Furthering the enjoyment of boating!

Your Sailor’s Level

What is Your Sailor's Level?

Novice: No sailing experience. Ages 6-8. First time sailors who are comfortable in the water with wearing a personal flotation device (PFD).

Seaman - Beginner: No sailing experience or moving up from Opti. Focus on boating safety, sailing terminology, wind awareness, basic sailing maneuvers, basic seamanship, and sailing a course.

Mate - Intermediate: Have basic sailing skills and know terminology. Introduction to rules of the road, basic navigation, boat controls, skippering, upwind course sailing, and an intro to racing.

Skipper - Advanced: Proficient skippers and crews who want to advance their boat handling skills. Focus on starting a race, racing rules, course sailing, tactics and strategy, and advance boat controls. All learners will experience skipper and crew roles.

Green Fleet Friday

EYC offers fun racing on Friday evenings in the OPTI, Sunfih, and CFJ. Cost is FREE and open to any EYC student or member’s child. A buffet cookout ala carte is available for after sailing.  Students should have completed our beginner class or comparable and have a basic understanding of how to get around a race course.  Signups occur weekly during program on a first come basis. Your child's instructor will send home information as event nears. to signup contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

5 Evenings: 5:30 - Sundown.  July 7 - August 4

Arrival 5:30pm
Racing 6:00pm
Awards and food 7:30pm