This course is designed for those with little or no experience and will familiarize the student with the basic fundamentals of windsurfing. This class covers rigging, terminology, balance, stances and sailing theory. Instructors will utilize the latest techniques and a variety of sail sizes to decrease fatigue and help accelerate learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to rent these windsurfers and join the Aquatic Center Sailing Membership.
The book used for this course if the Start Windsurfing Right book (IBSN: 978-1882502967). The book is included in the cost of the class. Picking up your book early is recommended but not required.
Length: 8 Hours
Minimum Enrollment: 3
Maximum Enrollment: 6
Minimum Age Requirement: 12
General Public: $130
CSUS Alumni: $125
Sac State Students: $80
*Textbook is included in this class.
All students will be required to take a swim test.
What to Expect
- You will get wet! Bring a towel
- You should wear clothes that are comfortable and can get wet
- Shoes should either be tennis shoes or sandals with a heel strap.
- NO FLIP FLOPS
- The Front Office staff can hold your keys during class.
- Any other personal belongings will have to be stored in a $0.50 one-time use locker
2023 Basic Windsurfing Class Schedule
|Section||Start Date||End Date||Days||Time|
|Mon – Th||4:00 PM – 6:00 PM|
|WIND02||Mar 11||Mar 12||Sat & Sun||2:00 PM – 6:00 PM|
|WIND03||Apr 10||Apr 13||Mon – Th||5:30 PM – 7:30 PM|
|WIND04||May 22||May 25||Mon – Th||6:00 PM – 8:00 PM|
|WIND05||June 3||June 4||Sat & Sun||2:00 PM – 6:00 PM|
|WIND06||June 5||June 8||Mon – Th||6:00 PM – 8:00 PM|
|WIND07||July 17||July 20||Mon – Th||6:00 PM – 8:00 PM|
|WIND08||July 29||July 30||Sat & Sun||3:00 PM – 7:00 PM|
|WIND09||Aug 28||Aug 31||Mon – Th||5:30 PM – 7:30 PM|
|WIND010||Sept 5||Sept 8||Tue – Fri||5:00 PM – 7:00 PM|
|WIND011||Sept 18||Sept 21||Mon – Fri||5:00 PM – 7:00 PM|
|WIND012||Sept 30||Oct 1||Sat & Sun||2:00 PM – 6:00 PM|
|WIND013||Oct 9||Oct 12||Mon – Th||4:00 PM – 6:00 PM|