2021 Summer Sailing Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Sailing Registration opens tomorrow, Wednesday, March 3rd! A link to register will be available on the MBYC Juniors Home page and on this Summer Sailing page. In the meantime, please read through the class descriptions to see what class best fits your sailor. If you have any questions, please contact the MBYC Junior Sailing Office via email at juniors@mbyc.org

Class Availability Updated 6/7/2021

To be placed on the waiting list, please email juniors@mbyc.org

 

Morning Sessions (Learn to Sail)

Morning classes run from 9 am to noon, Monday - Friday. All morning classes are for students new to the sport of sailing with little to no sailing experience.

  • Rock Stars - $225 per session (Max class size is 9)

    • The Rock Stars class is a course designed for kids who are between the ages of 5 to 7 and are in their first or second year of sailing. This class focuses on getting the kids comfortable on a boat and having fun on the water. The class teaches the very beginning parts of sailing: the parts of the boat, how to dock a boat, learning how to trim sails, and steering a boat. The class is set up where an instructor will accompany anywhere from 2 to 4 kids in a boat and sail around Mission Bay. This is a great class for introducing kids to the sport of sailing. Classes run Monday - Friday 9:00am to 12:00pm.

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 18) SOLD OUT

  • Session 2 (June 21 - June 25) SOLD OUT

  • Session 3 (June 28 - July 2) 3 spots left

  • Session 4 (July 5 - July 9) 1 spot left

  • Session 5 (July 12 - July 16) SOLD OUT

  • Session 6 (July 19 - July 23) 3 spots left 

  • Session 7 (July 26 - July 30) SOLD OUT

  • Session 8 (August 9 - August 13) SOLD OUT​​​​

  • Little Puffs - $450 per session (Max class size is 9)

    • The Little Puffs class is a course designed to teach kids 6 to 8 years old how to sail a small boat. In this class the students will be sailing a boat called a Sabot, which is an 8 foot dinghy, around Mission Bay. The class teaches the fundamentals of sailing, including parts and terminology, how to trim sails, and driving the boat. at the beginning of the class, the students will double up in a boat in order to feel comfortable and ease the responsibility aspect of sailing. This is a great class for first time sailors and students that are interested in sailing at a young age. Classes run Monday - Friday 9:00am to 12:00pm.

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) SOLD OUT

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) SOLD OUT

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) SOLD OUT

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) SOLD OUT

  • Beginning Sabots - $450 per session (max class size is 16)

    • The Beginning Sabots class is a course designed for kids that are between the ages of 8 - 12 and are first time or former summer sailors. This class is focused on fun and learning and is intended to introduce the kids to racing at the end of the course. Classes run Monday - Friday 9:00am to 12:00pm.

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) SOLD OUT

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) SOLD OUT

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) SOLD OUT

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) SOLD OUT

 

  • Beginning Double-handed - $450 per session (Max class size is 12)

    • The Beginning Double-handed sailing course is designed for kids between 12 and 17. This course teaches students how to sail a 15ft two-person boat with two sails. This class teaches the basic fundamentals of sailing, including parts and terminology, how to trim sails and steer both as skipper and crew. This is a great place to start if you're interested in High School Sailing. This class is focused on fun and is intended to introduce kids to racing at the end of the course. Classes run Monday - Friday 9:00am to 12:00pm.

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) SOLD OUT

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) SOLD OUT

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) 6 spots left

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9-13) 5 spots left

 

Afternoon Sessions (Learn to Race Classes)

Afternoon classes run from 1 pm to 4 pm, Monday - Friday. Must have prior sailing experience to enroll in learn to race or Adventure sailing classes.

  • Beginning Sabot Racing - $450 per session (Max class size is 10)

    • The Beginning Sabot Racing course is designed for students that have sailed and feel comfortable in a Sabot. They will learn how to sail around a course and learn about how to tack and jibe correctly, as well as learn more about the wind and how it shifts. This is a great course for all kids that have an interest in racing and becoming an official Mission Bay Yacht Club Team Member. Classes run Monday - Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Prerequisite: Completion of the Beginning Sabot Class or equivalent.

