Bay Area Sailing School

What to Bring


What to Bring for the Basic Keelboat Course (ASA 101):
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Footwear such as tennis shoes but without black bottoms that will leave scuff marks on the boats.
  • Dress for a windy day in the park. You will not be getting in the water
  • Rain Jacket in case a shower happens while we are on the water.
  • We provide life jackets but you are welcomed to bring your own Coast Guard approved jacket.

What to Bring for the Combo Course (ASA 103 and 104) and Advance Coastal Cruising (ASA 106):

  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Footwear such as tennis shoes but without black bottoms that will leave scuff marks on the boats
  • Dress for a windy day in the park. You will not be getting in the water.  Do bring clothing for the three days and two nights. Layered clothing is always a good idea during the cooler months of the year.
  • Towels, etc.  There are shower facilities at Galveston Yacht Basin
  • Sleeping bag or sheets, blanket(s) (boat is air conditioned at the dock), and pillow
  • Rain Jacket in case a shower happens while we are on the water.
  • We provide life jackets but you are welcomed to bring your own Coast Guard approved life jackets.