High School Sailing in Southern Maryland was started in 1999 by Stovy Brown, with the help of the Southern Maryland Sailing Association. In 2009, it moved across the river due to the expansion of our fleet of FJ’s and the creation of the Sailing Center Chesapeake. Our high school sailing program allows students from high schools throughout southern MD to participate in Varsity and Junior Varsity sailing events. Middle school students who are interested in becoming high school sailors in the future are encouraged to participate. Sailing is an active high school sport in both the Spring (March – May) and the Fall (September – November). The Sailing Center Chesapeake high school sailing program acts as a facilitator for local high school sailing teams. Any student is welcome to participate in the program, regardless of whether they have a program at their school or not. The Sailing Center Chesapeake is a non-profit organization, supported by the Southern Maryland Sailing Foundation 501(c)3 which provides for most of the high-capital equipment involved in sailing. It currently operates out of the Tall Timbers Marina due to the kind patronage of the marina owners. We believe very strongly in providing youth in our community with the opportunity to interact with and experience the waterways that surround their home. Scholarships are available for qualifying individuals.
~Sailing Center Chesapeake Members receive a substantial discount on their US Sailing membership (discounts of $10 for individuals, $5 for youths and $15 for families).
~Sailing Center Chesapeake receives the exact same amount in credits at US Sailing for every new member who joins and exactly half that amount every time a member renews.
~Junior memberships (18 yrs old and under) are only $20! Membership includes a copy of 2017-2020 US Sailing Races Rules of Sailing ($29.95 value), membership kit and many other benefits.
For more details click here for the membership benefits page. Click the button below to sign up through SCC’s US Sailing MVP program. Happy Sailing!
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Sailing Center Chesapeake
Sailing Center Chesapeake P.O. Box 72 Tall Timbers, MD 20690