Hi, I'm Captain Charles! I love sailing and showcasing my favorite city's skyline to locals and visitors

SailingChi is your ultimate destination for all things Chicago sailing. We are a team of passionate sailors, and our mission is to provide you with the latest information, tips, and resources, to help you achieve your sailing goals, whether you are a beginner or an experienced sailor.

With a focus on safety and enjoyment, we aim to make sailing accessible and fun for everyone. From our in-depth guides on how to get started, to our detailed reviews of the latest sailing gear, we are dedicated to providing you with everything you need to know to make the most of your time on the water.

So come aboard with us, and let's set sail on this exciting journey together. Join our community and share your own sailing experiences and tips, and connect with other sailors from around the world. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, SailingChi is here to help you make the most of your time on the water.

We are a not-for-profit volunteer-run community sailing program 

DuSable Harbor

For more information or to save the date, please email us or call 847-612-2234

La Flo Rose

Lippincott 30

DuSable Harbor

Party Sail

Sail Sail

Our Founder Charles Wettersten is a United States Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Credential 100 ton license holder.