We are committed to providing our Courageous community with timely updates during this time of uncertainty. Please visit our COVID-19 Updates page for the latest.   As well, please remember that the COVID-19 Symptom Notifier must be filled out every day that you plan to participate on the pier.

COVID-19 Updates COVID-19 Symptom Notifier

Your Sailing Community

Courageous Sailing is a nonprofit community sailing and
youth development organization committed to providing
people of all ages and backgrounds with opportunities
to learn, sail, and enjoy Boston Harbor.



Our Roster is full for the 2020-2021 season, visit out Frostbting page for more details and quick links for current racers. 

Frostbiters Home page

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2020 Annual Giving

Help support Courageous Sailing youth programs that provide our kids with connection, engagement, and fun—whether in person or through a screen!

Support Courageous

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Courageous at Home

Pining for the sea? So are we! Whether you're looking for sailing-related science activities for kids, upping your game with racing tips, or just missing the Courageous community, this is the place.

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Holiday Sale!

Your favorite courses and membership at some of our lowest prices of the year!

Additional discounts available 12/8-12/24 check out our social media platforms for coupon codes!

Show me the savings

Friday, November 23rd through Monday, November 26th

Black Friday Sales

It is almost Thanksgiving, and you know what that means... Black Friday Sales are on the way! These are our lowest prices of the year. What better time to treat a loved one (or yourself) to a season of sailing in 2019!

Start sailing

Saturdays | Nov - March

Frostbite Racing

It's that time of the year again when we call on our most intrepid racers to join us for our best racing of the year: frostbiting!

Please contact Caitlyn Ridgely if you're interested in racing or volunteering this winter.

Frostbite this winter

Pier 4, Charlestown

Courageous' main office and sailing location is on Pier 4 in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard.

(857) 452-1769

Seasonal Hours: May - October
Monday Closed
Tuesday* 2 pm to 7 pm
Wednesday* 2 pm to 7 pm
Thursday* 2 pm to 7 pm
Friday* 2 pm to 7 pm
Weekends 10 am to 6 pm
*July 1- August 7 Operating hours will begin at 4pm to accommodate our Youth Program

UMass Boston

A new satellite location on the UMass Boston Dorchester Campus.

(617) 905-1093

Seasonal Hours: May - October
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Weekends Closed


Jamaica Pond

Sailing on Jamaica Pond in cooperation with the Boston Department of Parks & Recreation.

(617) 522-5061

Seasonal Hours: May - October
Monday 1 pm to 7pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 1 pm to 7pm
Friday 1 pm to 7pm
Weekends & Holidays 11am-7pm
We sometimes close locations early due to weather. Check this website or social media pages for information, or call ahead for the latest update. No boats are allowed to depart within 60 minutes of sunset.