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Afterguard Sailing Academy is a is a fun and experienced sailing club located in the San Francisco area. Whether you are an experienced sailor or are just getting started, we have exciting packages to suit everyone's style. If you're looking to try something new, let our experienced crew teach you the basics through our fun and exciting sailing lessons. We'll turn you into a pro in no time! If you would like more information, please contact the Afterguard Sailing Academy today.
In San Francisco, there's no better way to spend the warm sunny days than out on the water. Joining a sailing club can be a great way to get out on the water, and to meet new people who love doing doing what you love too! With low affordable membership pricing and sailing lessons, there's never been a better time to join us. We would love to have you aboard!
Not only is our sailing club great for locals to become members, we also offer options for folks on vacation to enjoy the beauty and adventure of sailing. We rent boats and offer sailing charters which is a great experience for families on vacation or even for business events. For more information on sailing charters, contact us today! We hope to see you soon!
Ask about our sailing lessons! Fun & Informative Sailing Lessons
At Afterguard Sailing Academy we combine high quality instruction with the most affordable prices using solid bay boats. Our sailboats are designed to stay dry and feel safe regardless of challenging winds and waters. More than your average sailing company, we offer all the American Sailing Association classes complete with a list of special interest courses, including Cooking Afloat, Diesel Troubleshooting and a Cruising preparation series.
Afterguard Sailing Academy welcomes participants of all skill levels. If you’re new to the sailing scene we have a 2 hour, 4 hour or 2 day introduction course to sailing. However, if you’ve been through multiple Sailing Lessons and are seeking something more customized, our team will tailor each course according to your needs. What are you waiting for? Call Afterguard Sailing Academy to schedule your Sailing Lesson today!
Introductory Sailing Lessons
Hop aboard to learn new key terms, knots and enjoy two fun filled days while learning the basics of how to sail a boat. Your Introductory Sailing Lesson will begin in the smooth waters of Oakland Estuary to help you become acclimated and relaxed. Once these basic skills are mastered you will receive an Afterguard certificate of achievement as Competent Crew.
ASA Sailing Certifications
Afterguard Sailing Academy offers sailing lessons focused on the American Sailing Association (ASA) Certifications. In these classes, you'll learn the basics of piloting small boats, coastal cruising, multi-hull sailing, and more! Once you've mastered these courses, you'll be ready to take on almost any situation! IF you're serious about learning to sail, call Afterguard Sailing Academy to schedule your next sailing lesson today!
Whether you’re a boat owner looking to embark in the possibilities of Sailing Charters or a private party looking to enjoy the Bay’s scenery, Afterguard Sailing Academy welcomes you aboard.
The Academy rents our boats to certified sailors, certified by an Internationally accepted agency; and runs Skippered Charters for those that are not certified. Our team of sailing professionals has a variety of options for our clientele. We offer tours through a protected estuary or for more adventurous folk we sail through the San Francisco Bay. If you’re new to town we can tour you through iconic locations of San Francisco, including bridges, islands, and lighthouses.
The San Francisco Bay Experience
The 3-hour sailing charter on San Francisco Bay takes you past some of San Francisco's most iconic scenery. Sail by San Francisco's World Famous Embarcadero, Alcatraz, and more! Morning Trips offer sailors a gentler ride and better light for most photography. Afternoon Gusts can make for a spirited sailing experience. Call us today to enjoy this incredible Sailing Experience!
Affordable Sailing Club
If you’re Bay Area resident looking for a sailing club that lets you do what you love most without breaking the bank, then our Oakland Sailing Meetup Group is perfect for you! Established in 2008, our Meetup group has grown to 480 members where low-cost group activities fill our monthly calendar. For further information contact Afterguard Sailing Academy today!
Become an Active Member! Visit Us Online for details!
Become an Active Member to our sailing club Gain Unlimited Access to boats within your size range. Prices range from $155 - $325 / Month depending on the size of the boat you'd like to sail with. Our Fleet includes boats for all types. Visit our Fleet Page for details and prices. Afterguard Sailing Academy is the easiest way to gain access to the boats you're passionate about. Visit Us Online or Call today!
About The Captain
Captain Mary is the owner of the Acadamy and has been teaching sailing since 1984. She became the first woman instructor and evaluator for the American Sailing Association. Out of more than 10,000 instructors, there have been less than 200 instructor evaluators worldwide, making her expertise all the more valuable. Mary has been continuously active, offering a minimum of 3 instructor clinics a year since 1997; and is also the co-author of the Sailing Made Easy Book, touted as the by Sail Magazine and others as the Best Learn to Sail Book available in the market. She has the reputation of being one of the toughest on the water, but the one you’ll undoubtedly learn the most from. Sail with the best. Contact Captain Mary today at email@example.com.
If you're an ocean lover looking to learn the ropes of sailing for yourself, then Afterguard Sailing Academy is the place for you! Conveniently located in Oakland, we offer everything from sailing lessons and Boat Rentals to sailboat charters all of which roam the beautiful San Francisco Bay waters. Ideal for locals learning to enhance their maritime knowledge or tourists seeking an unparalleled view of the City skyline, our sailing professionals have an adventure perfect for you! Give Captain Mary a call today for further details on our Bay-bound possibilities.
Afterguard Sailing Academy is a internationally renowned school specializing in sailing lessons, sailboat charters and our very own Bay Area sailing club. We offer sailboat rentals for certified sailors and skipper- hosted boat charters that tour the San Francisco Bay and local estuaries.
Our sailing lessons are fun and vast for all skill levels.
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