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Located in Northport Maine, on Penobscot Bay;   44'22.827 N   68'58.048 W
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Sailing School will be in session on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 9:30 to Noon,  starting June 24, and ending on August 9.

Registration on line is coming soon, simply click on a specific week (below)  to begin registration.   You may also register in person at the NYC clubhouse from 9 to 9:30 AM. before each class.  
*Pricing subject to change
Tuition - Non members:    $125 per week, $45 single lesson
     Members:            $90 per week, $35 single lesson 
Private lessons, for all ages are available by appointment with the Head Instructor. 

Ben Webster,  Head Instructor
610) 451-8205,

Gordon Fuller, Sailing School Liaison

207- 624-2769 (cell),

Coming soon! ... 
You are welcome to register ahead for a weeks lessons,  using the weekly links below.  Please be aware that you must also bring a fully completed, signed waiver form with you to the first lesson.  No one will be allowed to participate in sailing school without providing us with the completed form.

Instructions for student registration and online payment: 
1) You must be an NYC member to use the online registration.  If you have not signed in yet, Please do this before registering.
2) Register for each week of lessons separately.  For each week's registration you may, if needed, register multiple students in one step
3) Remember to download and complete our waiver form, this must be turned in before a student can participate in class. 
4) To start the registration process, just click the week below. 

Register for dummy week: Sailing Lessons: Dummy for testing

Register for Week 1: Sailing Lessons: Week1, 6/24 thru 6/28  
Register for Week 2: Sailing Lessons: Week2, 7/1 thru 7/5
Register for Week 3: Sailing Lessons: Week 3, 7/8 thru 7/12 
Register for Week 4: Sailing Lessons: Week 4, 7/15 thru 7/19
Register for Week 5: Sailing Lessons: Week 5, 7/22 thru 7/26 
Register for Week 6: Sailing Lessons: Week 6, 7/29 thru 8/2 
Register for Week 7: Sailing Lessons: Week 7, 8/5 thru 8/9 
NYC Sailing School Brochure 2018
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Past Sailing School Head Instructors (click for list)
Past Sailing School Head Instructors (click for list)

Walter Downs            1967-78  Program Founder

Katrina Carter          1979 -80

Robert “Bob” Collier and

Andy Wakeman            1987-92

Ham Niles               1993

John Ostrom             1994-95

John Butler             1996

Milo Peavey             1997

Margie Spencer Smith -  1998-2005

 assisted By Ed Williams

Emerson Smith           2006

Tori Reilly             2007

Garrett Lojek           2008-09

Danny Webster (V)       2010-11

Alli Webster            2012-13

Philip Smit             2014-15

Erik Ekberg             2016
Erik Ekberg and 
John Eliot Williams     2017
Ben Webster             2018

Our School Registrar
Our Sailing School registrar Lisa Webster, on duty at the clubhouse before lessons