Learn • Network• Take the Helm

National Women's Sailing Conference

Learn • Network • Take the Helm®

1/2 DAY, 1/2 price. Full of fun! Half day experience still available.
The National Women’s Sailing Association's (NWSA) 2023 Women’s Sailing Conference Saturday is June 3, 2023 from 9:15 am – 5 pm at Sail Newport. Half-day in-person tickets must be purchased in advanced.

Virtual tickets may be purchased until July 1. Videos may be viewed anytime until July 3.

Workshops taught by experienced instructors and Captains from across the nation. Beginners to experience sailors can get their hands-on marine electrical components, practice navigation using paper, learn the depth of informaiton avaiable in AIS the newest tool for recreational boathing safety, gain conversational basics to talk like a sailor, or participate in a sewing DIY workshop.

There's still something for every sailor!

Can't make it to Rhode Island? Virtually you'll have access to over a half-day of online programming including a panel discussion, topics for beginners to advanced sailors, racers, do-it-yourselfers and ocean sustainability advocates. Click the Virtual filter at top left above the schedule to filter for virtual only.

Explore Sail Newport & NWSA

We are so excited to be holding our conference in historic Newport, Rhode Island. Explore the venue, Sail Newport, and discover the waters, shores and city sights this place has to offer.


Learn more about National Women’s Sailing Association and our mission, events, programs and scholarships by visiting www.womensailing.com


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Our Sponsors

Fundraising Raffle Brunch

Join Us at Elks Lodge
SUNDAY JUNE 4 9a-11:30a

Come share a delicious Brunch with your sailing friends and help us raise funds for our ongoing programs like AdventureSail and our youth sailing scholarships. Open to everyone! Advance tickets required. Find them under "Buy Tickets"

Join NWSA To Support Women Sailing

Your membership helps directly support other women and girl sailors through scholarships and educational events. Become a member at www.womensailing.org "JOIN US"

Choose Your Pass Below

After Checkout, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to choose your specific workshops.Not sure what level of sailor you are?Click on a Track for the description that best fits your skill.

For more information please contact us:

(985) 247-8919
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