The Northwest's Sailing Program for People with Disabilities
Launched in 1991, Footloose Sailing Association is the Northwest's premiere sailing program for people of all disabilities. We are dedicated to bringing independence on the water and competence in the sport of sailing to our disabled members.
Please join us and ..."Leave Your Disability at the Dock"
This site is offered for your enjoyment by a participant of Footloose Sailing Association. Footloose Sailing Association has no official part in its content. Change effective 9/1/2010
Please NOTE: The OFFICIAL website for Footloose is now:
Costco Donates Funds for New Dock Shed
The 2006 winter wind storm destroyed our shed on the Leschi Marina dock. Thanks to a donation from Costco employees spearhead by Steve Bell the shed has been replaced. See photo to right.
Footloose Receives Grant from
AIG-Disabled Sports USA
Footloose recently received a grant from Disabled Sports USA and their sponsor AIG Insurance. The AIG SummerFest Tour award funded existing sailing operations and introduce a basic sailing training program and dinghy racing .
Boat U.S. Foundation, dedicated to boating safety and clean water, has provided Footloose Sailing with a grant to write and produce a new safety brochure for existing and prospective members. The brochure has been distributed to many stores & marinas in the area.
60 New Life Jackets Gifted
Many of our tired and well used life jackets will be replaced thanks to a donation from Vanguard Charitable Endowment Fund. Their generous donation allowed us to replace our ageing life jacket assortment with 60 new ones, including 5 special auto-inflate types.
ContributionsFootloose Sailing Association is a 100% volunteer organization, including board members. We need your financial help to cover the cost of moorage, maintenance, insurance, and new boat and equipment acquisition. Please be generous in supporting this special program for disabled people in our community.
|Downtown road Service
Gasworks Park Kite Shop
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Dimitriou's Jazz Alley
|St. Clouds Food & Spirits
Art Wolfe, Inc
|Cold Stone Creamery
Sonya Olsen Salon
Henry Art Gallery
Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria
UW Athletic Department
Second Stage Repertory Theater
Landmark/Seven Gables Theatres
The Comedy Underground
|Seattle IMAX ® Dome Theater
Museum of History & Industry
Burke Museum of Natural History & Culture
|Seattle Sailing Club
Osteria la Spiga
|Kirkland Performance Center
Ivar's Salmon House, Kidd Valley
Chinoise Sushi Bar and Grill
NW Puppet Center
Dani Weiss Photography
Seattle IMAX ® Dome Theater
Wing Luke Asian Museum
Northwest Outdoor Center
|Costco Employees||AIG - DS/USA||BoatU.S. FOUNDATION|
|Vanguard Charitable Endowment Fund.|
Footloose Sailing Association, Inc -7683 SE 27th St, PMB#239, Mercer Island, WA 98040 - 206-382-2680
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