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US Sailing Basic Keelboat Course

Austin, TX

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Lake Travis; Austin, TX

Enter the world of sailing and learn to safely skipper a crew with this course on sailing keelboats!

  • Certified instructors and a school with more than 40 years of teaching experience
  • Learn aboard a 23 monohull sloop
  • Course is designed to provide new sailors with a foundation on which to build future sailing skills
  • Receive a U.S. sailing certification upon completion!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

First 2 Saturdays and Sundays of month - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Essential Information
  • Course taught over 4 days, first two weekends of the month
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will receive US Sailing Keelboat Certification
  • Price includes sailboat, instruction, books, and certification
Instruction consists of 4 six-hour days
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
4 participants
Not Allowed
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Dress for weather. Remember that it may be a bit cooler on the water. You may also want to wear a hat, sunglasses, and bring sunscreen for protection from the sun. Please no dark soled shoes. Don't forget your camera!
What is included in the price of this course?

Price includes sailboat, instruction, books, and US Sailing Keelboat certification.

What type of boat will I be learning on?

The class is taught aboard a 23' monohull sloop.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 14 days prior to the Experience. Failure to appear on your booked date, cancel, or reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.

Lake Travis; Austin, TX

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