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) 9 spots left

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) 6 spots left

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) 3 spots left 

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) 3 spots left

 

  • Laser Sailing - $450 per session (Max class size is 6)

    • This class is designed for students interested in learning the basic and intermediate techniques of sailing a Laser. This boat is the perfect transition from smaller Sabot to the much bigger Laser. In this class we will instruct the students on all the basics of the boat as well as boat handling, rigging, and an introduction to racing. The MBYC Junior’s have a limited amount of charter Lasers available, so having your own boat is recommended. Classes run Monday - Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) 3 spots left

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) 2 spots left

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) 6 spots left

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) SOLD OUT

  • Beginning Double-handed Racing - $450 per session (Max class size is 10)

    • The Beginning Double-Handed Racing course is designed for kids who are interested in learning advanced racing skills. This class is designed for experienced sailors (including High School sailors) and is a challenging course. Classes run Monday - Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) 1 spot left

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) 9 spots left

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) 7 spots left

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) 9 spots left 

 

  • Adventure Sailing - $450 per session (Max class size is 7)

    • The Adventure Sailing Class is designed for those sailors who love the water but may not be as interested in competitive racing. This 2 week course will include, group sails, destination sails, swimming, games and much more. The recommended age for this class is 9 to 14. Students will explore all aspects of good seamanship: sailing, knot tying, navigation and the local marine ecosystems and environment. Classes will fill up quickly so make sure to register early! Classes run Monday - Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm

 

  • Session 1 (June 14 - June 25) SOLD OUT

  • Session 2 (June 28 - July 9) SOLD OUT

  • Session 3 (July 12 - July 23) SOLD OUT

  • Session 4 (July 26-30 and August 9 -13) SOLD OUT 

 

 

Racing Modules

All racing modules run from 11 am to 4 pm, Monday - Friday.

  • MBYC Race Team "All In" Program - $1650

    • The Race Team "All In" program is for race team members who are planning to be sailing most of the summer. This allows sailors to jump from class to class without having to commit to one class or boat type. Sailors can choose from any of the race modules or adventure sailing programs. Junior Director approval is needed to enroll in this program.

  • Advanced Sabots

    • This is our most advanced Sabot class. The class is designed to get sailors ready for all of the major events throughout the summer. Sailors will be put to the test with rigorous on the water drills, classroom discussions, and informative land drills. There are 3 Modules offered, each with varied regatta focuses. Classes run Monday - Friday 11:00am to 4:00pm.

 

  • Module 1 (June 14 - 25) $750.00

  • Module 2 (June 28 - July 9) $750.00

  • Module 3 (July 12 - 30) $1,050.00

  • Advanced Lasers

    • This Advanced Laser Module is geared towards the high level Laser sailor and Junior Director and Head Coach approval is needed for participation. Sailors will have vigorous on-the-water training as well as in-depth classroom discussions. Classes run Monday - Friday 11:00am to 4:00pm.

 

  • Module 1 (June 21 - July 9) $1,500.00

  • Module 2 (July 26 - 30 and August 9 - 13) $1,000.00

  • Advanced Double-handed - $750 per session

    • This is our most advanced double-handed class for C40's and CFJ's. This class is designed to get sailors ready for all of the major events throughout the summer. Sailors will be put to the test with rigorous on-the-water drills, classroom discussions, and informative land drills. There will be 2 C420 Modules in the beginning part of the Summer Program followed by a CFJ Module run Monday - Friday 11:00am to 4:00pm.

 

  • C420 Module 1 (June 21 - July 2) 

  • C420 Module 2 (July 5 - July 16) w/ Junior Olympics

  • CFJ Module 1 (July 19 - July 30) w/ CFJ Nationals July 29-31

  • CFJ Module 2 (August 9-13) w/ emphasis on Scholastic style racing