First Sail

First Sail Host Resource Center

How to place your First Sail event on the Calendar

The First Sail common calendar is where potential participants are able to find First Sail Experiences listed near the, as well as more information about your organization. Before you begin, make sure you have your organization's US Sailing Member ID or the constituent ID you were given when you registered your organization.

Follow the directions below:

First Sail Calendar Guide

The First Sail Program Handbook will give you all the tools you will need to host a successful First Sail Event.

All of the Steps from registration to promotion and preparation to the sailing experience are cover in the handbook. It will help give you and your "organizational staff" the confidence to make it all happen.

Click here to open the Frist Sail Program Handbook:

First Sail Program Handbook

First Sail Certificates of Participation

US Sailing offers a certificate of participation to anyone that takes part in a First Sail Experience.  In order for the student to receive the certificate, you will need to fill out the required information the spreadsheet hyperlink below and email to

Click on the link below to download the spreadsheet:

How To get certificates for Your First Sail Participants