KIDSail FAQ

Q: Where is pick up and drop off for KIDSail summer camp?

A: North Cove Sailing has a classroom in the 300 Vesey Street building at Brookfield Place. The classroom is located on the ground floor.

Q: What time is pick up and drop off for KIDSail Summer Camp?

A: Drop off is at 8:50 am – 9:00 am. Pickup is at 4:00 pm

Q: Does KIDSail Summer Camp offer Lunch?

A: KIDSail Summer Camp Does NOT offer Lunch. Snacks and water are offered yet all sailors are required to bring lunch from home.

Q: What happens when it rains?

A: When the weather is too severe for sailing, boats are not sent out on the water. We have backup on-land sailing related curriculum and activities that are taught in the 300 Vesey Classroom. Make up dates for rained out sails are not offered.

Q: What should my child wear to KIDSail Summer Camp?

A: North Cove Sailing requires that everyone wear sneakers on our boats for safety reasons. We recommend all sailors wear active-wear, quick dry clothing, hats, sunglasses, and YOUR OWN sunscreen.

Q: What is the average day of KIDSail?

A: The average day of KIDSail follows this schedule

9:00am – 9:30am Classroom Lesson on Topic of the day

9:30am – 10:00am Head to boat and rig the boat for sailing

10:00am – 11:45am Sailing on New York Harbor

11:45am – 12:00pm De-rig Sailboat and debrief from Sailing

12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch

1:00pm – 1:30pm Classroom Lesson on Topic of the day

1:30pm – 2:00pm Head to boat and rig the boat for sailing

2:00pm – 3:45pm Sailing on New York Harbor

3:45pm – 4:00pm De-rig Sailboat and debrief from Sailing

4:00pm Dismissal