ASA 101/103

Learn to Sail on the Chesapeake Bay out of the beautiful Magothy River, South River, and West Rivers.

ANSA offers the following ASA training:
ASA 101             Basic Keelboat Sailing
ASA 103             Basic Coastal Cruising
ASA 101/103     Combined Keelboat/Coastal
ASA 104             Bareboat Coastal Cruising
ASA 105             Coastal Navigation
ASA 111             Sailing Review
ASA 114             Catamaran Cruising
ASA 118             Docking Endorsement

ANSA prides itself on offering high-quality instruction at a very reasonable price.  Our on the water (OTW) training is given on boats ranging from 30′ to 40′ in length. Our training heritage is based on Navy Sailing standards of the US Naval Sailing Association, and most of our instructors have Navy qualifications in addition to ASA instructor certification.

Training classes are held throughout the sailing season. We start in winter with the ASA 105 Coastal Navigation course. The ASA 101/103 is taught as one class beginning in the early spring, with all courses continuing through the summer.

Click on links below for detailed course information and to register:

ASA 101/103 Keelboat and Basic Coastal Cruising

ASA 101 Keelboat Sailing

ASA 103 Basic Coastal Cruising

ASA 104 Bareboat Cruising

ASA 105 Coastal Navigation

ASA 114 Catamaran Cruising

Information on ASA 111, 118 to follow shortly.

Contact the Rear Commodore for Training ( with any questions.