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Intermediate Camp

INTERMEDIATE: (Ages 10-16), 2 Week Program

Intermediate programming bridges the divide from crewmember to skipper in a two week course focused around getting campers prepared to sail a J22 unassisted. In the first week, all intermediate boats will sail with an instructor onboard. During the first week the focus is a closer look at sail trim and crew work, how to use a spinnaker, and skipper essentials such as departing/returning to the dock and Person-In-Water recovery drills. During the second week, campers will put together all of these skills to sail a boat without an instructor directly onboard. From a short distance off coaches will be instructing from a powerboat as they continue to focus on developing intermediate level skills such as spinnaker sets/douses, the basics of racing, sailing backwards, and steering without a rudder. 

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 Intermediate Sessions: (Two Weeks, $550/Week)           Dates:            
Session 1 June 19 - 30
Session 2 July 3 - 14
Session 3 July 17 - 28
Session 4 July 31 - August 11
Session 5 August 14 - 25

If financial assistance is needed, The DSC offers a scholarship. More information is in the Camp FAQ tab.


The Downtown Sailing Center

Est 1994
1425 Key Highway, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 727-0722 •