Two young sailor cruising around the bay.

Wet Feet

Register for Wet Feet

Suitable for ages 5-8. 

This program is designed to help young sailors feel comfortable on the water and
to experience the sport of sailing in the most positive way. 

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Each Wet Feet class has a maximum of six participants/coach, allowing close and supportive coaching and supervision.  

Instruction includes on-the-water sailing in Optimist dinghies with an instructor on board or close alongside, as well as shore-based sailing-related fun activities. 

The program is a half-day introduction for ages 5 to 8. You can choose mornings (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.) or afternoons (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.). Five-year old’s must have completed Grade Primary. You may register your Wet Feet sailor in multiple sessions throughout July and August, however full-day participation is not an option.


2023 Session Dates
July 3rd to 7th
July 10th to 14th
July 17th to 21st
July 24th to 28th
July 31st to August 4th
August 7th to 11th
August 14th to 18th
August 21st to 25th



Cost for Participants

Fees Description
$150 Program fee for a single Wet Feet session
$21 Annual Sail Nova Scotia fee (CANSail participation fee)