Sail Away (March 2020)

Sail Away (March 2020)
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2365 Camp Kiwanis Road
Eclectic, AL 36024, US
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Come join the fun! Learn to sail and have an AWESOME time on beautiful Lake Martin. This program will help girls develop courage, confidence, and character through the skill of sailing. Cost includes: teaching instructions, accommodations, Saturday breakfast, Saturday dinner, Sunday breakfast, and snacks for in between and starting home on Sunday. Out of council scouts welcome!

The weekend will cover introduction to sailing and sailing safety for the class 1 sailors, while more experienced (those who have attended Summer Sail Away or past weekends) will learn more advanced skills to possibly move to a higher class.

All other classes will be grouped by the level of experience of each sailor. All classes are taught basic water rescues, parts and rigging a sailboat, points of sail, weather, knots and hitches, and navigation.

Class 1 – Beginners Single Sailing and Safety (Tandem)

Class 2 – Intermediate Sailing Open Water (Tandem and Single)

Class 3 – Dingy Sailing (Mainsail, Jib)

Class 4 – Sloop Sailing (Flying Scot)

Bring: Health History, bathing suits, sailing gloves, water bottle, SPF 85 sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, water shoes (not flip flops), long sleeve shirt that can get wet, sleeping bag, pillow, and any other personal items needed for weekend camping trip. You may bring your own class III PFD with whistle attached. No need for eating utensils. Bring a bag lunch for Saturday.

Regular and Out of Council cost: $75.00

Entrepreneur discount of $25 can be selected per girl during registration.  

$20.00 per Adult
$75.00 per Girl Scouts
Cancellation Policy
By YOU - Cancellation notifications must be submitted to before the registration deadline. A 15% cancellation fee will be withheld for registration refund processing. By COUNCIL - For cancellations due to weather-related problems, or for other reasons beyond the council's control, we will attempt to notify the troop contact listed on the form by email or telephone. Every attempt will be made to issue full refunds for such cancellations. If an event is cancelled by the council for reasons other than those stated above, you will be notified as soon as possible via the contact on the registration form and a full refund will be issued.


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