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Youth Sailing Session 1

Monday, July 8, 2024, 12:00 AM until Friday, July 19, 2024, 12:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
Oak Orchard Yacht Club
1103 Archbald Road
Waterport, NY  14571

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Kim Hofmann
585-356-9086 (p)
585-356-9086 (c)
Youth Sailing
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
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Youth Sailing Session 1
Thank you for your interest in Youth Sailing!

Your camper will learn...

How to rig a sailboat and the important sailing knots
How to solo in a small sailboat
How to steer the boat and adjust sails while understanding wind direction and speed
Rules-of-the-Road while boating to keep everyone safe
Basic racing skills and tactics

When we are not able to go out on the lake to sail we play boating games, kickball, capture the flag, go swimming, and other fun activities!

Camper Requirements:
1. Must be 8 years old by the first day of camp.
2. Must be able to swim 50 yards without wearing a PFD.
3. Each camper is responsible for bringing their own PFD that fits properly!
4. Closed-toed sneakers, boat shoes, or water shoes are now required.
5. Sunscreen and lip balm are advised.
6. Towels, cell phones, dry clothes, etc. can be kept in a dry box on our safety boats.
7. Bring a lunch and water bottle to camp each day.
Campers agree to follow all safety rules and coaches' instructions.

You will be contacted by Kim Hofmann to complete your registration.

1. You will be sent a custom invoice by email
2. Even returning campers will be asked to fill out new medical forms this year. Our forms must be up to date for your child's safety and to comply with all of our insurance requirements.
3. Once complete, all forms and camp tuition can be mailed to:

Oak Orchard Sailing School
Box #300
Albion, New York 14411

All early registrants will receive a $25 discount!
(All forms and payment must be received by April 1st.)

All members will receive a discount if their camper is their child or grandchild.