MBAC has a new way for you to earn your US Sailing Basic Keelboat certification that will allow you to maximize your time on the water. US Sailing has launched a Basic Keelboat Certification Blended Learning Course that allows you to learn and be tested on introductory sailing topics at your own pace before practicing the skills you learned online on the water. Read More
Last fall we began offering a First Sail class as an opportunity to learn about and experience an introduction to sailing before committing to a full-length course. This course has been so popular that we’ve decided to add additional dates to the fall schedule. Read More
We had an amazing summer, and we thank all of you for helping make this camp season one of the best yet! If you are already feeling the end of summer blues the fun doesn’t have to end! MBAC offers a number of opportunities year-round for kids and families to have fun on the water. Check out our list of upcoming activities for kids, and some for kids and families to enjoy together! Read More
A new year of Inspire Charter School Specialty Enrichment Program has begun at Mission Bay Aquatic Center. The new year brings in a new teacher, Mrs. Robyn Ralston, for the two-day a week academic support and enrichment program for home school students. Read More
Attend our open house on Thursday, September 22, 10am-12pm or Saturday, September 24, 10am-12pm.
Every year thousands of kids attend boating and watersports programs at the Mission Bay Aquatic Center. For many this is their first experience with watersports. Most of them will continue to develop their skills in that sport as they grow. For a lot of them this development will translate to interest in other watersports, the marine environment, or the science behind it. For some, this activity will become a life skill that they will enjoy through the ages. One first grader began his experience with us when he wanted to learn to sail. He eventually became an accomplished sailor, is now teaching sailing while studying engineering at SDSU, and hopes to design better boats after graduating. We never know where these early experiences will lead. All students benefit from a group learning experience that cannot be matched in a classroom, and this is the core reason we do what we do. Read More