The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia

2018 Adult Learn to Sail Program
Learn to Sail Application
For additional sailing instruction opportunities, including private lessons, please contact Angus Robertson at

Learn to sail in a Flying Scot at
The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia on Boeing Bay

The Flying Scot is a 19-foot centerboard daysailer with a large deep cockpit ideal for family sailing. This one-design daysailer can accommodate up to four adults. It is a very stable boat and rigged with a generous main sail and high cut jib. The set up on a Flying Scott encourages beginners and intermediate sailors to master the basics and fine-tune their skills.


Lesson Overview:

For novices & beginner intermediates who want to learn: parts of the boat and their functionality, basic sail trim; Points of Sail, on-water safety, Tacking, Jibing, and Docking. Please contact our Sailing Coordinator, Angus Robertson at 610-521-4705 or to sign up for lessons with one of our club instructors. Space is limited so RSVP as soon as possible.

Private lessons: 2 - 3 hr class CYC member $30/hr, Non-member $50/hr

Semi Private lessons  CYC member $25/hr and Non-Member $40/hr