Ages 8 to 12
Swim Requirement Must supply proof of ability to swim 75 feet and tread water for 90 seconds. Download our Proof of Swimming Ability Form here.
Experience Requiment Open to everyone! No sailing or climbing experience required!!
Limits None! Program enrollment is first-come, first-served and handled by our program partners at Brooklyn Boulders Somerville. Visit the BKB Somerville Website to sign up!
2015 Dates
  • Monday, July 6 - Friday, July 10; 9 am - 4 pm daily.

*There is no extended day option available for this program.

Locations Charlestown only
Cost $550 per child. No financial assistance is available for this program.

Course Description

Two days of rock climbing. Two days of sailing. One all day quest to a Boston Harbor Island. That’s one epic week!

BKB x Courageous Sailing are teaming up for a rock climbing and sailing cross-program, sure to be the quest of the summer!

Monday and Tuesday at Brooklyn Boulders with bouldering, roped climbing, auto-belays, slacklining and more! Wednesday and Thursday at Courageous Sailing: Young sailors will spend their days learning basic sailing theory and seamanship, raise and strike the sails, steer the boat alongside a certified sailing instructor and learn about Boston Harbor ecology and marine life. They might even have the chance to interact with some sea creatures! Friday on a sailing expedition to a Boston Harbor island, where kids will explore and play team building games!

Space is limited!
Questions? Comments? Concerns? Email Youth Program Manager, Shea, at Shea@BrooklynBoulders.com.

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J/22 Upgrade - $100

 

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The J/22 Upgrade gives you access to our fleet of nine J/22s, in addition to the Rhodes 19s, for just $100 more. While we all love the Rhodes 19, there comes a time when you want to sail in a higher gear. The J/22 is a fast and highly responsive keelboat, built for speed and performance.  You must pass an on-the-water J/22 checkout in order to sail them.

Guest Pass - $50

 

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When combined with a membership, a guest pass allows you to take as many guests sailing with you as many times as you’d like for a one-time fee of $50/season. Generally, a Rhodes-19 or J/22 can fit one skipper and 3-4 guests safely at one time.

Damage Waiver - $50

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Members who purchase the optional damage waiver are released from financial responsibility for physical damage to Courageous boats in their care and custody, so long as it is not caused by the Member's negligence or intentional conduct, violation of the Courageous Sailing Agreement & General Release and Membership Terms & Conditions, failure to stay clear of other boats and obstacles, or running aground.  No waiver of damage liability shall be effective until the damage waiver payment is received.  Please note that the damage waiver does not waive financial responsibility for damage or injury to other boats, property or people, towing services, or lost equipment.  Please read our Sailing Agreement & General Release and Membership Terms & Conditions to fully understand our policies.

One Day Membership

Regular Price: $95 + a one-time $50 checkout fee

 

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Our One-Day membership option, similar to a boat rental, is perfect for experienced sailors who are looking for a little time on the water without a longer commitment. In order to take out one of our Rhodes 19s or J22s, we'll need to schedule a quick on-the-water checkout (including a crew overboard recovery drill and docking under sail) with one of our instructors, which you may do in advance or on the day you go sailing. A One-Day membership gives you access to Boston's inner harbor, and can last for a few hours or the whole day--it's up to you!

If you'd like to purchase a One-Day Membership, email frontdesk@courageoussailing.org to schedule your checkout and reserve a boat. 

One Month Membership

Regular Price: $300

Holiday Special Through December 31: $255 - 15% OFF!

 

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One-Month memberships make sense if you’ll be away for much of the season, or aren’t sure you want to commit to a full membership. Choose any 30-day period and sail all you want!

Weekday Membership

Regular Price: $395

Holiday Special Through December 31: $335 - 15% OFF!

 

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Our weekday memberships are terrific value! If you’ve got the freedom to sail during the week and take advantage of the late summer sunsets, a Weekday membership may be your best bet, and they are very easy on the budget.

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