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Youth Sailing Camps

Accessible, affordable youth sailing camps for in the middle of the city.

These week long camps include land-based and on-the-water education in safe training sailboats, the Optimist

These boats are great, even for the youngest child. It is also among the largest racing class of boats in the world so for the competitive youth, there is a lot of room to grow with these boats.

Each summer we offer Sail Canada accredited CANSail learn to sail courses taught by Sail Canada accredited instructors.


WetFeet (ages 5-7) is a half day, week long introduction class with morning and afternoon sessions. The primary focus of this course is to provide a fun and safe introduction to the sport of sailing specific to this age group.

CANSail 1 (ages 8-13) is a full day, week long introduction class. The primary focus of this course is to provide a fun and safe introduction to the sport of sailing. There are no pre-requisites for this course.

CANSail 2 (ages 8-13) is a full day, week long intermediate class. The prerequisite for this course is completion of CANSail 1.

CANSail 3+ (ages 9-14) is a full day, week long advanced course. The prerequisite for this course is completion of CANSail 1 and CANSail 2. During this course, content will be taken from CANSail 3 through CANSail 6. Lessons will be tailored to the sailors in the group.

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Our Sailing Camp Package contains more specific details of our programming and should be reviewed by all registrants.

More information about our Youth Race Team.

Youth Sailing Camp Waiver

Youth Sailing Camp Cancellation Policy



We are a proud KidSport Calgary Community Sport Partner.
 
Read more about accessing financial assistance for your kid(s) to get or stay involved in sailing. 

Youth Sailing Camps

Fun, safe and affordable sailing lessons.
We offer Sail Canada accredited CANSail learn to sail courses taught by Sail Canada accredited instructors.

Register now!


Sailing for Scouts
Details and Registration.

Register your group for a three-hour "Introduction to Sailing" course. Scouts earn their Level 1 sailing badge through this course.

Warrior Sailing

Register now for a free three-day learn to sail camp. Open to Active Military and Veterans.

Collegiate Sailing
GSC is actively supporting university students building student sailing clubs. Join other students in establishing Post-Secondary Sailing Clubs in Calgary.



Wall of Fame

GSC members sailing and winning regattas. 


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Club Location:
8601 24 St SW
(South Glenmore Park) - view map

Our facility is fully wheelchair accessible, including showers in the change rooms.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 72107, Glenmore Landing PO
Calgary, Alberta T2V 5H9

Phone: (403) 238-2044

Building and  Maintenance Issues:
Call (403) 803-8201 or email us

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Contact the Board

Racing fleets at the club:
SanJuan 21s (website and Facebook)
Fireballs (Fireball Alberta)
Member of:
Sail Canada and the Alberta Sailing Association



Thank you for the Amateur Sport Grant to purchase boats and equipment for our youth sailing program.