Junior Week and Opti Kids Follow-up

Joanna Wensell on Wednesday June 26, 2019 08:35AM

Last week was a wonderful time of learning to sail and making new friends in our Junior Week program! Many thanks go to countless volunteers to make it happen.

Junior Sailors can continue to build upon the sailing skills they learned during Opti Kids and Junior Week. There are more great opportunities at FBYC:

Summer Sailing School: We have small group classes during the summer for juniors and adults. To see the entire schedule and register, go to:


Classes are subject to change.  Keep checking for updates or request a class for your group!  Here are the first few offerings:


Mon-Wed 7/1-3: Intro to 420 Sailing: 2 sailors per boat, 12-18 yo

Mon-Wed 7/8-10: Beginner Optis: 2 sailors per Optimist, 6-10 yo

Mon-Wed 7/15-17: Beginner 420: 2 sailors per boat, 12-18 yo

Mon-Wed 7/22-24: Optimist: Solo or 2 sailors per boat, 8-12 yo



Opti Development Team:  ODT practices are available to sailors on most Thursdays and Fridays (1-5:00) and Saturdays and Sundays (9-1:00) throughout the summer. This is a great opportunity especially for Intermediate and Racing Opti Junior Week participants.  Learn more here:



*** We have lots of pictures from Junior Week.  To view and download them, go to:


Jr Week 2019

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