Barnegat Bay Sailing School is a small, highly personalized New Jersey sailing school offering introductory and advanced sailing courses in a safe and enjoyable atmosphere. We are located at Cedar Creek Sailing Center in Bayville, New Jersey. Our constant sea breezes, along with our calm bay waters, make this the ideal setting for learning to sail or enjoying a relaxing sailboat charter.
BBSS has been awarded the country’s top outstanding sailing school 5 times by the American Sailing Association. Our New Jersey sailing lessons are designed specifically to make sailing accessible to everyone. That is why at Barnegat Bay Sailing School our ASA Basic Keelboat Certification Course is available as a coed sailing program, a ladies sailing program, or as a junior sailors program.
Our close proximity to Long Beach Island, New Jersey also makes us a great location for a family learn to sail vacation.
When the sailing instruction ends and the practice begin, BBSS will be right by your side giving you the skills to sail with confidence. All ASA graduates are given access to our sailboat rentals to practice their newly acquired sailing skills, either on their own or accompanied by a sailing instructor.
We also offers personalized sailboat charters where you can experience the beauty of Barnegat bay under sail. You can lend a hand, take the helm, or just relax and enjoy a carefree sailboat cruise aboard the 30 foot sailing sloop Margarita.
We offer a ‘For Women by Women’ sailing course taught by a female instructor who has been awarded ASA Outstanding Instructor 3 times.
At Barnegat Bay Sailing School you are taught by the owners who are professional teachers as well as professional sailors.
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.
Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25'-35' keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and seamanship.
Desire to improve or re-familiarize sailing knowledge and skills imparted during previous ASA keelboat certification course(s). Student and Instructor jointly decide on goals prior to the start of the review. Student receives a written, personalized Recommended Plan suggesting steps for continued improvement in knowledge and skills proficiencies after the review is completed. This review may be taken multiple times.
Other Services Offered
- Women Only Courses
- Couples Courses
- Private Courses
- Weekday Courses
- Weekend Courses
- Corporate Team Building Courses
- ASA 'Challenges'
- Day Sail Charters (public)
- Sunset Cruises
Barnegat Bay Sailing School and Sailboat Charters
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