Sailing Coach

Josh Saltmarsh is a lifelong sailor and water sports enthusiast. He grew up in the Beverly Yacht Club junior sailing program, where he both sailed and coached. He then went to college at Roger Williams University where he was a senior captain of the sailing team, and they were team racing national champions. During college he spent summers coaching the 420 fleet race & team racing teams at the Hyannis Yacht Club. Since college has been the P.R.O. at the Manhattan yacht club, and worked with the Paralympic Sonar sailing team as a coach and training partner.

Josh is currently the waterfront director and coaches adult keelboat sailing at the Edgartown Yacht Club, and maintains a number of J70's, Rhodes 19s, and H12 Herreshoffs in Edgartown harbor. Known for his calm and methodical coaching style, he is a popular choice for all levels of sailors, in a variety of boats. Book him as your private coach today!

Previous experience coaching:

  • J70’s

  • J22’s

  • J24’s

  • Shields

  • H12 HERRESHOFFs

  • Marshall Catboats

  • AND A VARIETY OF LARGER VESSELS

  • Opti’s

  • Lasers

  • 420’s

  • Rhodes 19s

  • Sonars

  • Colgate 26’s

  • Kiteboards & Foilboards

Service Rates

Hourly Coaching $100/hour

+ EXPENSES

  • 1 – 3 STUDENTS

  • 2 HOUR MINIMUM

  • COACHING FROM ON BOARD OR A MOTORBOAT


Coaching
Day Rate $350/day

+ EXPENSES

  • 1 – 2 BOATS

  • UP TO 8 HOURS / DAY

  • COACHING FROM ON BOARD OR A MOTORBOAT


  • UNLIMITED BOATS

  • RACING ANALYSIS or TOPIC SPECIFIC CLINICS

  • UP TO 8 HOURS / DAY

  • COACHING FROM A MOTORBOAT

Group Coaching
$500/day

+ EXPENSES


Delivery Captain or Sailing Crew $350/day

+ EXPENSES

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE AS:

  • HELMSMAN

  • TACTICIAN

  • TRIMMER

  • DELIVERY CAPITAN


  • RIG TUNING

  • HARDWARE INSTALLATION & REPLACEMENT

  • RUNNING RIGGING INSTALLATION & MODIFICATION

Rigging
$100/hour

+ MATERIALS & EXPENSES

BOSTON WHALER Boat Rentals

Rent a 17' or 22’ Boston Whaler this summer. We can accommodate six to eleven passengers, depending on the boat, and they are available to charter out of any of the harbors on Martha's Vineyard.

These are the perfect boats to explore Cape Pogue, cruise Edgartown harbor, fish in Vineyard Sound, or take the family tubing!

Not a confident driver? Ask about lessons, or hire one of our experienced boat captains!

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17’ BOSTON WHALER OUTRAGE
”SEA SALT”
| 6 PERSON CAPACITY

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17’ BOSTON WHALER DAUNTLESS
”SUMMER SALT”
| 7 PERSON CAPACITY

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22’ BOSTON WHALER REVENGE
”SALT SHAKER”
| 11 Person Capacity

Contact Me

Send me a message and I will get back to you shortly. Cheers!

SALTMARSH’S
1 DOCK STREET, #1131
EDGARTOWN, MA 02539

Phone: (508)627-0209

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Edgartown, MA