Drop In Programs

The Whistler Sailing Association has a mission to make sailing accessible for everyone. Our Community Open House Events are designed to create new sailors, build interest and share our sport with the community. 

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic we have not scheduled any community drop in or open house events for 2021, please check in for updates.

This is a great opportunity for locals to:

  • Meet coaches and members of the Whistler Sailing Association
  • Learn about Whistler Sailing, our programs and membership optionsWhistler Sailing-026
  • Try sailing as a crew member on a pirate sailboat
  • 16+, teenagers must be accompanied by an adult
  • Have fun!!

Note:  No experience required and all sailing abilities are welcome. 

Drop-In Programs for Members 

As a Club, we encourage memberships and offer a very reasonable Basic membership for $20. With a Basic Membership and some sailing experience you are welcome to join our Member Drop-In Programs listed below. 

Saturday Supervised Sailing Program

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic Saturday Drop in programs are not available.  check in for updates.

Wednesday Night Race Series

Join our members for an evening of friendly racing. Locals will be paired up with an experienced racing member. The goal of the evening is to have fun while developing racing tactics as captain or crew. Bragging rights may be earn by those crossing the finish line first or last! Post racing BBQ or Apres with a debrief from the race committee.  

Dates:  First Race of season May 26 2021. See Racing page for more information on the race series.

Time: Races start at 6:15 pm sharp, Rig between 5:30-6:00 p.m.

Cost: $20 per person for Basic Members. Included for Racing, Storage and Season Pass Members. Kids 12 and under are free


For more details on Wednesday Night Racing please go to the  Racing Page

Looking For Kids Drop-In Programs? Check out our Kids Programs Page!

Whistler Sailing Association
6468 Balsam Way
Whistler, BC, V0N 1B6

604 229-2291
info@whistlersailing.com