Dinghy Sailing

The objective of this course is to bring both introductory and experienced sailors to a level of competence that will allow them to sail small boats safely and with confidence. The course is taught by our US Sailing Certified Small Boat Instructors in a clinical setting with a low student-to-instructor ratio using Club-owned 420s.


The course is open to:
Club family members age 18 and over
Current members of the Youth Sailing Academy 420 curriculum
Non-members age 18 and over with a member sponsor


The curriculum is based on the US Sailing "Learn Sailing Right" series with topics addressed at a level appropriate to student needs and abilities.
Rigging the boat
Launching the boat
Leaving the dock
Sailing, dinghy style
Recovering a capsized boat
Docking the boat
Retrieving and stowing the boat


There will be two 3-week Sessions on consecutive Saturday mornings from 9 AM to Noon. 

Session I - June 17th, 24th and July 1stSession II - August 12th, 19th and 26th


$225 per person per session.
CYC Members and immediate family receive a $75 per person discount when payment is made by a member.


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