TYPES OF SAILS
3 hours, offered daily
A Members Sail is a pre-scheduled sail open to members whether they are skippers or crew. Join a 3 hours Members Sail with other club members, meet new friends and get a chance to explore new horizons! Members Sails are available daily - Once or twice a day. Members can invite one guest along at no additional charge.
3 hours, offered daily
A Private Sail is a 3-hours sail at the members own convenience along with a party of up to 6 guests of their own. Private Sails are available Monday-Sunday from 6am to 6pm (last sail to return by sunset). Once authorized as skippers to operate the club boats on their own - skipper members can do a bareboat sail - with their own crew. Crew and Social members can book a private sail where the skipper will be provided by Sailors NYC - upon advanced notice.
2-3 hours, offered twice a week
Learn, exercise, and get checked on your knowledge and skills. The lessons are open for sailors of all skill levels, and each student is challenged according to their skill level. Up to 4 students. Accompanied by a sailor instructor / mentor member.
Weekend long, select dates throughout the season
Weekend Cruises are planned by the members, considering: tides and currents, distance from home-port (radius of 35-40nm), crew’s interests and skill level. Departures are typically on Saturday morning and returns on Sunday evenings. Open for sailors of all skill levels. Up to 6 members. Accompanied by an experienced skipper.
SPECIAL CLUB SAILS
1-3 times a month, times vary
Club members only sails, mostly free and in addition to membership allowance. Time: between 2 hours and a full day. To name a few: 4th of July Fireworks Sail, Pirate Sail, Halloween Sail, local boat parades, viewing of on-water local sailing events, extended day-sails and members meetings under sail. Open for sailors of all skill levels. Up to 6 members. Accompanied by an experienced skipper.
Wednesday nights and select weekend long races throughout the season
Open for members who are enrolled in the Racing program and can be offered last minute to members in case the crew is short handed. Every Wednesday night between May-August, weekend races in the harbor and beyond (Around Long Island Race, NY to Montauk) throughout the season. Open for sailors of medium-high level of experience. Up to 5 members. Accompanied by a racing coach.
Covid-19 Status Update - as of 6/24/2020
It is with a heavy heart that we are announcing that Sailors NYC will not be opening for the 2020 season. The recent COVID-19 crisis took a tremendous toll, both financially and physically on the community, and as a small business - it is beyond our ability to recover quickly enough to be able to run the 2020 season. Click HERE to read more. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at any time 201-380-4414 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Stay safe and healthy!