Membership Benefits

Why join the Sandpoint Sailing Association? Here are a dozen reasons why you should send in your member application today:

  1. Mostly just for fun!
  2. Meet and sail with some of the friendliest folks on the water.
  3. Learn about sailing events from racing and cruising to hanging out on the dock.
  4. The Sandpoint Sailing Association is the only organized sailing venue on the north end of Lake Pend Oreille.
  5. Membership is the best way to learn or improve your sailing skills in Sandpoint.
  6. Participate in a long season of sailing events with banquets, training, weekly races, weekend cruising events and the Spud Cup Regatta.
  7. Meet and learn from experienced, local living sailing legends.
  8. Learn the art of sailing story embellishment from local masters.
  9. Free burgers and barbeques.
  10. Enjoy supervised use of the club’s fleet of 14 ft sailboats.
  11. Support lobbying the city and others for legislation to advance the sport of sailing in Sandpoint.
  12. Help meet the many costs of running a sailing club.
    • Buying timers, marks, anchors, etc.
    • Maintenance and operation of the Committee boat.
    • Website hosting.
    • Maintaining, insuring, transporting and storing the club's fleet of six Holder-14 sailboats.
    • Training club instructors, community youth and older folks interested in learning to sail.