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Tampa Sailing Squadron is a private, member-owned sailing club located in Apollo Beach, Florida.
Members enjoy many activities such as club racing, regattas, cruising and many other social events.
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Click on the ICON above to visit the TSS Youth Sailing website!

TSS Youth Sailing, Inc., is a federal 501(c)(3) charity and a Florida nonprofit organization.  We offer summer sailing classes for youth ages 7-17 of all skill levels.  Our classes are held at our host organization, the Tampa Sailing Squadron, and are led by U.S. Sailing certified instructors.  Visit our website for more information!

The TSS Youth Sailing Board of Directors meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at the TSS Clubhouse at 18:30.  All are welcome to attend.

For more information, send an email to, call 813-642-4035 or visit our website by clicking on the TSS Youth Sailing ICON above

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TSS Youth Sailing is looking for volunteers interested in helping with administration, IT, website maintenance and fund raising. Volunteering could involve helping with an  event, helping to repair boats, or a year round responsibility.  It would depend on how much time you have to give.  Being a member of Tampa Sailing Squadron is not a requirement.


If interested please contact Trina Swartz at or 813-789-4053.

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Classes will be held June 01, 2020 - August 31, 2020
There will be Eight 5 Day Classes  

There will be One 4 Day Class held the week of June 29th-July 2nd; this will be a "Learn to Race" Camp for advanced sailors.

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Your monetary support makes a big splash!  TSS Youth Sailing, Inc. is managed by volunteers and our training fleet is maintained by volunteers.  Our only paid employees are our instructors and sailing assistants.  ALL of your donations go directly to the expenses of the program and are deeply appreciated!  Click on the Donate button above to submit a donation through PayPal or directly by credit or debit card.  Checks may be sent payable to TSS Youth Sailing, Inc. to the following mailing address: TSS Youth Sailing, Inc., PO Box 3211, Apollo Beach, FL 33572

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You can help TSS Youth Sailing by designating our organization on Amazon Smile and a percentage of your purchase will be donated to TSS Youth Sailing by Amazon.  There is no cost to you.

When you log-on to Amazon go to (instead of This website is the same as Below the search bar (at the top of the screen) you’ll see a drop-box “THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT”.  When you open that you’ll see major organizations (like American Cancer Society). Below that is a search bar to find and select TSS Youth Sailing (your selection is saved).

Once you select TSS Youth Sailing we will receive donations from Amazon for all your purchases. You just have to sign-in to (instead of Bookmark it, put a shortcut on your computer’s desktop or on your tablet’s home page.

Call John Chapman if you have questions (440) 258-6821


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