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  • Alpena Youth Sailing Club Alpena Youth Sailing Club
    Alpena Youth Sailing Club offers sailing lessons for youth, adults, and families with classes ranging from beginner to advanced and racing. Optimist, JY15, and Yngling sailboats give youth and adults an opportunity to learn how to sail, race, and just have fun on the water. We provide the boats, life jackets, and necessary equipment. Alpena, Michigan
    http://www.alpenayouthsailingclub.com/
    (Added: Wed Nov 28 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • America's Boating Club - Birmingham Squadron America's Boating Club - Birmingham Squadron
    America's Boating Club - Birmingham Squadron is in District 9 and is a unit of the United States Power Squadrons®. Our Boating Club originated in Birmingham in 1963 and we proudly continue to serve boaters in Southeast Michigan. If you are a boating enthusiast, or if you want to be, you've come to the right place! USPS is the largest nonprofit organization in the world devoted to boating safety and education, and is composed of people interested in learning and sharing knowledge about boats, both sail and power. Our membership is composed of power boaters and sailors. About two-thirds of our members own boats which are home-ported everywhere from South East and other portions of Michigan to other parts of the country, however, boat ownership is not required for membership. We provide basic and advanced boating education to the general public. Another public service activity is our Vessel Safety Check, in which trained examiners will, at the request of the boat owner, check a boat for required equipment and award a Coast Guard-recognized Vessel Safety Check compliance decal to boats that pass the inspection. Birmingham, Michigan
    https://www.bpsd9.org/
    (Added: Sun Jan 19 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • America's Boating Club Grand Traverse Bay America's Boating Club Grand Traverse Bay
    America's Boating Club Grand Traverse Bay, a boating club with activities all year long, from the Shakedown Cruise in June through the Cruise of the Bay in September to our monthly winter dinner meetings, there is always something happening. We offer boating classes and seminars through Extended Education Services of Northwestern Michigan College that range from a basic boating course for the Michigan Boating Safety Certificate, to advanced classes in navigation, weather, marine electrical systems, and GPS, to name a few. Traverse City, Michigan
    https://www.usps.org/localusps/gtbay/
    (Added: Fri Jan 22 2021) - Report this link as bad!
  • America's Boating Club of West Michigan America's Boating Club of West Michigan
    Teaching safe boating to everyone enjoying our lakes in West Michigan! The Grand Rapids Sail and Power Squadron (GRSPS) is the Grand Rapids area’s Boating Club, America’s Boating Club of West Michigan. With activities focused on boating that is safe, smart, and fun, GRSPS members have access to some of the best resources available to recreational boaters. Whether you own a sailboat, a houseboat, a cruiser, a fishing boat, a ski boat, a pontoon boat or a personal watercraft, GRSPS can enhance your boating experience. GRSPS offers free vessel safety inspections, introductory boating safety courses, and an extensive curriculum of boating education courses. In addition, GRSPS members hold monthly and annual social events. Finally, an active social calendar rounds out the activities available for having fun sharing times with others who love to boat. Grand Rapids, Michigan
    https://www.americasboatingclubofwestmi.org/
    (Added: Sat Dec 26 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • American Sailing Institute American Sailing Institute
    We're set up to teach sailing... that is our focus. But along the way we have a lot of fun. Offering sailing instruction, racing and social activities. We are an energetic, enthusiastic group of sailors who want to share our passion and skills of sailing with you. We are focused on sailing, seamanship and safety on Michigan's waterways. Wixom, Michigan
    http://www.sailasi.org/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Ann Arbor Sail and Power Squadron Ann Arbor Sail and Power Squadron
    Ann Arbor Power Squadron (now Ann Arbor Sail and Power Squadron, 2008) was founded in 1965. Local boaters, some of whom belonged to other Detroit-area power squadrons, felt that USPS® classes should be made available in the Ann Arbor area. With that idea and belief, they petitioned USPS® for permission to form a squadron in Ann Arbor. Charter was granted by the national organization on September 12, 1965, with 31 charter members. Education is an integral part of Power Squadron membership. The educational opportunities that are available provide an invaluable source of knowledge and an unequaled chance to make new friends and acquaintances among your fellow classmates and instructors. Ann Arbor, Michigan
    https://www.aaspsq.org/
    (Added: Sun Jan 19 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • Bay Breeze Yacht Sales Bay Breeze Yacht Sales
    Bay Breeze Yacht Sales is pleased to offer Nordic Tugs to the Great Lakes and beyond. Hand crafted in the United States for over 30 years, Nordic Tugs have been designing and building cruising yachts that have earned highly respected reputations. Quality construction and dependable yachts that maintain their value and deliver many miles of safe passage are why brand loyalty is so high. Bay Breeze Yacht Sales is pleased to be certified as a regional training and educational center for US Powerboating. We offer powerboat training, education and on-water courses for all types of powerboats with a special emphasis on trawler training and the cruising lifestyle. Our Nordic Tug 32 is the platform for all of our classes and trawler school. We have tailored the US Powerboating classes Basic Powerboat Cruising (BPC) and Inshore Powerboat Cruising (IPC) to emphasize trawler handling, piloting, maintenance, design, ownership responsibilities and management. Many of these topics are applied to all types of vessels and not limited to trawlers. Traverse City, Michigan
