Welcome Aboard

The SAIL Champion Program is a therapeutic sailing program created by Mental Wellness Counseling and Maritime Heritage Alliance. The program combines traditional sailing skills with therapy to teach leadership, responsibility, and self-awareness in youth at-risk in Northern Michigan. Click Here to learn more about the program.

 By chartering Champion, you are helping youth from at-risk environments. Also, you are embarking on an amazing journey. What a great way to entertain visitors, celebrate a birthday, or have an amazing date! Click Here to book a sailing charter aboard Champion in beautiful Traverse City, MI.

Charter Traverse City sailing sailboat

There are so many ways to get involved:

    • Join MHA and help take care of Champion
    • Volunteer on Champion with the youth
    • Sponsor a group, youth, or other aspect of the program
    • Tell other people about this great program
    • Charter the sailboat Champion for a private event in beautiful Traverse City, MI

No matter how you want to help, we want to hear from you. Thank you in joining us in helping youth!


Capt. Rorke Miller, Program Coordinator

Joseph R. Sanok, MA, LLP, LPC, NCC, Clinical Director

All the MHA volunteers, donors, and advocates

SAIL Champion | A therapeutic sailing program for youth.