing programs in Asia. Give your kids the gift of a lifetime – the ability to safely navigate the seas with confidence, skill and wisdom.

Set sail with ASA Asia in 2024! The wind, waves, and wonders of the open sea are awaiting you!