Start Sailing Right


Interested in sailing lessons?
Our emphasis is:

Safety…Fun…Sailing Skills



Course 2: “Start Sailing Right Certification Program”

Offered by the Lake Murray Sailing Club for ages 18 and over, our sailing course offers
classroom instruction and on the water sailing. Sessions are held at the Lake Murray Sailing Club (LMSC). Students will use boats that belong to LMSC or its club members and will not need their own boats. The course takes 20 hours and is conducted over a weekend; 3 hours (6pm-9pm) Friday evening,
9 hours (8am-5pm) Saturday, and 8 hours (9am-5pm) on Sunday.

The required textbook is “Start Sailing Right”. With this text, and our certified instructors, each student can attain US Sailing Small Boat Certification in 14 different skill areas.

*SSR course outline, pre-requisites and supplemental information

Watch these pages for announcements about future SSR schedules

Call Allan Gowans at 803-240-4333 or email to request admission to your preferred session from the above schedule.

*Printable Flyer with Class Schedules – Future schedules TBA

Each student must have a personal PFD and be able to swim 50 yards without a life jacket.

The cost for each three session course is $250. Cost includes the “Start Sailing Right” text.

Club and community members are encouraged to print and post our *Start Sailing Right Flyer (Under revision for 2013) on local bulletin boards for viewing by people interested in learing to sail.

**Send your course fee, payable to LMSC, to 235 Old Forge Rd. Chapin, SC 29036. We will mail your text book after your fee is received.**

Call Allan Gowans with any questions at 803-240-4333 or