Brewer Pilots Point Marina Sailing School

Summer fun in the sun. Come sail with us!

Welcome to Brewer Pilots Point Marina Sailing School! For over 20 years we have shared our passion for sailing with students of all ages and skill levels. Our Junior Program offers instruction to students ages 8-16 in a fun, all-day class. Our Family & Adult Classes are taught on our Colgate 26, and are tailored to your skill level and schedule. We also offer US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification Courses throughout the summer.

Junior Sailing Program

A daily sailing school for all levels of experience

Our sailing instructors are U.S. Sailing certified to teach every level, from novice to advanced racing. We work with small groups of students (6:1 student to instructor average) to ensure that each sailor is engaged, learning, and having a great experience. Throughout the program, we strive to promote life-long values such as sportsmanship, consideration for others, teamwork, and self-worth.

The Beginner level will focus on sailing basics, such as parts of the boat, rigging and de-rigging, seamanship, and points-of-sail, with the goal of each sailor becoming comfortable skippering and crewing in a 2-person sailboat.

The Intermediate level will build upon the basics by honing these skills and mastering all aspects of skippering and crewing a sailboat.

The Race Team is designed for sailors who are ready to take their sailing to the next level and test their skills against other sailors, both within the Junior Sailing Program and at regattas with other racing teams. They will train to improve their boat handling, boat speed, and tactics under an experienced race coach.

Beginner & Intermediate

Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Junior Sailing Program meets daily at Pilots Point South Yard Pavilion. For information and directions, please visit the Brewer Pilots Point Marina homepage.

Session 1: June 25-Jun3 29
Session 2: July 2-July 6 (No Class July 4)
Session 3: July 9-July 13
Session 4: July 16-July 20
Session 5: July 23-July 27
Session 6: July 30-August 3
Session 7: August 6-August 10
Session 8: August 13-August 17

Race Team

Session 1: June 25-July 13 (No Class July 4)
Session 2: July 16-Aug 3

Pricing Information

One Week: $359.00
Two Weeks: $599.00
Three Weeks: $899.00
Full-Summer Racer, 6 Weeks: $1,499.00


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Adult Lessons

Courses tailored to help you achieve your sailing dreams
We have expert instructors with years of experience teaching everything from docking and points-of-sail to basic keelboating and racing. Whether you just want to brush up on your skills or complete one of our U.S. Sailing Certification courses, our friendly staff is available when it is convenient for you. Contact us at or (860) 399-5128 for more information. 
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