Adult Programs

At SailMaine, we’re committed to providing affordable sailing opportunities.  Whether you’re looking to learn the basics, test your racing skills, explore Casco Bay, or you just want a convenient way to sail with family and friends without the expense of boat ownership, SailMaine has a program for you.


Adult Sailing Courses

We offer a wide range of courses to meet your busy schedule and ability level. Our classes are hands-on and have low student-instructor ratio for a highly individualized learning experience. All classes are taught in J/22s by certified instructors.

read more
Friday Night Social

Friday Night Socials

Come Sailing! If you're looking for sailing partners OR want to introduce a friend to the joys of sailing, Friday Night Social Sailing at SailMaine is for you!  Anyone attending may be asked to skipper a boat or take extra crew. Let’s get everyone out sailing!

read more


SailMaine offers a wide variety of racing opportunities for juniors and adults. Don’t miss the fun! Sign up for one of our series, or rent a J/22 to participate in a local yacht club event. Want to learn to race or need a refresher, we can help you!

read more


SailMaine is also very proud of our twelve J/22s, a 22' keelboat, a stable yet fun and fast boat which is designed for 4 sailors but capable of being sailed by 2 to 5. They are perfect for both our “learn to sail” and “learn to race” activities for advanced junior sailors and adults.

read more


Sail a J/22 as if it were your own. Reserve your boat and sail in SailMaine’s keelboat fleet, featuring the J22. Our standard PortPass allows for a season's worth of sailing.  Come enjoy our fleet!


read more


SailMaine is also very proud to offer discounts on our programs and services. This includes reduced pricing to AARP members, USM faculty and staff, Portland residents and more!

read more