Register Now - 2018 Junior Programs

Register Now!

Please read the following instructions prior to registering:

  • Enter the name, age, and personal information for your junior sailor actually taking the course as the "Competitor", not the adult registering the sailor. 

  • Please provide the email contact for the adult accompanying the junior sailor to Opti Kids or Junior Week; not the person registering the sailor. 

  • No refunds will be given after registration is closed for that particular class.

  • If you make an error on the Entry Form and are redirected to the same Entry Form to fix the things you have missed, PLEASE NOTE that you may need to re-enter  information- like the Number of Items you wish to buy in the Yellow box.  If you notice that you complete the registration without paying, it will likely be because you failed to re-enter the item choices.  Please register a second time and be careful to select items and then you can pay.  

Online registration begins for members and non-members on February 1; the member preference period ends on February 28; all registration ends on May 15.

UPDATE - 5/16/18

Junior Week and OptiKids open registration is CLOSED - click here to join the waitlist

Any remaining openings before Junior Week will be filled from the waitlist - please contact Melanie Mason at melanie.mason@vhda.com with any questions.     Note that Race Team spots are still available and include Junior Week!

Explore and Register for 2018 Junior Division Sailing Opportunities

The following table provides links for online registration - you can even see if your friends have already signed up!
Please note there different prices for members and non-members.  Members learn at a reduced rate, one of the many benefits of Membership!

 

Opti Kids

Junior Week

August OptiWeek

Development Team

Opti, Laser and 420 Race Teams

When Jun 9/10
& 16/17
Jun 18 - 22 Jul 30 - Aug 2 Jun 23 - Aug 13 Jun 9 - Aug 13
Days of Instruction 4 days 5 days 4 days Approx. 30 days (weather dependent) Tues-Sun Approx. 53 days (weather dependent)
Classes Optimist Optimist, 420, Laser, Keel Boat TBD Optimist Optimist, Laser** Optimist, Laser, 420
Age Groups
For ages 5-8
Morning
or
Afternoon
For ages 6-18
Beginning Opti: 6-10
Advanced Beginning Opti: 8-12
Intermediate Opti: 8-12
Racing Opti: 10 and up
Racing Laser or 420:
12 and up
Group Sailing: 12 and up
For ages 6-10 all beginning Optis - those who have completed Opti-Kids and new sailors. This program is a great follow up to Junior Week, with a focus on taking racing skills to the next level, and provides a glimpse of what the Race Team is all about without a significant time and financial investment. Team will practice, travel, and compete 6 days per week; CBRYA Regatta Schedule.
Parental Involvement One parent in water each day One parent or guardian on site each day One parent or guardian on site each day One parent or guardian per 5 children each day. Minimum 2-day volunteer requirement.  One parent or guardian per 5 children each day. Minimum 2-day volunteer requirement. 
Member Registration Price 
(see *Note on Price)
$195 $425 $425 $605* $1,700*
(includes Junior Week)
Non-Member Price 
(see *Note on Price)
$290 $495 $495

$855*

Available only to pre-approved non-members - contact Mark Wensell at mark.wensell@gmail.com

$2,200* 
(includes Junior Week)

Available only to pre-approved non-members - contact Mark Wensell at mark.wensell@gmail.com

Registration 
Links
Opti-Kids Junior Week Aug Opti-Week Development Team Race Teams    
See Who's coming See Who's Coming!  See Who's Coming! See Who's Coming See Who's Coming See Who's Coming 

* Note on Development, Opti, Laser and 420 Race Team Prices: 

Non-members must be pre-approved - contact Mark Wensell at mark.wensell@gmail.com

Additional fees may be assessed to cover unforeseen expenses associated with coaches, travel expenses, and equipment.

**Note on Development Team:  Laser Development Team will be offered if 5 or more register.

 

Need a boat?   Want to sell or charter your boat?  Click here to list it on the Boat Exchange

To see listed boats, Click here (check back frequently as this list will change daily)

 

 

 

Registration - If you are a FBYC member and wish to register after a particular class has closed, please contact Melanie Mason to inquire about availability. Opti Kids, Junior Week, and the three race teams each have limited capacity, and space in any program cannot be guaranteed. Class slots are allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis, with members having a priority before March 1. Registration for the Opti Development Team, Opti Race Team, and Laser Race Team is available only with prior approval of the Junior Division Commander, Mark Wensell.

Registration and Payment Deadlines - Registration and payment for Opti Kids, Junior Week, and the Race Teams can only be made online. Registration for the Development Team, the Opti, Laser and 420 Race Teams is only finally confirmed when accepted by the Junior Division Commander, Mark Wensell, even though a member might have paid and received an automatic email confirmation. Preference for registration (as for the use of club owned boats) is given based on the date the Junior registers and pays. Prices are higher for non-members.

Non-Member Notice - Non-member registrations are subject to final confirmation after March 1The FBYC online registration system allows non-members to register for our events, and we welcome non-members. However, with respect to Opti Kids and Junior Week, non-member registrations are only finally confirmed when accepted by Melanie Mason, Junior Divison Lt. Commander, even though a non-member might have paid the non-member price and received an automatic email confirmation. With respect to Development Team and Opti and Laser Race Teams, registrations are only finally confirmed when accepted by Mark Wensell, Junior Division Commander, even though a non-member might have paid the non-member price and received an automatic email confirmation.

Non-Payment Notice - After March 1, the registrations of those who have registered but not paid will be notified that their registrations have been deleted. If they wish to attend one of the programs, they will need to re-register and they will be subject to space availability.

 

Questions or need assistance with registration?

For website registration assistance, contact Strother Scott at 804-405-5999.

If you have questions about registration or which class to register for, please contact Melanie Mason at melanie.mason@vhda.com

Race Team Registration - questions to Mark Wensell at mark.wensell@gmail.com or Jason Angus at jangus@hilbgroup.com

 

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