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Youth Classes

For those of you who love summer because it's camp season then you will love to hear that we are now offering youth classes throughout the year! You don't have to wait until summer to enjoy youth programming at MBAC when you sign up for one of our youth classes listed below.

You can save with packages!

Youth Classes Offered

YOUTH BASIC SAILING

Kids ages 6-17 can learn how to sail with us aboard their very own sailboat! The same knowledgeable sailing instructors from The Watersports Camp will teach how to sail using classroom instruction, demonstrations, and on-the-water coaching. Participants learn in an 8-foot single-person Sabot ideal for learning the basic concepts of sailing such as points of sail, tacking, and jibing. No sailing experience required!

Prerequisite: This class is open to participants ages 6-17. Participants must pass a swim assessment.

Rates

Fee
$165.00
Save $$ by purchasing this class as part of a package! See packages below.
View the YOUTH BASIC SAILING schedule
YOUTH BASIC SAILING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
3/2/2019-3/3/2019 2 Sa Su 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
3/25/2019-3/26/2019 2 M Tu 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
3/30/2019-4/7/2019 4 Sa Su 1:00PM-4:00PM Enroll!
4/27/2019-4/28/2019 2 Sa Su 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.

YOUTH ADVENTURE SAILING

Whether you have just completed Youth Basic Sailing, or you are an experienced sailor, this multi-level class is the perfect opportunity to learn and practice sailing under the supervision and direction of MBAC sailing instructors.  This class will allow participants to develop their sailing ability on various boats depending on the skill level and experience of the group.  Kids will LOVE sailing in this fun and dynamic class! 

Prerequisite: This class is open to participants ages 6-17. Participants must have successfully completed MBAC Basic Sailing or equivalent.

Rates

Fee
$165.00
Save $$ by purchasing this class as part of a package! See packages below.
View the YOUTH ADVENTURE SAILING schedule
YOUTH ADVENTURE SAILING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
3/9/2019-3/10/2019 2 Sa Su 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
3/27/2019-3/28/2019 2 W Th 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
4/13/2019-4/14/2019 2 Sa Su 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
5/11/2019-5/12/2019 2 Sa Su 9:00AM-4:00PM Enroll!
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.

YOUTH WATERSPORTS ENRICHMENT CLASSES

Students will participate in sailing, paddleboarding, and other various aquatic and marine science based programs with MBAC instructors. These activities are designed to provide students the opportunity to experience watersports while benefiting from group learning and teamwork.

These classes are ideal for students participating in home school or charter schools seeking enrichment opportunities.  Contact us to see if we area vendor for your program!

Prerequisite: This class is open to participants ages 6-17. Participants must pass a swim assessment consisting of a 50-meter swim and comfortably treading water.

Rates

Fee
$150-4 sessions, $250-8 sessions
View the YOUTH WATERSPORTS ENRICHMENT CLASSES schedule
YOUTH WATERSPORTS ENRICHMENT CLASSES SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/8/2019-1/31/2019 8 Tu Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
1/8/2019-1/29/2019 4 Tu 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
1/10/2019-1/31/2019 4 Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
2/5/2019-2/28/2019 8 Tu Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
2/5/2019-2/26/2019 4 Tu 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
2/7/2019-2/28/2019 4 Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
3/5/2019-3/21/2019 6 Tu Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
3/5/2019-3/19/2019 3 Tu 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
3/7/2019-3/21/2019 3 Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
4/2/2019-4/25/2019 8 Tu Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
4/2/2019-4/23/2019 4 Tu 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
4/4/2019-4/25/2019 4 Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
4/30/2019-5/16/2019 6 Tu Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
4/30/2019-5/14/2019 3 Tu 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
5/2/2019-5/16/2019 3 Th 12:00PM-2:30PM Enroll!
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.

YOUTH WAKESPORTS SESSION

In this class kids will have the opportunity to wakeboard, waterski, or wakesurf behind one of our top-of-the-line Nautiques.  Whether trying wakeboarding and wakesurfing for the first time, or you prefer to advanced your skills our instructors will teach to each student's personal skill level.
 

Prerequisite: Participants must be at least 6 years old and pass a swim assessment.

Rates

Fee
$95.00
View the YOUTH WAKESPORTS SESSION schedule
YOUTH WAKESPORTS SESSION SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
2/17/2019 1 Su 12:00PM-3:00PM Enroll!
3/24/2019 1 Su 12:00PM-3:00PM Enroll!
5/5/2019 1 Su 8:00AM-11:00AM Enroll!
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.

YOUTH SURFING SESSION

This class provides a great opportunity for kids to work on their surfing with professional instructors from The Watersport Camp.  Whether you're looking for an introduction to the sport of surfing, or want to become a better surfer, this one session course is a fun and safe way to enjoy surfing in a supervised setting.

