Summer Sailing 2018

Summer Sailing Information

2018 LIABILITY WAIVER AND RELEASE
All participants must have a 2018 Medical and Liability Release Form on file with the Sailing Director, Gale Pinckney. Please print and return before your sailors first day of class!

2018 SHORE BOAT LIABILITY WAIVER AND RELEASE
LIYC will offer a shoreboat in the morning and at noon to Jr. Guards. The shoreboat is only available and offered to sailors enrolled in the LIYC Summer Sailing Program.

2018 LIYC PARENT HANDBOOK

2018 PRE-ORDER SUMMER LUNCH MENU
Sign up for PRE-ORDER BUFFET LUNCH for only $8 per day! Every day will be a BUFFET LUNCH. Your sailor will have access to hot lunch as soon as they are off the water after class. No need to wait in line to order food! Buffet Lunch includes: 1 main entrée, 1 side, 1 fruit or vegetable, small dessert, and water or lemonade. *** Please bring a water bottle each day to fill from jugs of water or lemonade! One (1) form per sailor, please!

SUNSCREEN PROMOTION

Registration Information

2018 SUMMER SAILING BROCHURE

2018 SUMMER ONLINE REGISTRATION LIYC Members: Registration Opens Feb 15, 2018 & Sponsored Jr. Guest Sailors: Registration Opens March 15, 2018

CLICK ON THE CLASSES BELOW TO REGISTER:
CFJ CLASS: Racing
ADVENTURE CLASS
ADVANCED SABOT RACING: Sabot C2, C1, B, A
BEGINNER SABOT RACING: Sabot C3
BEGINNER SABOT: Pre-C3 
NOVICE CLASS 
SEA URCHIN CLASSES 
STARFISH CLASSES

STARFISH CLASS
1 Week Sessions during June 25-August 2 | M-TH | 9:00am-12:00pm
Class Fee: $175/week ($140 for Week 2 due to no class on 4th of July)
Requirement: MUST HAVE completed a Pre-K program AND be 5 years old or turning 5 years of age in 2018 to participate in the Starfish class; NO BOAT REQUIRED; Limited Space Available
The Starfish class will provide a fun filled introduction to a lifetime of sailing. This class will introduce water safety and very basic sailing skills through a game inspired curriculum. Weekly activities include: arts & crafts, games on the beach, sailing, and helping young sailors feel comfortable on and around the water.

SEA URCHIN CLASS
1 Week Sessions during June 25-August 2 | M-TH | 9:00am-12:00pm
Class Fee: $175/week ($140 for Week 2 due to no class on 4th of July)
Requirement: MUST HAVE completed Kindergarten; NO BOAT REQUIRED; Limited Space Available.
The Sea Urchin class will focus on getting young sailors comfortable on a boat and having fun on and off the water. The class teaches the very beginning aspects of sailing, for example: the parts of the boat, finding wind direction, learning how to pull and let the sail out, and learning how to steer with a tiller. An instructor will accompany a small group of students in a Harbor 20, CFJ, or Sabot and sail around the Harbor daily. This class will also include many land -based activities, such as: knot tying, arts & crafts, and sailing games. This is a great class for introducing kids to sailing.

NOVICE CLASS
NEW!! NO BOAT REQUIRED 

Session 1: June 25-July 12 | M-TH
Session 2: July 16-August 2 | M-TH
Half Days: 9:00am-12:00pm or 1:00pm-4:00pm | Fee: $400 per session
Full Days 9:00am-4:00pm | Fee: $725 per session
Requirements: MUST HAVE completed First Grade.
This is an all-encompassing, fun-filled class for the first time sailor. Students will learn sailing basics in the comfort of a boat with an instructor. The Novice Class will cover an introduction to boat parts, rigging, knots, and basic sailing skills. The goal of this class will be to work toward independent sailing.

