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For 2020  Full Junior Sailing Program is 8 weeks, starting June 22nd.  4 week, 2 week and one week options also available, please review options below.   All courses are Mon-Thur, with Friday being an optional Fun Day.  

PLEASE NOTE - DUE TO COVID-19 AND STATE RULES, PROGRAM WILL BE STARTING ON JULY 6th.



Puddle Ducks:  Age 6+, a 2 week program introducing sailing, basic water safety, and all around fun.

Dates: July 6-9 and 13-16, 1 pm - 3:30 pm.  Cost $435 ($380 IHYC member).


River Rookies:  Age 7+, a 2 week program for 'graduates' of the Puddle Duck program, also suitable for beginners.

Dates: July 27-30 and Aug 3-6, 1 pm - 3:30 pm.  Cost $435 ($380 IHYC member).


Introduction to Sailing:  A beginner course for children 10+ who may want to start sailing, but want to stick a toe in the water first...  
Introductory seamanship and boat handling will be taught.   Anyone wishing to do both weeks will have an ongoing curriculum (not the same course twice).


Dates: June 29th – July 2nd OR Aug 10th – 13th  1:00 pm - 3:30 pm.   Cost $200



Green Fleet: Age 8+, a beginner sailing course in optimist dinghies.   Your child will need to have their own boat available (we have a limited number available for rent).   Focus is on basic sailing and seamanship, building to a little bit of racing as the summer progresses. 
(for Green Fleet, 4 week program MUST be the first 4 weeks). 

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 12 pm.   

Cost: 8 weeks $1325  ($950 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $750  ($600 IHYC member)


Optimist Awesome Fleet:  Age 9+, for those who have completed green fleet or have similar experience.  Your child will need to have their own boat available.   While there is some racing, the focus is on sailing fun.   Lots of time on the water, sailing, learning, doing fun activities.   

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 3:30 pm.    

Cost: 8 weeks $1500  ($1075 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $850  ($650 IHYC member)


Optimist Race Fleet:  Age 10+ For the more serious sailor who wants to learn on a more racing oriented track.  Your child will need to have their own boat available.  Kids participate in local regattas and spend a good deal of time learning ore advanced sailing techniques for racing success.  

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 3:30 pm.     

Cost: 8 weeks $1500  ($1075 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $850  ($650 IHYC member)


Laser Fleet:  Age 12+  For those kids who have outgrown the optimist dinghy
(approx 110-120 lbs +), but would like to continue to sail a single handed boat.   Your child will need to have their own boat available.   

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 3:30 pm. 

Cost: 8 weeks $1500  ($1100 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $850  ($700 IHYC member)


FEVA Fleet:  Age 11+  For those kids who have outgrown the optimist dinghy (approx 100 lbs +), and would like to sail a double handed boat (skipper+crew).   Skipper or crew will need to have their own boat available.  Focus can be varied between racing and fun, based on kids preference.

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 3:30 pm. 

Cost: 8 weeks $1500  ($1100 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $850  ($700 IHYC member)


420 Fleet:  Age 12+   A larger, more powerful double handed boat (skipper+crew) for kids who have outgrown the Optimist and are able to handle the 420.
  Skipper or crew will need to have their own boat available.  Focus can be varied between racing and fun, typically with a bit more racing.

Dates: June 22 thru August 13, 8 am - 12 pm.   

Cost: 8 weeks $1500  ($1100 IHYC member) / 4 weeks $850  ($700 IHYC member)