Quinte SailAbility is a sailing school for persons with a physical or intellectual disability, regardless of age or degree of disability. Our goal is to be accessible, active and affordable. Through the use of technology, barriers are eliminated, providing the therapeutic benefits of sailing on one’s own. Our core product is self esteem and confidence.
About QUINTE SAILABILITY DEVELOPMENT TRAINING
Quinte SailAbility operates out CFB TRenton Yacht Club on the Bay of Quinte. We operate 8 specially designed sail boats 10 weeks each summer. We offer Learn to Sail, recreational sailing and racing to about 40 students per year.
It costs $27.92 to send a student out sailing for 2 - 3 hours and we charge $10.15......we must fund raise the balance. Our students arange in age from 7 to 65 and have either a physical or developmental disability. Our boats can be adapted to allow any one to sail, including blind students and a sip and puff control system allowing a full qudriplegic to sail.