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.


31 Oct

CCS Water Women Compete at J24 Worlds

We followed the CCS Water Women from applying for the women's berth, organizing logistics, training, holding fundraisers to finally competing in the J24 World Championship. In a few short months these six women came together and built something incredible. We are so proud of your accomplishment and were honored to sponsor our Water Women at the event. Meet the team…

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.

13 Sep

Register NOW for Fall Programs

No matter how old you are we have a program for YOU. Optimist, WOW, Keelboat or Private Lessons are always an option. We've got a variety of classes for everyone and if you do not see it, let us know we can create it. Register NOW and join us for some fun this Fall! Adult Basic Keelboat Class Youth Big…

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…


08 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 start June…

22 Feb

SAISA North Points #6

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

17 Nov

13th Annual Oyster Roast Fundraiser

On Sunday, November 17th we will be hosting our 13th Annual Oyster Roast Fundraiser and celebrate 20 YEARS of Charleston Community Sailing. The event will be held at the James…

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,…

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