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KEY INFORMATION


DATE
June 18, 2011

TIME
12 - 4pm

LOCATION

Sausalito Yacht Harbor

E Dock - Slip 252

501 Humboldt Avenue Sausalito, CA 94965

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WHAT TO BRING
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Windbreaker
  • Fleece (just in case)
  • Shorts / Light Clothing
  • Sneakers or boat shoes (white or light soles, please)

FOOD AND DRINK

We'll enjoy gourmet sandwiches, salads and drinks from Molly Stones market.  Please call me if you'd like a vegetarian option.

Bottled water will be available throughout the day. Please remember to stay hydrated.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS
Have questions? I'm standing by to help you.
Email Jay Palace

Phone 415-601-1325

Sailing & Science Adventure on the Bay

What to Expect

Get ready for an exhilarating afternoon on the bay, but don't stress...absolutely NO SAILING EXPERIENCE is required. We will be learning a few basic sailing skills and how to sail together as a team, but we are also free to simply relax and enjoy!

Our Crew

The Science Under Sail crew is made up of Wing Gee and his children.  LHS really appreciates his donation!

Craig Strang, LHS associate director and marine educator extrordinaire, will be aboard and sharing the science of San Francisco Bay.

Jay Palace will be representing Group Experiential Learning aboard and stands ready to help anyone who wants to learn some sailing basics.  Be prepared to be surprised by what we learn about the bay and each other's communication and team skills!  Here's a look at what our cruise may be like.

Our Yacht & Captain

We'll be sailing aboard the fine yacht, Liberty, a Lafitte 66 and the flagship of Big Boat Charters, owned by our friend and GEL charter partner, Frederik Norgaard. 

Frederik has truly sailed the seven seas. His jouneys include Caribbean cruises, voyages on the Aegean Sea around Greece and Turkey and adventures on the Baltic with the world famous skipper, Troels Klovedale on the yacht, Norkaberan. When Craig isn't regaling us with science, Frederik has stories abound, including how Liberty was delivered across the Atlantic and through the Panama Canal.

Visit Big Boat Charters to see some great photos of Liberty.

Schedule

12:00-12:15PM Welcome & Safety Briefing
12:15-4:00PM Science under Sail!
   

Cruise photos will be posted here!

We'll be posting photos from the day here on the event page. Bookmark it and be sure to share on Facebook later!

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