Women On The Water

CSC has a deep history of women’s sailing and it is WOW’s hope and dream that women will continue to enjoy their time on the water, increase their knowledge, and participate in new and different cruising and racing activities.


Women On Water(WOW) is designed to give women of all ages and from all walks of life the opportunity to experience sailing through a variety of educational and social activities. Whether learning the basics or just wanting to build on your existing sailing skills, now is the time!


  • Participants must be able to swim without a PFD (life jacket)
  • PFD must be worn at all times on the water
  • What to bring to class:  A Coast Guard approved PFD, suitable closed-toed foot protection, hat, sun glasses, towel, bathing suit, change of clothes, water bottle, sunscreen and a Good Attitude.


The WOW course will be offered in club-owned 420’s from 6:30pm-8:30pm on four consecutive Tuesday nights in June & July. Session 1 dates are June 5, June 12, June 19 & June 26. Session 2 dates are July 10, July 17, July 24 & July 31.  Session 2 is SOLD OUT.  

For more information, please contact David Van Cleef at sailingdirector@columbiasailingclub.org.