SAILING GEAR

Below the recommended sailing gear every sailor should have:

  • US Coast Guard Approved Lifejacket

  • For Opti and C420 sailors: Bailer (plastic juice/bleach/milk jug with bottom cut off)

  • Pinnie

  • Sailing Boots (best), aqua shoes, or rubber soled shoes (old tennis shoes)

  • Gloves

  • Packed lunch in a large zip lock bag

  • Snack bars stored in lifejacket

  • Water Bottle

  • Towel

  • Sunscreen

  • Sunglasses

  • Hat to shade sun or protect from cold depending on the weather forecast

  • Change of clothes

  • Helmet - optional, but strongly recommended