Lake Fairview Marina in Orlando offers an immersive sailing experience for beginners while participating in our 3-Day, 15-hour American Sailing 101 course. Over the span of a few days, participants are introduced to the fundamentals of sailing with hands-on training with knowledgeable instructors.
Nestled in the scenic surroundings of Lake Fairview, the course will cover essential topics such as sail theory, rigging, knots, and basic navigation. Participants will learn to handle small keelboats up to 27 feet, understand wind direction/wind awareness, and effectively steer our sailing vessel through calm and protected waters. Safety protocols and basic maneuvers are emphasized, ensuring that students gain confidence in their newfound skills.
Lake Fairview serves as an ideal setting for this course, offering calm waters and consistent breezes, creating a perfect environment for beginners to grasp sailing techniques. Instructors provide individual attention, addressing questions and concerns as students navigate through practical exercises.
By the end of the ASA 101 course at Lake Fairview, students will have gained a solid foundation in sailing, enabling them to confidently crew and helm a sailboat in light to moderate conditions. This comprehensive course not only imparts sailing skills but also fosters a deep appreciation for the art of sailing amidst the tranquil beauty of Orlando’s Lake Fairview.
Learn to skipper a 20' - 27' sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, buoyage, seamanship and safety including basic navigation rules to avoid collisions and hazards.
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At ASA we recognize the sacrifices made by the brave men and women who have served or are serving in our country's armed forces. As a token of our appreciation, and our way of saying thank you, we are inviting veterans and active military personnel to share our passion for sailing by offering a discount on our ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing course. Lake Fairview Marina is offering a minimum of $50.00 or 10% off their ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing course.
Lake Fairview Marina
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