MattSail Summer Sailing Programs

The Summer Sailing Program is open to all students ages 6 to 10 for morning classes, and ages 11 to 15 for afternoon classes.

Program Tuition

  • Members per student for Session 1 two week session- TBA
  • Non  members per student for Session 1 two week session-TBA
  • Members per student  for each Sessions 2 & 3 two week session-TBA
  • Non members per student for Sessions 2 & 3 each two week session-TBA
  •  Session 4 – 1 week session -TBA  ( Students must complete one of the 2 week sessions in 2023 to enroll in session 4)
  • Tuition Assistance is available.
  • No Refunds.

PLEASE NOTE: MattSail members need the Member Code to access MattSail Member rates. If you do not know the Member Code please contact Audri at

Morning Program

8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Ages: 6 – 10

  • Session 1: TBA
  • Session 2: TBA
  • Session 3: TBA
  • Session 4 (1 week): TBA  (Only available to students who have completed a two week session in 2023)

Students are introduced to the basic sailing concepts while building their confidence on the water. They will be placed in groups based on their skill level. Games, crafts, and science will be incorporated into this program to ensure a fun learning environment. Extended care is available for those looking for afternoon MattRec Seahorse Explorers Program. Campers can eat their packed lunch with our sailing councilors and will be walked to Center School for 12:30 drop off. Parents must register for MattRec Seahorse Explorers Program and Mattapoisett Community Sailing’s Billy E. Mee Youth Sailing separately and sign release forms.

Register and pay online
Download the application and mail

Afternoon Program

12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Ages: 11 – 15

  • Session 1: July 3 – July 14, 2023 NO CLASS JULY 4TH
  • Session 2: July 17 – July 28, 2023
  • Session 3: July 31 – August 11, 2023
  • Session 4 (1 week):  August 14 – August 18, 2023  (Only available to students who have completed a two week session in 2023)

The Afternoon Program is for our more experienced sailors who are looking to increase their boat knowledge and boat handling skills in a fun, relaxing environment. Students will be broken up by skill level. Sailors participating in this group will have the opportunity to sail in small groups, with an instructor, or alone accompanied by a safety boat.

Register and pay online
Download the application and mail

Program Notes

  • Classes will be tailored to fit the needs of the students enrolled.
  • Students will be grouped based upon their sailing ability.
  • Morning weather usually offers lighter winds and calmer seas more suitable for beginner sailors.

Note: Students must pass a basic swimming test on the first day of class.

Lunch Program

Sailors can bring their packed lunch, eat with our sailing instructors, and can be walked to Center School to attend MATTREC Afternoon Seahorse Explorers Program. The cost to stay for lunch and transportation to Seahorse Explorers is $50.00 for each 2 week session.

REGISTER for MATTREC Afternoon Seahorse Explorers LUNCH Program HERE.

MattRec LUNCH Program Registration & Fee

To confirm MattRec Summer Explorers availability contact
Jane Finnerty at or 508.758.4548.