    http://baybreezeyachtsales.com/
    (Added: Wed Feb 26 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Crooked Lake Sailors Crooked Lake Sailors
    We teach people of all ages skills they need to have fun sailing. At Crooked Lake Sailors (CLS), teaching philosophy focuses on empowering our students. We develop resilient, independent, and capable sailors by providing a fun and safe learning environment with help and encouragement close at hand. Traits learned through sailing will help our students succeed in every aspect of their lives! Oden, Michigan
    https://www.crookedlakesailors.org/
    (Added: Mon Dec 07 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • Crystal Lake Sailing School Crystal Lake Sailing School
    The Crystal Lake Sailing School teaches students of all ages how to sail FAST, SAFE and FUN. Young novice sailors sail on Optimist Primes and older and intermediate sailors train on Butterflies. The School's U.S. Sailing certified instructors offer group and private lessons off the beach at the Crystal Lake Yacht Club. Everyone at the Sailing School believes the best days on Crystal Lake are spent with a hand on the tiller! Frankfort, Michigan
    http://www.clssmi.com/
    (Added: Sun Nov 19 2017) - Report this link as bad!
  • Detroit Power Squadron Detroit Power Squadron
    America's Boating Club of Detroit was founded and officially created in 1916 as a unit of the United States Power Squadrons®, the world's largest boating educational organization. We are sailors, power boaters, and paddlers who have a common appreciation of "simply messing about in boats". However, you do not have to own a boat to be a member. We are a volunteer organization with a non-profit status. One of our main objectives is to promote safe boating through education. The United States Power Squadrons® has a large selection of basic and advanced courses and seminars. There is everything from basic inland and coastal, to offshore boating. Another primary objective involves other community and civic services such as the Vessel Safety Check program. Detroit, Michigan
    https://abcofdetroit.org/
    (Added: Sat Dec 26 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • District 9 - America's Boating Club District 9 - America's Boating Club
    Welcome to Michigan Boating! America's Boating Club – District 9 is proud to be a part of America's Boating Club, America's premier boating education organization. District 9 and its member clubs are dedicated to providing you with the ultimate boating experiences. Learn from our experienced boating instructors with in-person classes in your area, or experience our boating education online. Either way, we help you learn boating basics and beyond to make your day on the water safer and more fun. We're For Boaters, By Boaters. District 9 serves the lower peninsula of Michigan. oin one of our local clubs and be a part of America's premier boating organizations. District 9 has 15 local squadrons located in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. The squadrons range in size from about 13 to over 200 members. District 9 has nearly 1,000 members. Lower Peninsula of Michigan
    https://d9-usps.org/
    (Added: Tue Dec 01 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • Grand Rapids Sail and Power Squadron Grand Rapids Sail and Power Squadron
    The Grand Rapids Sail and Power Squadron (GRSPS) is the Grand Rapids area’s Boating Club. With activities focused on boating that is safe, smart and fun, GRSPS members have access to some of the best resources available to recreational boaters. Whether you own a sail boat, a houseboat, a cruiser, a fishing boat, a ski boat, a pontoon boat or a personal watercraft, GRSPS can enhance your boating experience. GRSPS offers free vessel safety inspections, introductory boating safety courses and an extensive curriculum of boating education courses. In addition, GRSPS members hold monthly and annual social events. Finally, an active social calendar rounds out the activities available for having fun sharing times with others who love to boat. Chartered on April 29, 1940, GRSPS is a unit of the United States Power Squadrons (USPS) and is one of 450 local squadrons across the U.S. Grand Rapids, Michigan
    http://www.grsps.org/
    (Added: Fri Jan 10 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Great Lakes Boat Building School Great Lakes Boat Building School
    The Great Lakes Boat Building School, located in the beautiful Les Cheneaux Islands of northern Michigan, offers a quality educational program designed to “teach quality wooden boat building skills and to preserve craftsmanship”. The only licensed proprietary school of its kind in the state, the GLBBS is housed in a brand new 12,000 square foot facility designed and built specifically for the teaching of woodworking, basic design, traditional and modern boat building, yacht joinery, repair, and restoration. Combine this state of the art facility with our expert instructors and professional curriculum and you have the perfect place to learn the art and craft of boat building. Cedarville, Michigan
    http://www.glbbs.org/
    (Added: Sun Mar 07 2010) - Report this link as bad!
