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The Downtown Sailing Center - Where Sailing is for All People!

Access-ability Sailing

Sailing is a powerful way for people with disabilities to push their limits. The DSC is committed to providing access to sailing regardless of physical ability. The DSC's docks are equipped with accessible ramps, Hoyer lifts and plenty of room. The parking lot has accessible parking and wheelchair-accessible restrooms. The DSC also has two different kinds of accessible sailboats, the Sonar 23 keelboat (used by the U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team) and the Access 303, a one- or two-person non-capsizable dinghy that can be sailed by almost anyone!

Adaptive Program Opportunities

  • Access-Ability Sailing offers individuals with disabilities the opportunity to sail one or two Saturdays each month from April through August. At the end of each season, these participants are invited to the DSC for a party and fun regatta, the Ya'Gotta Regatta
  • Partnership programs work with organizations that serve people with disabilities and other organizations, such as churches, synagogues, temples, community centers and youth groups, through our community programs. Hundreds of people with disabilities sail at the DSC each summer through these programs.


 Take a step back in time with this video. Some of the sailors have moved on, but the spirit, community, and access remain as true as ever!


Questions?

If you would like to know more about any of the DSC's accessible sailing programs, please call the office at 410.727.0722 or send an email to johanna@downtownsailing.org.


Participant Registrations - Access-Ability Events

05 May 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
19 May 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
02 Jun 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
09 Jun 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
16 Jun 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
30 Jun 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
14 Jul 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
28 Jul 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
11 Aug 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
25 Aug 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
08 Sep 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
16 Sep 2018 10:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock

Volunteer Registrations - Access-ability Events

05 May 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
19 May 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
02 Jun 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
09 Jun 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
16 Jun 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
30 Jun 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
14 Jul 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
28 Jul 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
11 Aug 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
12 Aug 2018 7:30 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
25 Aug 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
08 Sep 2018 9:00 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock
16 Sep 2018 8:30 AM • Downtown Sailing Center "A" Dock

Downtown Sailing Center at the Baltimore Museum of Industry
1425 Key Highway, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21230
410.727.0722 • lynn@downtownsailing.org

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