CHARLESTON COMMUNITY SAILING INC. is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to improve the community and the sport of sailing by providing access, facilities and sailing instruction to people of all socioeconomic backgrounds, skill levels and physical abilities.


18 Sep

CCS Team Wins SAYRA Club Championship

This past weekend the College of Charleston held the SAYRA Club Challenge. 17 clubs from the Southeast competed for this year’s title and 4 team members from our WOW J24 Worlds team participated in the event. Learn more about the team.

21 May

CCS/WOW Granted berth for 2019 J24 Worlds

Charleston Community Sailing and our Women on the Water program has been granted the "women's" berth for the 2019 J24 World Championship. Women on the Water is a program that started at Charleston Community Sailing four years ago. This program is designed to give women of all ages and from all walks of life the opportunity to experience sailing in…

02 May

May Newsletter

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16 Apr

New for Summer 2019 – Camp Cool!

We are thrilled to offer a new one week sailing program dedicated to teaching children who have high functioning Autism or Asperger’s syndrome.   Using our stable keelboats and community partners students will learn basic sailing skills while going on adventures in the Ashley River and the surrounding waterways, all while building self-confidence and a love for being on the water.…


28 Sep

SAISA Charleston Open

Register NOW for this one day SAISA Open. We need volunteers to help on the dock and as mark boats if you want to help, let us know!

13 Sep

Adult Basic Sailing Class

Through our partnership with Charleston County Parks and Recreation, learn basic sailing nomenclature, along with rigging and de-rigging skills, safety, and the basics of tacking, jibing, and docking. Register NOW!

16 Aug

4th Annual Community Cup

On Friday and Saturday, August 16th and 17th, we will be hosting our 4th Annual Community Cup. This is a fun, family event that is a celebration of youth sailing,…

10 Jun

Summer Sailing Starts!

Register NOW for our summer sailing classes! We’ve got an opportunity for everyone to get on the water from 5 & up through a variety of programs. Summer sailing will…

17 May

Adult Basic Sailing

Through our joint partnership with CCPRC - register now for Basic Sailing. Learn basic sailing nomenclature, along with rigging and de-rigging skills, safety, and the basics of tacking, jibing, and…

09 May

Soiree on the Sea

Cruise for a cause aboard the Carolina Belle to benefit Charleston Community Sailing! We will start boarding at 6:30pm at the Charleston Maritime Center and then cruise the harbor from…

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