American Sailing Institute is a Community Sailing Organization teaching the joy of sailing in Southeast Michigan.
Whatever your sailing experience our programs and fleet of boats will take you from 18-foot Interlakes to 32-foot keelboats. From sails with friends and family on local lakes to racing to week long timeshares up north. All members start with our L1 class.
Membership is only $90 dollars!
Our L1 classes—both shore and water classes, class book, access to 18ft sailboats and rated mentors for practice sails, and student sailpass is only $290 after membership- all season.
Classes are available in either May, June, or September.
Sign up any time before class.
Open Registration is Feb 24th to April 24th.
Late Registration is any time after that. Just call our office for openings.
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ASI is Southeast Michigan’s Premier Sailing Organization
American Sailing Institute is a Michigan Sailing School that teaches the joy of sailing in a social environment to adult sailors of all ages and abilities.
Or contact American Sailing Institute’s sail secretary, Traci at 248-393-4280.
Fee includes membership and student sailpass, shore school and water classes in our sailboats, season long practice sails with Mentors, as well as course materials and unlimited sailing opportunities at Kensington and Stony Creek Metroparks in 18 foot boats provided by ASI!
Returning L1 membership and sailpass only $245.00 for the sailing season.
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Come Join ASI!
New to sailing or experienced? Take our Level One class…Schedule Details.
Classes are in May, June, and Sept (call to check on late openings)
We are an energetic, enthusiastic, diverse group of sailors who want to share with you the joy of sailing, seamanship, and safety on Michigan’s waterways. American Sailing Institute (ASI) has a 50-year history of teaching adult sailing classes and small boat safety courses. Our members sail on our large fleet of boats from three locations in Southeast Michigan.
Our Fleet of Sailboats has convenient docking privileges on Kent Lake at Kensington Metropark in Milford, MI and Stony Creek Lake at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township, MI. Our larger sailboats are located at Jefferson Beach Marina in St. Clair Shores, MI on beautiful Lake St. Clair.
We hope you’ll join us for our adult sailing safety classes, our captains training, our small boat certification, our racing program, or just to enjoy a wonderful sailing experience with other members in our organization.
ASI is a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization. Call us for information on tax deductible Donations or Membership forms 248-393-4280.