J Spinnaker

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 (5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

In Progress / Completed
Leaders: Emily Joachim
Jithanie Gunasena
Required ratings:
ASA 101 - Basic Keelboat, Badger Sloop Light, Keelboat Intro, Keelboat Intro Bypass

Event Information


Prerequisite: 4 lessons with wind on a J or Racing Keelboat. 

Learn the steps of setting up, launching, flying, jibing, and dousing the spinnaker!  You will rotate crew positions to learn what every position entails.  Multiple spinnaker lessons are required before a rating can be achieved.  Prior to this lesson, please review the spinnaker information provided in the J-Fleet Manual.  Hardcopies are available for purchase in the Outdoor Programs Office for $3 a copy. 

Location:  This lesson will meet on the wooden deck next to the Lakelab. 


Event Type
Lesson / Training


There are 2 people in this event, with 1 spots remaining.