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Sail Stars & Stripes USA-11

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Public and private 3 hour sails aboard Stars & Stripes USA-11, the authentic 1992 America's Cup racing yacht sailed by Dennis Conner. Take the helm, grind the winches, or just hang on as this amazing high performance racer zips around San Diego Bay...more
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1551 Shelter Island Dr, Kona Kai Resort and Marina, San Diego, CA 92106-3102
+1 619-255-4705
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Reviewed April 1, 2010

I celebrated my husband's 40th birthday with a sail on Sail USA-11. We had a fantastic time sailing with a wonderful crew on the beautiful bay of San Diego. We were able to participate and help the crew raise the sails. We also were able...More

Thank ctsnbes
Reviewed March 29, 2010

The USA-11 is an America's Cup racing boat. We spent a couple of hours out on the ocean and in the bay. This boat was faster than any other sail boats, including the other USA racing boats in the bay. I got to helm and...More

Thank gbrockwell
Reviewed March 28, 2010

We went for a sail aboard the Stars and Stripes yesterday in San Diego. Postcard perfect weather and the had the most fun you can have with your clothes on! Lynn, the captain, Marni and the rest of the top notch crew made sure everyone...More

Thank missdoody
Reviewed March 25, 2010

Being a college student, I was looking for a different type of excursion when I stopped in San Diego...and that's exactly what I got. Sail USA-11 is not only a breathtaking yacht - beautifully designed and clean as a whistle - but the owners, captain,...More

Thank pattison30
Reviewed March 25, 2010

Sailing on the Stars & Stripes is the most amazing feeling in the world!!! The boat is immaculate, the staff is friendly and engaging, and everyone on board gets to help out (if they want). I would recommend sailing with Sail USA-11 to anyone, whether...More

Thank Gdarling
Reviewed March 24, 2010

What an incredible adventure it was to sail on the USA-11. The yacht that brought the cup back. The crew was top notch and Captain Lynn is a true gentleman and exceptional sailor. The yacht is maintained by the owners who take outstanding care of...More

Thank ccdancer_10
Reviewed March 21, 2010

Our day on Stars & Stripes 11 was one of the best. Every one of the people we dealt with before coming to San Diego were very courteous and accommodating and worked hard to make sure we were able to include this experience during our...More

Thank MalteseMama61
Reviewed March 21, 2010

My wife and I sailed on March 19 and we had a terrfic experience. The crew, staff and boat are top rate. They made us feel comfortable and at ease.We strongly recommend Sail 11 and will do it again when we return to San Diego....More

Reviewed March 20, 2010

I am a local San Diegian and Stars&Stripes USA11 has become my 2.5 hour getaway vacation over the last couple of years. Can you imagine being allowed to steer one of the fastest boats on the bay? Yesterday I had her up to 12 knots!...More

Thank PointLomaMe
Reviewed March 17, 2010

I sailed with Captain Lynn Hanna, one of the owners, and crew on 3/14/10 on a wonderful sunny and breezy day. I had been looking forward to sailing an Americas Cup yacht and I was not dissappointed. The crew was very friendly and clearly enjoyed...More

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August 3, 2017|
Response from Captain_Lynn | Property representative |
$125 for adults and $75 for 18 & under.
Katie T
August 3, 2017|
Response from Captain_Lynn | Property representative |
We have the required US Coast Guard off-shore life jacket Type 1 PFD for persons weighing more than 90 pounds. It would probably not fit anyone over about a 250 pounds.
February 14, 2017|
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Response from Captain_Lynn | Property representative |
As an authentic America's Cup racing yacht, there are no bathrooms, beds, galleys or other conveniences on board. Just a marine head for emergencies.