Youth Sailing

Our Youth Sailing program offers a variety of programs for the young sailor - from novice to experienced. In sailing, kids get the opportunity to learn teamwork and discipline while getting out into the bright sunny waters in south Florida.

Please contact us with any questions.

Learn to Sail

Learn to sail is for brand new and beginner sailors of all ages interested in learning the basics of sailing. This class will cover points of sail, how to rig, boat parts, and steering with a rudder.

Saturdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn to Race

Learn to race is for sailors who have completed learn to sail or already mastered all the basics of sailing who are ready to transition to join the race team. This class will cover right of way, learning a race course and how a start sequence works.

Saturdays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

 

$500 non-members/ $400 members


Session 1 September 17th - October 29th
Session 2 November 5th - December 17th

 

Opti Sailing Teams

Opti sailing teams are for sailors 8-14 years old.  The weight/height restriction is under 125 lbs and 5'3". 

Green Fleet

The Opti "Green Fleet" have completed "Learn to Race" and are ready for slightly larger regattas.  This team competes in the Florida East Coast Series with the option for larger regattas.

Practice - Saturdays 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Fall Season - Septmber 17th - December 17th

$800 non-members/ $700 members

Red, White & Blue Fleet 

The Opti "Red, White & Blue Fleet" is for our most advanced sailors.  This team attends Florida East Coast Series, USODA, and JO regattas around the state of Florida. Acceptance to this fleet is based on coaches recommendation.

Practice - Saturdays & Sundays 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Fall Season - Septmber 17th - December 17th

$1600 non-members/ $1400 members

 

C420 Team

The C420 Team is for sailors that have completed at least one week of summer camp in the FJ/420 class, or have previous sailing experience.  The main focus of this team is practicing and competing in the Florida East Coast Youth Series with more advanced sailors competing at the Junior Olympics Sailing Festivals.  Acceptance to this team is based on coaches recommendation.

 

Practice - Saturdays 9:00 am - 4:00 pm and Tuesdays 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Fall Season - Septmber 17th - December 17th

$1200 non-members/ $1000 member

420 Sailors should be 14-17 years old. The height/weight restrictions are over 5'3" tall and over 125 lbs.