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Beginner Weekend Session 7

Herreshoff Marine Museum

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
Herreshoff Marine Museum One Burnside Street Bristol RI 02809RI  02809
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
Herreshoff Marine Museum One Burnside Street Bristol RI 02809RI  02809

What's Included

Beginner sailing classes are taught on classic Herreshoff 12 1/2s for students with no prior experience or limited sailing abilities. This class covers the basic principles and skills of sailing – boat parts & vocabulary, boat handling, tacking, jibing, and mooring. Topics will be discussed prior to sailing in the sailing school classroom at 17 Burnside Street. Sat/Sun: 1:00-6:00 pm

About This Organizer

THE HERRESHOFF MARINE MUSEUM / AMERICA'S CUP HALL OF FAME is dedicated to the education and inspiration of the public through presentations of the history and innovative work of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company and the America's Cup competition.

The Museum, bordering beautiful Narragansett Bay, in Bristol, Rhode Island, is one of the nation's most important historic maritime treasures. We regularly host classic yacht regattas, sponsor symposia on classic yacht design and restoration, and operate an outstanding sailing school for youth and adults. We celebrate excellence in design, innovation, education, and technology.

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  • Herreshoff Marine Museum

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Herreshoff Marine Museum One Burnside Street Bristol RI 02809RI  02809
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