The Waukegan | Joseph Conrad Yacht Club will sponsor a celestial navigation seminar series over four dates in March and April. The class will cover all aspects of celestial navigation including: navigation terms and terminology, dead-reckoning, fixes by visual bearings, chart reading, sextant use and calibration, computing sun, star and planet observations to produce lines of position (LOP), computing latitude and longitude, and other topics for obtaining fixes anywhere in the world using celestial observations. This seminar is open to the general public and offered to club members at cost of materials.
Are you ready for racing season? Take your sailing up to the next level. This two-session class will teach you the racing rules and strategy you’ll need to know to […]
Don’t want to race your boat? Don’t have a boat? Come learn how to crew a racing boat. The Waukegan | Joseph Conrad Yacht Club is looking for crew members for […]
On December 3, we broke out the El Toros for the first time this Fall to start off the frostbiting sailing season. It took a little effort to find all […]