Team Sailing


Leadership at Sea: Team Sailing

This full day sailing venture is designed to foster team cohesion in a challenging, high-pressure environment.

This intensive provides participants with a unique opportunity to develop leadership, teamwork and communication skills while learning how to sail modern sailboats. Debriefing and scheduled reflection provide participants with an opportunity to transfer the leadership and teamwork lessons learned while sailing.

Activities and Risks

Students will be on the water learning to sail within small teams.  Safety is always our first consideration. Professional instruction is provided by JWorld Sailing.


No sailing experience is necessary for this venture.

Costs and Equipment

Transportation, meals and instruction is covered for participation. Participants should dress appropriately for the Venture. A recommended clothing list will be provided by the Venture Fellows. 

Partner Organization


  • Venture Fellows:
    • Gabbi Coetzee
    • Ethan Markwalter
    • Nick Yohn
    • Stacy Shimanuki
    • Ben Iverson
  • Number of Seats per Venture: 15 students
  • Dates:
    • Fall Session: Friday, September 30, 2022