Fall 2016 Sailing: Anchors Aweigh!

[NOTE (08/23/16): Revised dates for Fall Welcome BBQ and start of sailing lessons are below.]

Cal State Long Beach’s fall 2016 semester begins Monday, which means the new sailing semester is about to kick off!

Later this month, CSULB Sailing will host a number of activities for potential new members to get involved and learn more about what the Sailing club has to offer.

Here’s a look at our upcoming activity schedule:


week-of-welcome-2016CSULB Week of Welcome

  • When? Wed 8/31 and Thu 9/1 (11am to 2pm)
  • Where? CSULB, upper campus quad, Northwest corner (map here). Look for the big, colorful catamaran sailboat!
  • Why? Stop by for information on: 1) the club, 2) our “open house” sailing barbecue on Sept 10th, and 3) our beginner sailing lessons, which begin Sept 17th and 18th.
  • Note: Lessons are open to all CSULB students, and a limited number of faculty, staff and alumni. (Members of the public are NOT eligible.)

prez-sail-groupFall ’16 Welcome BBQ

  • When? Sat 9/10 (12:00pm to 4:00pm)
  • Where? Leeway Sailing Ctr (5437 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA)
  • Why? Free food and free sailing! Our “open house” welcome barbecue is your chance to sail, eat, and sign up for beginner sailing lessons for Fall 2016.
  • Note: Lesson sign ups must be made in-person and spots fill up quickly, so please arrive at noon to ensure yourself a space in Saturday or Sunday classes.
  • More lesson info below ↓

capri-sailors-16Sailing Lessons (Learn to Sail!)

  • When? 8-week sessions for Fall 2016 begin Sat 9/17 and Sun 9/18
  • Where? Lessons take place each week at Leeway Sailing Ctr (5437 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA).
  • Why? Learn to sail, of course! Lessons are designed for those with little to no previous sailing experience. If you’re a CSULB student and want to learn, we’re your best opportunity!
  • Note 1: All sign-ups take place in-person at the Sept 10th welcome BBQ. Spots fill up quickly, so please arrive at noon to ensure yourself a space in Saturday or Sunday classes.
  • Note 2: Lessons are open to all CSULB students, and a limited number of faculty, staff and alumni. (Members of the public are NOT eligible.)
  • More lesson info here.

Contact CSULB Sailing Association commodore Kyle Henneberque [kyle.henneb@gmail.com] for more information on the above events.

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