Junior Sailing Before Summer 2024

Cherry tree blossoms near a pond of water

A variety of junior sailing programming will be available in Western Long Island Sound during this spring. If your organization is offering clinics or training sessions that may be included in this listing of activities that are open to the public, please notify the JSA office by email to info@jsalis.org

Here are some spring programs we know about as of mid-March:

Name: Oakcliff Sailing Center Spring Keelboat Training
Dates: April 20-21 and April 27-28, 2024
Contact: info@jsalis.org
URL: https://jsalis.org/jibe-talk/oakcliff-sailing-keelboat-opportunities-junior-sailors
Boats: Match 40 and Farr 40 keelboats
Descrip: Oakcliff Sailing Center, 4 South Street, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
– April 20-21: Keelboat Fleet Racing Clinic in Match 40s
– April 27-28: Training for American YC Spring Series in Farr 40s

Name: Noroton Yacht Club Spring Sailing
Dates: April 27 to June 2, 2024
Contact: alec@norotonyc.org
URL: https://norotonyc.org/junior-sailing-spring-program-’24
Boats: Optimist, Keelboat
Descrip: Noroton Yacht Club, 23 Baywater Drive, Darien, CT
– Opti Racing Team will practice every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.
– Keelboat Sailing is an intro to the world of keelboat sailing on Saturday mornings.

Name: WaterFront Center Spring Programs
Dates: various dates, see below
Contact: info@theWaterFrontCenter.org
URL: https://www.thewaterfrontcenter.org/fallspringprograms
Boats: Optimist, Club 420 and Sonar
Descrip: The WaterFront Center, 1 West End Ave, Oyster Bay, NY.
– High School Sailing: March 12 – May 31 (Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
– Jr. Big Boat Race Team: April 29 – June 19 (Monday & Wednesday)
– Opti Beginners/Intermediates: May 19 – June 16 (Sunday mornings)
– Opti Race Team: May 5 – June 16 (Sundays full day)
The CHRISTEEN historic oyster sloop is available for ecology cruises in Oyster Bay or at your location. View the flyer for more information.

Name: Huguenot Yacht Club Spring Sailing
Dates: May 4 – June 15, 2014)
Contact: irisavogel@gmail.com
URL: https://juniorsailingclubhouse.com/index.php/calendar/spring-sailing
Boats: Optimist, RS Feva and & ILCA(Laser)
Descrip: Huguenot Yacht Club, 106 Harbor Lane West, New Rochelle, NY
– Join fellow junior sailors for on-the-water training over six Saturdays. Sailors will train from 10 am – 4pm (no sailing on May 25; make-up day June 22)
– Bring your boat, water bottle & lunch/snacks (boat charters are available).