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Volunteer with Blue Water Foundation

Blue Water Foundation uses Volunteer Power to take Bay Area Youth Sailing www.bluewaterfoundation.org It’s About the Kids What we are seeking in a volunteer is the desire to interact with…

San Francisco Bay is Home to Hot Youth Sailors

The America’s Cup was only the latest in a long line of spectacular events held on one of the world’s premier sailing grounds that has produced more than it’s share…

OCSC Sailing In SFGate With Youth Sailing

Anthony Sandberg, skipper, guru, storyteller and educator, host of weekly sailing “salons,” founder of a top sailing school in the East Bay, and adventure travel leader, believes that maneuvering a…

Clipper Fleet departs Qingdao to conquer Mighty Pacific

The Clipper Round the World Race has left Qingdao China bound for San Francisco. The Olympic Sailing Center in Qingdao, China provided the perfect backdrop today as the Clipper 2013-14…

Learning to Sail on a Global Circumnavigation

The Bay Area has dozens of excellent programs, all listed on this site, to help you learn to sail.  However, many many not realize that, every two years, the Bay…

Sailing Shoreline Lake in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley has it’s own very active sailing center where anyone can take lessons and, if already qualified, rent out a boat to take a sail.  Programs for adults and…

Positive Impacts of America’s Cup Still Being Felt

We learned last fall, after the racing was finished and the America’s Cup teams had packed up and headed home, that 17 local non-profits would receive a parting financial gift….

Strictly Sail Pacific Coming Soon

In 2013 SailSFBay worked with Strictly Sail Pacific to help introduce more Bay Area youth to sailing.  We hope to do the same in 2014 – the show is coming…

SailSFBay Booth At San Francisco Boat Show

Liz Diaz of North Beach Marine Canvas, Mike Zwiebach of Latitude 38, Thomas Perry of Club Nautique are amongst the SailSFBay volunteers who organized and staffed a SailSFBay booth at…

Visit the 2014 San Francisco Boat Show Website!

Try Sailing at the San Francisco Boat Show Jan 23-26

BOATING FUN TAKES OVER AT&T PARK’S MCCOVEY COVE AND PIER 48 FOR INAUGURAL PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE SAN FRANCISCO BOAT SHOW Hundreds of New Powerboats, Boating Accessories, Paddlesports, Hands-on Workshops, Seminars and…