Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • Edgewater Yacht Club

    NEW 2018 Intermediate Racing
      (looking for the Beginner Series classes? click here)

    - You must be a member of NCWSA to attend the Intermediate Racing. Click here to join NCWSA

    Who should attend this course?
    Racing sailors (skippers and crew) who have been in at least 15 races.  

    Now that you've been on the course, heard the terms, and experienced different race situations, let's take it to the next level:

    Topics covered:

     - Starting  - Rules - Favored sides - What happens on each leg?

    - Teamwork - Trim - Knocks/Lifts - Local Knowledge - and More

    1 Session

    Tuesday - May 22, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Edgewater Yacht Club

    The cost is $15.00, and does NOT include the book

    NOTE - This is the SAME book we offer with the Beginner Series! 

    "Getting Started in Sailboat Racing" is $15 when purchased with registration. 

    It's NOT required, but is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED - it's a great "Next Step" for racing.

    You can pre-purchase the book when you sign up for the class, or can purchase directly from  (Click on the link below)

       Getting Started in Sailboat Racing (2nd Edition)

    (Pre-purchased books will be available at class)

    • Saturday, June 02, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • EYC
    NCWSA Spinnaker Clinic
    Saturday 6/2/2018

    Taking the "scary" out of Spinnakers!

    • Want to sail PHRF, but don't have anyone onboard that knows how to fly a spinnaker?

    • Want to understand better about everything that's going on when flying a spinnaker?

    This clinic will help you learn how to rig, set, fly, and douse a SYMMETRICAL spinnaker. 

    The clinic will be held on Tartan-Tens, and every participant will see and experience all aspects of using a spinnaker.

    When: Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Time:  9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Arrive by 8:45 AM)

    Cost: $20 (Does NOT include lunch or beverages - bring your own. We will also take orders for box lunches - info to come. Coolers will be available)

    Who should register? Anyone who needs or wants to know how to use a Spinnaker. 
    (Beginning Racers are allowed to participate, but NO NOVICE racers/sailors)


    • You do NOT have to be a member of NCWSA to participate in this clinic. 
    • Women registrants will be given priority, but men will be allowed to register and participate as space allows. 
    • We plan to be on the water during lunch - There will be coolers onboard for your lunch and your beverages 


    • Sunday, June 03, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • EYC


    • Saturday, June 09, 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    • EYC

    NCWSA Skipper's Clinic
    Saturday 6/9/2018

    Want to learn to drive a racing sailboat? 
    Want to be a better skipper? 

    When: Saturday, June 9, 2018
    Time:  8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Cost: $35 ($40 if registering after June 2)

    Who should register?
     Those who wish to learn to skipper a racing sailboat, or how to be a better skipper.
    (Minimum requirement to participate: Must have at least 1 year of racing experience.)

    NOTE: Women who are NOT members of NCWSA are welcome to participate in this clinic. 


    • Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • EYC


    • Sunday, July 08, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


    • Sunday, July 22, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • EYC


    • Sunday, August 26, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • EYC


    • Sunday, September 09, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


    • Sunday, September 16, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


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