Downtown Sailing Center Coupons and Deals
Why You Should Go: With the heat we've been experiencing recently, many of us have struggled to find the incentive to leave the cool comfort of our air-conditioned homes. So if being by the water doesn't seem to be an effective way of beating the heat, there's only one solution left: be on the water. At Downtown Sailing Center you can get the instruction and boat access to keep the heat at bay while sailing the day away. What You Should Know: The 2012 US Sailing Community Program of the Year, Downtown Sailing Center is a non-profit that seeks to provide sailing education and access for at-risk youth, persons with disabilities, and the community at large. DSC offers a number of youth and adult sailing and racing courses for sailors of all abilities. You'll also be able to purchase various membership levels, providing you with unprecedented access to recreational sailing in the Inner Harbor. So keep cool this summer without staying inside, at Downtown Sailing Center.
Looking for a camp that provides your child adventure with no bounds? Meet Downtown Sailing Center’s Junior Summer Program. Think wind in their hair, cooling sprays from the water, and an unbelievable view of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor! Today’s offer is for Junior Sail Camp: Access Dinghies, which is designed for beginners. Participants will learn the basics of sailing on the access dinghy fleet. These two person, non-capsizable dinghies are a perfect way for anyone to learn how to sail. They are a fun and easy way to get out on the water on your very first day. In addition to lots of time sailing, participants will also engage in numerous off-the-water activities, from group games to sailing focused projects. Each week offers a different adventure theme. The Downtown Sailing Center has been offering youth sailing programs for children between the ages of 8 and 16 since 1990. Since then, thousands of children have learned to sail with them. Sailing is an exhilarating way for children to learn teamwork, concentration and self-confidence -- not to mention a deep appreciation for the natural environment.
We like the cut of your jib, so today we're offering a deal that will really put some wind in your summer sails: Pay $79 for an introduction-to-sailing lesson for two at the Downtown Sailing Center in the Inner Harbor (a $180 value). Held on select dates between June 22 and September 29, this three-hour class will teach you and your first mate the fundamentals of sailing -- giving you a firm anchor into the seafaring world. You'll learn everything from the parts of the boat and safety tips to rigging the sails, trying knots, and the basics of navigation. The certified and experienced instructors at this 17-year-old sailing school boast a fleet of Access Dinghies, J-22s, and Sonars that are ideal for teaching students of all skill levels. You may be a landlubber, but get ready to set sail, have fun, and find your sea legs. Want to know more? Check out the Downtown Sailing Center on Facebook.