Dinghy Rentals

Beginner Rating

Requires passing or testing out of Adult Beginner Dinghy class. This rating allows you to practice your dinghy skills with other level I students in moderate conditions. Sailors must stay inside the cove.

Intermediate Rating

Requires passing or testing out of Adult Intermediate class. This rating allows you to rent our RS Ventures, Vanguard 15s, and Lasers in moderate conditions with up to 2 guests. Sailors must stay inside the cove.

Checkout

If you have extensive sailing experience,  TISC gives you the option of doing a checkout sail with one of our instructors. Upon passing the practical and written assessment you can rent dinghies from us when TISC is open for rentals.

Rental Prices/Hours

 

Hours may vary. Please Call ahead.
-Updated 8/18/21

Rental Hours:
Sat & Sun: 10:00 am to 4:30 pm  Dropins welcome

Rental end for the season starting mid-November, weather permitting.

Office Hours:
Mon – Fri: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Staff may be remote in the off season)

 

Type Cost Deposit Prerequisite
V15’s $40 half day

$60 full day

$250 Deposit Intermediate Dinghy
Lasers $35 half day

$50 full day

$250 Deposit   Advanced Clinic
RS Ventures $100 half day

$200 full day

$500 Deposit  Intermediate Dinghy

*Half Day = 1-3 1/1 hrs      Full Day = 3 1/2-7 hrs

High Wind

At wind speeds of 15-18kts all dinghies will be called back to the dock. Sailing in these conditions requires a very high level of training to keep everyone safe. Wind ratings are assigned during checkout or upon completion of our courses.

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Mission of the Treasure Island Sailing Center

We create opportunities for people to learn and grow through sailing by providing facilities, sailing instruction, and access to the water for people of all socio-economic backgrounds, abilities and skill levels from novice to Olympian.

Our Vision

  • To provide San Francisco with a first rate community sailing center that provides universal access to and lifelong connections with the Bay.
  • To serve ALL children in our community and to teach them more than sailing.

The Treasure Island Sailing Center is a 501c3 (EIN: 31-1625735) non-profit community sailing organization

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San Francisco, CA 94130

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