Welcome Back – Feb 5, 8pm

Interested students are invited to a welcome back meeting by the IUP Sailing Club, Thursday, Feb 5th at 8pm in Leonard 110. Find out about learning to sail this spring with IUP’s club. Students can also travel to compete in collegiate regattas. ¬†Experienced sailors and beginners are welcome As a special treat, this meeting will…

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Club History 2011-2014

The mission of the IUP Sailing Club is to involve the IUP community in recreational sailing; to allow beginners to master basic skills leading to US Sailing certification; and to provide experienced sailors the opportunity to develop racing tactics and compete in collegiate regattas. The club was formed in Fall of 2011. With no boats…

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Team Sails in First Ever Intercollegiate Regatta for IUP

Annapolis, MD – May 3, 2014 IUP Sailing Club members Karl Richter and Joe Cristello represented IUP in the Pinkerton Memorial Regatta on Saturday. The pair traveled to Annapolis where they sailed against the University of Maryland, Salisbury University, and University of Maryland Baltimore. “It was our first and certainly not our last! Here’s to…

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Fall 2013 – Last Meeting 12/5

Thanks to all those who helped put our boats away.  Last meeting of the semester is after Thanksgiving, 8pm 12/5 in Leonard 110.  We’ll start up early in January with some sailing instruction and other fun activities.  Keep in touch through our facebook group “IUP Sailing Club” or send an email to iupsailingclub@gmail.com to be…

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Learn to Sail with IUP Sailing Club / Friends of Yellow Creek

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2013- SAILING 101 10:00 AM  Meet at the Boat Rental (Main Day-Use Area) Join us to explore the sport and art of sailing on Yellow Creek Lake. This two-hour session begins with a lesson on the parts of the sailboat and introduces future sailors to the basics of wind awareness, sail trim,…

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Attention Camp Counselors, Young Adult Leaders

US Sailing Course Offered at Yellow Creek June 8-9, 2013 Like sailing? Want to work or volunteer on a waterfront?  This course is designed to prepare camp counselors and staff from community sailing and scouting programs to supervise small boat recreational sailing activities. The emphasis is on safety and hands-on practice to familiarize candidates with…

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