Campus Recreation

75 Keaney Road, Mackal Field House, Room 104, Kingston, RI 02881 – p. 401.874.5926 hotline. 401.874.4343 f. 401.874.4829

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Recreational Sailing

The URI Sailing Center is open to the general public as well as the University community. The annual membership fee for URI students 18 years or older is $125 and for non-students, $150.  All recreational sailors must successfully pass an on-the-water “Skippers Test” prior to being cleared to use the boats.  Members who have qualified for a “Skippers Card” are entitled to unlimited use of the Techs or Flying Juniors during recreational sailing hours at no additional charge.

For racing enthusiasts, club races are held during the summer on Friday evenings from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. beginning June 21, 2013. Boats are available on a first-come basis.



Summer 2014

May 19th – August 30th

Monday – Thursday 12 Noon – 7:00 p.m.
Friday – Sunday 12 Noon – 6:00 p.m.

Fall 2014

September 57th – November 9th

Friday: 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12 Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12 Noon – 5:00 p.m.

Spring 2015

March 27th – May 16th

Friday: 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12 Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12 Noon – 5:00 p.m.


$125.00 for URI students
$150.00 for non-students

Please Note:

During weekday hours, sailing classes have priority use of all boats and equipment. Spring sailing requires lifejackets and wetsuits are strongly advised due to cold water temperatures. All recreational sailing is subject to cancellation based on current weather conditions.

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