  • Great Lakes Sailing Co. Great Lakes Sailing Co.
    Started in 1983 as Michigan's only full time charter operation, Great Lakes Sailing Co. has grown to become a reputable and reliable charter fleet and sailing school. Our charter fleet is the largest on Lake Michigan and offers meticulously maintained sail and power yachts. Many Great Lakes Sailing Co. sailing school instructors have been named "ASA's (American Sailing Association) Outstanding Instructor" and Great Lakes Sailing Co. has twice been named "School of the Year". Great Lakes Sailing Co. continues to offer outstanding sail education and provides a top-notch fleet of charter vessels for the more experienced sailors. It was a natural step to start selling boats as we have managed and maintained all different brands for so many years. Great Lakes Sailing is proud to represent Marlow-Hunter and Jeanneau sailing monohulls as well as Gemini Catamarans in the Great Lakes region. Traverse City, Michigan
    https://www.greatlakessailingco.com/
    (Added: Fri Mar 20 2015) - Report this link as bad!
  • Grosse Pointe Power Squadron Grosse Pointe Power Squadron
    The Grosse Pointe Power Squadron is a unit of the United States Power Squadrons® Sail and Power Boating and dedicated to encouraging safe boating through education by teaching classes and seminars in seamanship, navigation and other boating related subjects. Organized in 1914 the United States Power Squadrons is a non-profit, educational organization. It's mission is to make boating safer and more enjoyable for everyone. Our members are boaters who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating through education. Our activities are centered on the 3 goals of the USPS…… Education, Community Service and enjoying the fellowship and camaraderie of fellow members. In addition to conducting both public and member only classes we offer free Vessel Safety Checks to everyone and provide a lifejacket loaner program for kids at local marinas. We also have a full range of activities year round both on and off the water for our members to get together. Grosse Pointe, Michigan
    http://www.gpps-d9.com/
    (Added: Fri Jan 03 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • GT Sailing School GT Sailing School
    GT Sailing School is a ASA certified sailing school offering professional sailing instruction for the beginner and those who just need to update their skills. Singles, families or groups.. ASA certified instruction gets you started right. Classes, cruises and lessons are performed in the bay itself or on Lake Michigan. The instructor is ASA certified and is able to issue course completion certificates to students. GT sailing is based out of Macatawa Bay, in Holland, Michigan.
    http://www.gtsailing.com/
    (Added: Mon Feb 24 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Halcyon Sailing Halcyon Sailing
    Halcyon Sailing is a fully accredited American Sailing Association sailing school. ASA has rigorous standards for certifications which are recognized around the world. With your ASA certification, you will be able to charter or rent sailboats all around the world, it's your passport to adventure! Also offering Charters. We sail the waters of Lake St Clair out of Jefferson Beach Marina. Lake St Clair is a massive waterway conveniently located six miles from downtown Detroit. St Clair Shores, Michigan
    http://halcyonsailing.net/
    (Added: Tue Dec 11 2018) - Report this link as bad!
