FAQ

What are the benefits of membership?
Membership benefits include: discounted Sail Chicago (US Sailing-certified*) instruction classes, access to free sailing opportunities through Tiller Time a...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 7:53 PM
When does annual membership begin and end?
The annual membership runs for the calendar year, January 1 to December 31. Usually members can renew their membership by the third week in January.
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 7:53 PM
Do you offer dual membership or household membership?
Yes, dual membership is available to people living at the same address.  The cost for a dual membership is currently $300.  Contact our membership coordinato...
Wed, May 2, 2018 at 11:26 AM
What is the cancellation policy for Sail Chicago classes and membership?
The Sail Chicago cancellation policy is as follows: If you must cancel your course, Sail Chicago will make every attempt to fill your seat in the course...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:00 PM
What are the service requirements? Do I need to complete them in my first year?
Sail Chicago has been an all volunteer organization since the beginning. So we require members to contribute via an annual service requirement. New members ...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:01 PM
If I take a class as a non-member, can I upgrade to full membership afterward?
Of course! If you decide that you'd like to be a Sail Chicago member after your class, you can pay the $125 upgrade fee. 
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:15 PM