Congratulations on your decision to learn to sail keelboats and welcome to Calgary's sailing community.
The Start Keelboat Sailing course develops fundamental sailing skills which will enable you to contribute as crew to the sailing of a keelboat in moderate daytime conditions.
Course Participants can purchase Sail Canada's new 2019 revised edition of the Basic Cruising Skills book at the discounted GSC member price. This book covers all skills for Sail Canada's introductory Learn to Cruise program. Guides a novice sailor through the language of sailing, rigging sails and lines, and safely operating the sailboat under power or sail. Also covers basic navigation, the Canadian buoyage system, tides and currents, reefing in heavy winds, heaving to, and recovering a person overboard. 208 pages. Illustrated.
8601 24 St SW
(South Glenmore Park) - view map
The Club is fully wheelchair accessible.
Mailing Address:Box 72107, Glenmore Landing PO
Calgary, Alberta T2V 5H9
Phone: (403) 238-2044
Contact the Board
GST #88037 2875 RT0001
Donate to Youth Sailing
Our youth sailing program charitable donations are generously managed by Parks Foundation Calgary.
Learn more and donate online.
Our thanks for their support!
Thank you for your support
Thank you for the Amateur Sport Grant to purchase boats and equipment for our youth sailing programs.
Community Sport Partner
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