From group classes to private lessons, learn the art of sailing and more right here in L.A.’s Marina.

Blue Pacific Yachting


Sailing from the Marina since 1989, Blue Pacific has one of the largest fleets in the area. Unique ASA-approved 3, 5, or 8-day Confidence Sailing Courses offered, plus spinnaker, first mate, sailing refreshers, and big-boat courses.

Bluewater Sailing


Private sailing charters for coastal and harbor cruises, corporate team-building events, and media support. Instruction on our boats or yours. ASA certification. Group sailing sessions year-round.

Fairwind Yacht Club

All-volunteer sailing membership cooperative with over 20 boats ranging from 14-40 feet, for free training, cruising and fun. Free Sail and Open House are scheduled on the first Saturday of each month.

Marina Sailing


This large sailing operation offers yachts from 22 to 50 feet. Over 70 boats and 40 instructors and USCG-licensed captains throughout Southern California. ASA certification.

Naos Yachts


Yacht sales, bareboat charters, group and private sailing lessons, ASA courses.

UCLA Marina Aquatic Center


Marina Aquatic Center offers extensive instructional and recreational boating programs, including stand-up paddling, windsurfing, kayaking, surfing, rowing and sailing. Equipment rentals are also available. All programs are open to non-UCLA community affiliates.

US Coast Guard Auxiliary

Public education classroom lessons in boating skills and seamanship, sailing fundamentals, basic and advanced coastal navigation and more. They also conduct free vessel safety checks. Class schedules are available on the website.