BEGINNER SABOT: Pre-C3
Session 1: June 25-July 12 | M-TH
Session 2: July 16-August 2 | M-TH
Half Days: 9:00am-12:00pm or 1:00pm-4:00pm | Fee: $400 per session
Full Days 9:00am-4:00pm | Fee: $725 per session
Requirement: Must provide a properly rigged Naples Sabot & have completed Novice Class.
This class is designed for students who have sailed and feel comfortable in a Sabot. This will be a skill-building class, teaching kids how to safely maneuver their boats in basic race-course situations, for example: sailing around a course, understanding the starting sequence, and learning more about the wind and how it shifts. This is perfect for sailors who have completed the Novice class but are not ready for the C3 Racing class. This class will introduce sailors to racing in a fun, nurturing environment.

BEGINNER SABOT RACING: Sabot C3
June 25-August 2 | M-TH Half Days 1:00pm-4:00pm | Fee: $700
Full Days 9:00am-4:00pm | Fee: $1,200
Requirement: Must have completed Beginner Sabot; must provide a properly rigged Naples Sabot Sabot C3 classes will cover beginning race tactics, sail trim, boat handling, and the Racing Rules of Sailing. Boat handling and seamanship will be developed, while fun is maintained as a primary goal. Sailors will be racing in the afternoons during the week, according to the Balboa Bay Fleet schedule. Sailors are also encouraged to participate in local weekend regattas.

ADVANCED SABOT RACING: Sabot C2, C1, B, A
June 25-August 2 | M-TH 9:00am-4:30pm Class Fee: $1,200
Requirement: See Balboa Bay Fleet move up rules. The Advanced Sabot Racing class builds on intermediate racing tactics, boat handling, the Racing Rules of Sailing, and introduces higher level concepts, such as: using sail controls, body weight, and sail theory to fine tune and improve speed. Sailors will be racing in the afternoons during the week according to the Balboa Bay Fleet schedule. Racers are strongly encouraged to participate in local and away weekend regattas, including Sabot Nationals.

ADVENTURE CLASS
Session 1: June 25-July 12 | M-TH 1:00pm-4:30pm
Session 2: July 16-August 2 | M-TH 1:00pm-4:30pm
Class Fee: $550 per session
Requirement: 8-17 years old.  NO BOAT REQUIRED. This class is perfect for sailors who want to seek on the-water adventure through sailing. Theme days will include: marine life, navigation, compass reading, anchoring, long distance sailing and so much more. Sailors will have the opportunity to use a variety of vessels such as: Laser, CFJ, Harbor 20, kayaks, and paddleboards and participate in weekly field trips around the Harbor.

CFJ CLASS: Racing
June 25-August 2 | M-TH
Racing: 10:00am-5:00pm | Fee: $1,350
Requirement: 12-18 years old and/or weigh 110+ lbs; NO BOAT REQUIRED. The CFJ classes are offered to beginner, intermediate, or advanced racers interested in double-handed sailing. Sailors will have the opportunity to learn both the skipper and crew positions. Classes will focus on rigging, boat handling, sail trim, introduction to spinnakers, and racing tactics. These CFJ Classes are a great opportunity for sailors who are planning to participate in high school sailing.

2018 ONLINE REGISTRATION
Your sailor’s registration is complete when ALL of the following is accomplished:
1) Online Registration Completed
2) Check or Credit Card Payment received
3) 2018 Liability Waiver & Medical Release signed and returned to LIYC
4) 2018 Family Membership or Sponsored Jr. Sailor Guest application approved
A $100 late fee will apply to all registrations received after May 15, 2018.
***Class fees cannot be prorated and no refunds will be offered.

2018 APPLICATION FOR SPONSORED JR SAILOR GUEST
Please contact Sailing Director, Gale Pinckney, at liycsail@gmail.com for the Sponsored Jr. Sailor Guest application. Must be signed by a LIYC Member. 

Instructors

LIYC is fortunate to have an incredible team of instructors for our program. Our instructors are life-long sailors, competitive on high school & collegiate sailing teams, and active at the national and international levels.

Instructor Bios