Welcome to GT Sailing
Whether you are brand-new to sailing or a lifelong sailor, the Georgia Tech Sailing Club welcomes you to join us.
The purpose of this club is to encourage sailing, teach sailing and promote racing to all members of the Georgia Tech community.
We’re glad you’re interested in joining! All undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty at Georgia Tech can join the GT Sailing Club. No prior sailing experience is necessary. We accept new members year-round. Check the best ways to get involved:
Slack is the best way to stay up to date on all GT Sailing-related opportunities and events. It’s your starting point to engage and participate in the club. Join here.
Visit The Lake
Check out the Slack channel #going2lake to arrange a ride and give sailing a try! We promise you’ll love it. New and prospective members can visit the lake before committing and paying dues.
Learn to Sail
Embark on your sailing journey with our Learn To Sail class. We’ll equip you with all the necessary skills to navigate a sailboat, requiring no previous experience.
Learn To Sail Class
A 6-week course, ideal for beginners or those seeking a quick refresher course in sailing!
Dive into our Learn To Sail course and master the lingo and skills needed to sail a boat. With in-person classroom sessions at the CRC and hands-on practice sessions out on the water, you’re in for an adventurous ride. Whether you’re a wide-eyed freshman or a seasoned faculty member, this is your golden ticket to making waves on campus. So come, be part of the Ramblin’ Wreck community and let’s set sail together!
Classroom sessions: Next class starting in the spring semester!
On-the-water sessions: To be held at Lake Lanier Sailing Club on Sundays with dates to be announced!
Event cost: The course cost is $20, and you must be a dues paying member of the Georgia Tech Sailing Club ($65/semester for students, $95/semester for faculty).
Join us on Slack to get updates on the next iteration of the class!
If you have any questions, please contact @Fabian on Slack.