  • Lake St. Clair Sailing School & Power Boat Training Lake St. Clair Sailing School & Power Boat Training
    As an ASA Sailing School. Lake St. Clair Sailing School meets rigorous ASA standards which are internationally recognized. Lake St. Clair Sailing School gives sailors of all experience levels an opportunity to become more competent and confident in their abilities. If you choose to venture beyond the sailing basics, we'll expand your horizons by teaching you to navigate with electronics and with the stars. We offer ASA Certified Sailing Instruction, World-Wide Boating Vacations in many exotic locations, Power Boat Training and Rentals, Sailboat Training and Rentals, Cruises, Charter Packages, and much more... Clair Shores, Michigan
    https://lakestclairsailingschool.com/
    (Added: Mon Feb 24 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Lansing Sail & Power Squadron Lansing Sail & Power Squadron
    Lansing Sail & Power Squadron, located in central Michigan, is one of 450 squadrons that form United States Power Squadrons. USPS has been around since 1914 and is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects. Our members are boating families who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating through education. We enjoy participating with our fellow members on the water and in the classroom. Lansing, Michigan
    http://www.lansingpowersquadron.org/
    (Added: Fri Jan 10 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Little Traverse Sailors Little Traverse Sailors
    LTS has been a leader in teaching youth and adults how to sail for 56 years. Our program provides the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence necessary to enjoy the sport of sailing. All Little Traverse Sailors programs operate from the shore side facilities of the Little Traverse Yacht Club on Bay Street in Harbor Springs, Michigan
    http://www.littletraversesailors.org/
    (Added: Mon Nov 19 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Michigan State University Sailing Center Michigan State University Sailing Center
    Recreational Sports and Fitness Services operates a seasonal off-campus sailing center on Lake Lansing. The sailing center offers instructional and recreational opportunities in sailing, paddle sports and waterfront programs. We have taught many participants how to sail through our "Learn to Sail" programs. More than half have been MSU students, the remainder consists of MSU Faculty/Staff, alumni and the general public. East Lansing, Michigan
    http://www.msusailing.com/
    (Added: Mon Nov 19 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • MYC Sailing School MYC Sailing School
    The MYC Sailing School on Muskegon Lake offers children ages 6 and older as well as adults the opportunity to learn to sail through a variety of sailing classes and lessons designed for both beginner and experienced sailors. Students at all levels will experience the thrill of sailing through a combination of classroom instruction, games, activities, and on-the-water experiences designed to develop personal independence and responsibility, sailing knowledge, boat handling and safety skills. Muskegon Yacht Club, Muskegon Lake, Muskegon, Michigan
    http://www.mycsailingschool.org/
    (Added: Mon Feb 06 2017) - Report this link as bad!
  • North Star Jr Sailing North Star Jr Sailing
    Beginner, Intermediate & Advance Sailing Lessons. NSJS has been a leader in junior sailing locally and regionally for over 20 years. Hundreds of sailors have had the opportunity to experience sailing through this summer program. Junior sailors have gone on to compete in Collegiate, National, World, America's Cup, and Olympic competitions. North Star Jr Sailing youth programs offer families a supervised, outdoor experience for kids. A fun summer experience girls and boys will always remember! Not only is sailing a life-long sport and leisure time activity, it offers real life lessons in applied math, physics, and ecology. Harrison Township, Michigan
    https://www.summersailinglessons.com/
    (Added: Tue Jan 18 2022) - Report this link as bad!
  • North Star Junior Sailing North Star Junior Sailing
    North Star Junior Sailing is Macomb County's only community Junior Sailing Program. Our programs are open to any member of the community who has an interest in and desire to learn to sail. No yacht club membership is required! Our youth programs offer families a supervised and fun summer experience for kids where they will learn water safety, seamanship, self reliance, working in teams, and how to sail. We also offer an Adult Learn to Sail Program. Harrison Twp., Michigan
    http://www.northstarjrsailing.org/
    (Added: Tue Nov 08 2016) - Report this link as bad!
  • Northport Youth Sailing School Northport Youth Sailing School
    The Northport Youth Sailing School's goal is to provide young people the opportunity to experience the lifetime sport of sailing, in a safe and fun environment. As well as learning to sail, young sailors learn teamwork, self reliance, quick thinking, and a love of the environment. We are located in Northport, Michigan in the tip of the little finger.
    http://www.northportsailing.org/
    (Added: Wed Nov 28 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Port Huron Sail & Power Squadron Port Huron Sail & Power Squadron
    A unit of the United States Power Squadrons Sail and Power Boating - District 9. "Boating is fun... we'll show you how". One of the best ways to have a fun boating experience is to "know before you go". If you are a new boater or an experienced boater in need of a refresher course, consider taking a boating course. Port Huron, Michigan
    https://www.phpsd9.com/
    (Added: Fri Jan 10 2014) - Report this link as bad!
