Fields marked with a * are required
Adult Lesson Signup
This course teaches sailing fundamentals to beginning adult sailors in a 9-hour, 2-day session. Classes are taught most weekends over the summer from 12:30-5pm Saturday and Sunday. If weekend times do not meet your schedule, consider scheduling private lessons.
Cost for young adults (ages 18-29): $125. Cost for adults: $150
Check the Pier Calendar for available times- lessons are not offered every week, and sometimes fill up!
If you're not already a member of the DSSA, you will need to sign up for membership in order to take lessons or rent boats through us.
Members pay a seasonal fee, and commit to a set number of volunteer hours. For more information about the benefits and responsibilities of membership, please review the information on our membership page.
Select which membership(s) you'd like to register for below.
Liability Waiver Form
In consideration of the agreement of Duluth Superior Sailing Association (DSSA) to admit myself as a member or my child into the Junior program membership, and on behalf of myself, all family members and my children. I hereby agree to release, indemnify, and hold harmless DSSA from any claim or liability arising from participation of any such participants in any aspect of DSSA activities, DSSA, or its offices, members, employees, and representatives and each person or organization whose property is sued in connection with such activities. Furthermore, if I am signing as a guardian for a minor, I understand that In case of an emergency, every effort will be made to contact me. If I cannot be reached, I hereby grant my permission to the physician selected to secure proper medical treatment, which may include hospitalization, anesthesia, surgery, or medication for my child.
I am aware of and familiar with the risks and dangers involved with the type of vessels and activities in which my child or myself will be involved. I have read and understand the posted rules and regulations for participation and the membership handbook and agree to abide by all of them. I have reviewed, read, and understand the above and sign this of my own free will and desire. In addition I give permission to DSSA to use any photos and video taken of me/us for promotional purposes.
Our lesson & membership fees do not fully cover the cost of providing DSSA programming, which is approximately $150 per person. If you are able to make a tax-deductible donation to meet or exceed this amount, we greatly appreciate it! The DSSA is committed to providing sailing opportunities for all, regardless of ability to pay.
In the event of bad weather or other conditions, the DSSA may need to reschedule lessons and boat rentals. In this case, we will do everything we can to accommodate your schedule. If we cannot reschedule to a date that works for you, your lesson/reservation fees will be refunded.
* Billing contact name helps with our book keeping and should be the name associated with the PayPal account used for payment.
When you click the "Submit" button below, you will be redirected to PayPal to pay for your lesson(s).