2018 Advanced Racing Class (Ages 10 – 19)

Class focuses on improving sailing skills, learning racing strategy, using US Sailing rules to navigate a race course, mark rounding strategy and techniques, improving boat handling skills and decision making on the race course. Students should have a desire to compete and race.

Students should be able to:

  • Rig boats with minimal help
  • Sail on a beat, reach, broad reach and run without instruction
  • Be comfortable sailing in a 420 or Laser
  • Be able to sail in light and mildly heavy winds
  • Tie an 8-knot and bowline
  • Be knowledgeable on all sailing terminology
  • Right a capsized boat

Class meets Monday & Wednesday 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
First Class is Wednesday May 30, 2018
Last Class is Wednesday July 11, 2018


Jr. Race Team Member who furnishes own Laser or 420:  $200
Jr. Race Team Member who uses LYC owned boats:   $250
Non-Jr. Race Team Member:  $260

Classes are led by US Sailing Level 1 & 2 Certified Instructors

Application Form :

2018 Advanced Class Application

Email to:   Steve Nearing (LYC.Learn.2.Sail@gmail.com)