Griffin, Shilshole Bay Marina

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Beginner Sail - Griffin, Shilshole Bay Marina

This will be a training sail as part of the Spring '19 Basic Crew Sailing Class.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Please meet at Shilshole Bay Marina at the top of P dock at 6:30 PM.  The doors are keycard access only so please give me a call or text when you arrive and I will come let you in (919) 306-0366.  You can park in the outermost row of spots facing the street or on the street without a parking permit. Please be prepared for any weather by bringing layers, rain gear, a personal PFD if you have one as well as non-skid shoes.  We will be out sailing all evening so please bring some simple snacks to share.  

-Brian 

Route/Place

Griffin, Shilshole Bay Marina


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Sailing Essentials

Don’t leave the dock without these items! They make sailing safer for you and your crewmates. As a carrier, use a soft duffel bag for easy stowing without metal buckles that can scratch woodwork.

  • Non-skid deck shoes (or sea boots) with non-marking soles.
  • Heavy-duty gloves (preferably leather) for line handling (fingertips cut off is OK).
  • Warm clothing head to foot (Note: The ambient temperature on the water is usually lower than on land).
  • Foul-weather gear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Knife on lanyard
  • Whistle on a lanyard
  • Food and drink
  • Headlamp or flashlight
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