There are several very active women-oriented boating Facebook pages locally. Many of these are "closed" pages, restricted to women only. You'll need to search for them by name and ask permission to join. Here's a sample of the ones most popular with local women boaters
The largest, and most active women boater FB page in our area. Open to both women sail and power boaters.
Hosted by CYC Seattle at Shilshole, but open to all local women sailors. Monthly meetings (live at the CYC clubhouse or via Zoom)
This all-woman team won the challenging Race to Alaska. The first all woman crew to do so (and on the first monohull to win). But that's just the start of what this amazing group of women have done and ARE doing!
We fuel smart research to develop new paths for breast cancer prevention and a cure. We do this through sailing. Because that's what we do.
SheSails Seattle is owned and operated by Lisa Cole. She teaching beginning sailing lessons to women, men, and families on her Catalina 25 sailboat on Seattle's Lake Union. She's passionate about teaching sailing, and Lake Union is a great place to visit!
A group to network, share, collaborate, support and explore our passion of sailing and empower one another to be the best sailors we can be!
Seattle Boat Show Women's University, SSC Women's Room (for women of Seattle Sailing Club). Outside of Seattle: Tacoma Women's Sailing Association, South Sound Women Sailors, Oregon Women's Sailing Association, Oregon Women's Offshore Sailing Association, Women Who Sail (global), National Women's Sailing Association
Women: coming to the Seattle Boat Show? Know how to tie a few basic boating knots? Please volunteer at our Northwest Women in Boating "Knot-a-Boat" booth, where we teach boaters a few basic knots. I'll give you tickets to get into the show for free! It's lots of fun, and a way to promote women in boating.
Want to learn from a woman instructor? Many of the best local instructors also happen to be women. Click the button to go to article in sailing magazine 48 North introduces which some of them.
Lots of exciting presentations by/for women boaters. Seattle Boat Show Women's University is full day class for both women sail and power boaters. Seminar schedule, including link sign up For Boat Show University class below
Monthly women-only events, training, sailing, flotillas and women's race team
Open to women of all skill levels! Develop your sailing skills as you explore the San Juan Islands with our top female instructors.
Seattle Boat Show Women's University is a fun, full day class for both women sail and power boaters. Under seminar name, search for "Women".
Many local yacht clubs also have women's groups, and/or women's learn to sail or learn to race programs. One of these is Port Madison Yacht Club on Bainbridge Island. Check with your local yacht club. If they don't have something, why not volunteer to start it?