Adult Memberships

Adult Membership Basics

CBC Sailing Memberships allow members to take sailing lessons and/or allow adult members to participate in open boating upon completion of lessons or a simple checkout test.

  • Eligibility to enroll in structured sailing lessons
  • FREE recreational sailing, everyday 5/26 — 10/11, 1:00 — 7:00 PM
  • FREE recreational kayaking, everyday 5/26 — 10/11, 1:00 — 7:00 PM
  • FREE use of 14’ RS Quests, Hobie Wave catamarans, Laser Picos, & more
  • FREE guests & family as crew
  • NEW – Paddleboard rentals
  • Discount function room rental
  • No boat purchase, maintenance, storage, upkeep, or rental fees

Recreational Sailing Benefits

  • One low price, unlimited use, guests FREE – what are you waiting for?
  • Newbies can sign-up for lessons. Old salts can take a challenge test
  • Adults (age 18+) may sail alone, with friends, or with family (age 5+)
  • On-the water: 14’ RS Quests, Laser Picos, more…
  • Prerequisite: Beginner Sailing I or Challenge Test, Age 18+
  • Goal: Affordable recreational sailing
  • Fee: No boat rental fees

Recreational Kayaking Benefits

The simplicity of kayaking as an entry-level sport for anyone makes it attractive to get outside, get moving, and embrace a healthy lifestyle. FREE recreational kayaking is included with adult memberships! Paddle one day as a trial/guest member, or all season, + 1 FREE guest!

  • We want you to paddle with a friend, so you get up to 2 kayaks/ trip
  • On-the water: Sit-on-top single & double kayaks
  • Prerequisite: Beginner Sailing I or Challenge Test, Age 18+
  • Goal: Affordable recreational paddling
  • Fee: No boat rental fees

Adult Memberships

Trial/Guest— $75 – ENROLL NOW!
1 -day sailing, or up to 2 kayaks/day

Individual — $195* – ENROLL NOW!
1 adult. (Bring your friends, family, & others recreational sailing or kayaking with you for FREE)

Prefer paper? Download our application package

Group — $TBD
10% off group of 10-20. 20% for 20 or more. (classes separate, single payment required)

Corporate — $1,500 yr.
3-yr. commitment, less than 30 employees

*Discounts — $TBD
Providence residents: – $10 (with paper form and proof of residence)
Students: – $20 (full time, age 16-23)

CBC also provides affordable access and fleet rentals to local schools and organizations, and offers function room rental with spectacular waterfront views for meetings, parties, or events.

Challenge Tests

All members must pass an on the water skills test to sail or paddle each type of boat* you wish to sail. Students will be evaluated in class.

  • On-the water, boat of your choice (*excluding keelboats)
  • Prerequisite: CBC trial membership, Proficiency (pre-screening evaluation given)
  • Course goal: Quick check-out for experienced sailors
  • Course fee: FREE quick check-out for experienced boaters

Weekly Sessions:

CHG, 5/26 – 10/11, everyday, 1:30, 3:30, & 5:30 PM