Our youth development platform uses sailing, boat operation, and boat building to further academic skills and instill the qualities of character necessary for college and career success.

  1. Sail Academy

    Sail Academy recruits freshman students from local public high schools and engages them in a year of academic after school programming using sailing and boat building as its...

    Twice weekly


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  2. First Mates

    First Mates offers a scaffolded set of youth development experiences that prepare students for college and career. We provide ongoing mentoring, competitive racing, college entrance preparation, homework support,...



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  3. City Sail Summer Program

    Week-long learn-to-sail summer program available for grades 5-11. Give your child the chance to learn a new passion, make new friends, and grow as a leader! ...

    Offering 10 One-Week Sessions

    9am - 4pm

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The HRCS Mission
Hudson River Community Sailing develops leadership and academic success in underserved New York City youth through sailing education and provides maritime education and recreation to the community at large.
HRCS is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

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Hudson River Community Sailing West 26th Street & 12th Avenue Pier 66 Boathouse inside Hudson River Park New York, NY 10001

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