SAYC has a team of Certified Sailing Instructors dedicated to teaching basic sailing skills while focusing on personal development, self-confidence and self-esteem. Our instructors are all US Sailing certified and First Aid and CPR certified. They are all experienced sailors and racers.
Classes are divided by skill level ranging from Beginner to Advanced.
Shore Acres Yacht Club offers full day and half day programs. Full day programs run from 9:00-4:00. Half day programs run from 9:00-12:00 or 1:00-4:00. All students may stay for lunch hour from 12:00-12:45 daily. Classes are Monday-Friday and there will be no classes on July 4 or during our annual Iron Man Regatta.
We offer courses in Optimist, Sunfish, Laser 4.7, Laser Radial, and Club 420. Shore Acres Yacht Club provides club rental boats for first and second year students. These boats will be an Optimist for younger and smaller students. Older and taller students will use either a Sunfish, Laser, or a Club 420.
Annual all male Iron Man Regatta open to junior sailors
There are two classifications of fees. If the sailor's parents or grandparents belong to SAYC they pay the member rates. If the parents are not members, the junior sailor is required to join the club as a junior member. Fees are listed :
If the junior's parents are NOT Shore Acres Yacht Club Members
Rate: $1,250.00 + Membership: $255.90
Rate: $1150.00 + Membership: $255.90
Rate: $650.00 + Membership: $255.90
Rate: $600.00 + Membership: $255.90
If the juror's parents ARE Shore Acres Yacht Club members
Pricing is subject to change or vary, please contact Junior Sailing Coordinator to verify