Prerequisite: Participants must be at least 6 years old and pass a swim assessment.

Rates

Fee
$69.00
View the YOUTH SURFING SESSION schedule
YOUTH SURFING SESSION SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
4/14/2019 1 Su 1:00PM-4:00PM Enroll!
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.

YOUTH SURFING SPRING BREAK CAMP

Spend your spring break surfing with us in this special 4-session, half-day camp offered during spring break.  This special activity is open to surfers of all levels.  You can also purchase as a package with our Youth Paddling Spring Break Camp for a full-day camp experience.   

Rates

Fee
$165.00
Save $$ by purchasing this class as part of a package! See packages below.
View the YOUTH SURFING SPRING BREAK CAMP schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
YOUTH SURFING SPRING BREAK CAMP SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

YOUTH ADVENTURE PADDLE

In this class kids will have the opportunity to learn and practice paddling through games and activities that develop skills and are FUN! Participants will have the opportunity to kayak or stand up paddle* and may even get to paddle on our Megalodon giant SUP!

*Stand up paddlers must be at least 65lbs and 8 years or older.

Prerequisite: *Stand up paddlers must be at least 65lbs and 8 years or older.

Rates

Fee
$55.00
View the YOUTH ADVENTURE PADDLE schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
YOUTH ADVENTURE PADDLE SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

YOUTH PADDLING SPRING BREAK CAMP

Your camper can spend their spring break developing paddling skills and playing paddling games in this special 4-session activity offered during spring break!  You can also purchase as a package with our Youth Surfing Spring Break Camp for a full-day camp experience.  

Rates

Fee
$165.00
Save $$ by purchasing this class as part of a package! See packages below.
View the YOUTH PADDLING SPRING BREAK CAMP schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
YOUTH PADDLING SPRING BREAK CAMP SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

STEM EXPLORATIONS- THINK LIKE A SCIENTIST

Students will learn to think like a scientist while exploring the different characteristics researchers look at when testing water quality. Using the different tools and techniques that scientists use to measure salinity, temperature, turbidity, specific gravity and pH, students will test the water quality here at the Mission Bay Aquatic Center, and will paddle as a group to compare results from testing at various locations on the bay.  After this course students will have experience collecting, recording and visualizing data as part of their own mini research project.

Rates

Fee
$45.00
View the STEM EXPLORATIONS- THINK LIKE A SCIENTIST schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
STEM EXPLORATIONS- THINK LIKE A SCIENTIST SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

STEM EXPLORATIONS- ROV DESIGN CHALLENGE

This hands-on activity explores the tools and challenges researchers confront to explore the deep ocean. Students will work as a team to plan, build, and test their own underwater remote operated vehicles. Finally, students will get to deploy their ROVs to explore the underwater area adjacent to MBAC.  This activity will focus on the circular experiential learning model of plan > do > AHA! > reflect > plan. 

Rates

Fee
$45.00
View the STEM EXPLORATIONS- ROV DESIGN CHALLENGE schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
STEM EXPLORATIONS- ROV DESIGN CHALLENGE SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

STEM EXPLORATIONS- THE OCEAN, CLEAN WATER AND YOU!

In this activity students will explore the relationship between humans and the ocean, through hands-on games and an activities. Students will learn steps that they themselves can take to make a difference through the use of a watershed model, and games illustration how long common trash items take to decompose, and show how small changes can have dramatic impact. The will learn what steps they can take to make improvements in their own life and empower them to take steps that facilitate change. Students will then grab their collection bags and perform an on the water cleanup on kayaks and paddleboards.

Rates

Fee
$45.00
View the STEM EXPLORATIONS- THE OCEAN, CLEAN WATER AND YOU! schedule
Advance registration required. Please register online using the Enroll link or call (858) 488-1000 to register by phone.
STEM EXPLORATIONS- THE OCEAN, CLEAN WATER AND YOU! SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online

Class is currently not scheduled. Call (858) 488-1000 to schedule.

SAVE WHEN YOU PACKAGE!

YOUTH SAILING PACKAGE

Purchase Youth Basic Sailing and Youth Adventure Sailing together and save $40!

$290.00 Package Fee
$290.00 SDSU/UCSD Student Fee

SPRING BREAK SURF/PADDLE PACKAGE

Combine both Spring Break Surfing and Paddling Camps and save $40!

$290.00 Package Fee
$290.00 SDSU/UCSD Student Fee

Spring Break Youth Sailing Package

Combine Youth Basic Sailing and Youth Adventure Sailing this Spring Break and save 40!

$290.00 Package Fee
$290.00 SDSU/UCSD Student Fee