SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailing in New England for newbie
View Single Post
  #6  
Old 03-08-2013
eherlihy's Avatar
eherlihy eherlihy is offline
Learning the HARD way...
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Boston Area
Posts: 3,518
Thanks: 110
Thanked 61 Times in 60 Posts
Rep Power: 8
eherlihy will become famous soon enough
Re: Sailing in New England for newbie

+1 on the Pelagic Sailing Club.

You can attend an open meeting without joining the club. The meeting schedule is published on their site, but they are on Thursday nights at the Savin Hill Yacht Club (Dorchester). I believe that they suggest a $5 donation.

Attending the meetings is the best way to get to know some of the sailors, and learn about crewing opportunities. They may even suggest that you take an introductory sail with an experienced member. They will not, however, want you to continue sailing with their members without your joining the club (<$100/year).

I will probably re-join this year because I have the time.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

USCG Licensed OUPV Captain, ASA 101/103/104/105 Certified Instructor - Also certified in Recreational Marine Electrical Systems
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook