Cruises, Charters, Lessons

The J80 we sail is a 26′ stable and responsive sport sailboat. Come aboard for an unforgettable sailing experience located minutes from Wilmington, North Carolina in beautiful Wrightsville Beach.


Let’s go sailing at Wrightsville Beach! Whether you are a first time sailor or have completed a circumnavigation, Wrightsville Performance Sailing is the sailing choice for you. Our 2 Hour Cruises, 3 Hour Charters and Private Lessons on our stable and responsive J/80 are a fun and unique way to get out on the water.

Birthdays, anniversaries, family reunions, a couples date night, corporate outing, team building, or a weekend adventure, our ideal location at Seapath Yacht Club on Harbor Island Wrightsville Beach is easily accessible. The perfect spot to start your journey, sail just minutes from Historic Downtown Wilmington.

Looking for the perfect gift? Wrightsville Performance Sailing Gift Certificates are available for Cruises, Charters and Lessons – a gift your friends and family will never forget!

Wrightsville Performance Sailing’s experienced and knowledgable captain is excited and ready to sail you around Wrightsville Beach’s iconic shoreline in waters including Banks Channel, the Intracoastal Waterway & the Atlantic Ocean.

Located minutes from Wilmington, North Carolina and a short drive from Figure Eight Island, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Topsail Island.

Please call for availability – all trips by appointment only.