  • Saginaw Bay Community Sailing Association Saginaw Bay Community Sailing Association
    Through sailing, it is our intent to provide access for those who have not had the opportunity to enjoy the Saginaw Bay and Saginaw River. The SBCSA will provide training in basic sailing skills and safety on the water at a minimal cost. Bay City, Michigan
    http://sbcsa.org/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Saginaw Bay Power Squadron Saginaw Bay Power Squadron
    The Saginaw Bay Power Squadron is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects. Our members are boating families who contribute to the community by promoting safe boating through education. We enjoy networking with our fellow members on the water and in the classroom. Whether you’re passionate about cruising, racing, making new friends, volunteering in your community or learning from experienced boaters, Saginaw Bay Power Squadron has the resources you need to engage your passions and, perhaps, instill some new ones. Saginaw Bay, Michigan
    https://www.sbpowersquadron.org/
    (Added: Mon Jan 20 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • Saginaw Bay Sail and Power Squadron Saginaw Bay Sail and Power Squadron
    The Saginaw Bay Power Squadron is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects. Our members are boating families who contribute to the community by promoting safe boating through education. We enjoy networking with our fellow members on the water and in the classroom. Bay City, Michigan
    http://www.saginawbaypowersquadron.org/
    (Added: Tue Nov 16 2010) - Report this link as bad!
  • Sail Charlevoix Sail Charlevoix
    Sail Charlevoix offers a full selection of sailing classes for children and adults for our northern Michigan community, visitors, and friends. Lessons include a range of hands-on sailing and weekly sailing trips to local Lake Charlevoix beaches. Whether you are looking to learn to sail, improve your racing skills, gain access to Lake Charlevoix via our Depot beach rack storage or help support our program, please join us at Sail Charlevoix! Boyne City and Charlevoix, Michigan
    https://www.sailcharlevoix.org/
    (Added: Wed Nov 28 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Spring Lake Junior Sailing Association Spring Lake Junior Sailing Association
    SLJSA is offering a great slate of sailing opportunities for all ages this summer. Offering junior sailing lessons and racing. SLJSA has a long history of some of the best homegrown sailing instructors in the area! Spring Lake, Michigan
    http://www.sljsa.org/
    (Added: Wed Nov 28 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • St Joseph Junior Foundation St Joseph Junior Foundation
    St Joseph Junior Foundation is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) organization established in 1953 to teach water safety and sailing skills to children and adults in Berrien County, Michigan. The mission of the St Joseph Junior Foundation is to teach sailing and water safety to children and adults, providing an enjoyable activity at an affordable price. St Joseph, Michigan
    http://sjjf.com/
    (Added: Wed Nov 28 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • St. Clair Shores Sail & Power Squadron St. Clair Shores Sail & Power Squadron
    We offer Safe Boating Classes and Seminars, Free Vessel Safety Exams, and Social Activities. If you're really serious about having a fun time, join us. Take member courses, join your fellow members on cruises and rendezvous, and participate in civic service activities. The USPS Educational Program is diverse and challenging. It offers to the members the promise of greater enjoyment and safety in their own boating activities. In addition, the Educational Program offers the satisfaction of personal accomplishment, and the opportunity to share with others the knowledge and skills the individual member has acquired. St. Clair Shores, Michigan
    https://www.scssps.org/
    (Added: Mon Jan 20 2020) - Report this link as bad!
  • Torresen Marine Torresen Marine
    As the Sailboat Specialists, we provide comprehensive service for everything from dinghy sailboats to day sailers and cruisers to high-tech race boats. The Torresen Marine facility and staff are equipped and trained to help you with all your parts and service needs. From repairing the smallest scratch to complete restoration project management, our team strives to consistently exceed your expectations. With more than 150 slips along with acres of indoor and outdoor storage, we can meet all your storage needs. At Torresen Marine, you'll find new sailboats including Hunter, Laser, Sunfish, Optimist and Butterfly. Our brokerage list contains a large number of pre-owned, quality Lake Michigan, freshwater boats. The Torresen Marine / American Sailing Association sailing school provides an internationally recognized course based at our Muskegon, Michigan facility.
    https://torresen.com/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Traverse Area Community Sailing Traverse Area Community Sailing
    A local non-profit organization est. 1994 dedicated to providing sailing education and opportunities for all. Today TACS employs five instructors, a Camp Director and Racing Coach, all US Sailing certified. Students have a wide range of options for sailing based on their skill level from beginner to expert; from day-sailor to avid racer; from small boat to keel boat; from training for youngsters to training for adults. Traverse City, Michigan
    https://www.tacsailing.org/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!

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