Junior Sailing Camp 2020

2 Week Full Day and Half Day Sailing Camp

Monday - Friday

(including holidays)

June 29 - July 10
July 13 - 24

July 27 - August 8 

August 10 - 21

Port Sailing has offered our very popular Junior Sailing Camp for over 13 years and is ideal both experienced and novice junior sailors. 

Over 15 boats available including 23 foot Sonars, Optimist Dinghy's, Bic O'Pen boats and Pixels.

Our Junior Sailing Instructors have an average of five years teaching sailing & are certified by US Sailing or the American Sailing Association. Each instructor strictly adheres to our curriculum to ensure a consistent and safe learning experience.

Full Day Program (9 am to 4 pm)

Ages 8 to 16  

 

This program is available for youths ages 8 through 16 with little sailing experience or those more experienced. Students are grouped by age and/or experience. All campers can complete the NY State Safe Boating course while learning to sail. Experienced students will sail independently within a specific area of the bay under the watchful eye of their instructor.

 

By the second week, these sailors will be racing their 23-foot sailboats and performing other boat handling skills.

 

Other activities include rules of racing, plotting courses, reading charts, and anchoring.  

 

This is a rain or shine program. 

 

 

 

Fee $1,195

Skipper's Program (Half Day)
9 am -12 noon
This program is available for all campers looking for a half day experience. 
This is a rain or shine program. 

 

 

Counselor in Training (CIT)

Ages 15 and older

 

This program is open to students 15 years of age or older with three years prior sailing experience. Completion of ASA, YRA or US Sailing certification program is a plus. Applicants should have prior sailing experience on boats greater than 15 foot in length. Persons entering this program are preparing to become a Junior Sailing Instructor. Applicants should be mature, responsible and demonstrate leadership skills. 

 

During the program applicants will complete the NY State Safe Boating Program, CPR and First Aid training. This is a great gateway to a future position teaching sailing at camps, yacht clubs and sailing schools. All CITs are supervised and mentored by a Port Sailing instructor.

 

This is limited program requiring an interview. Port Sailing does not guarantee future employment. 

Fee $597.50

Call for further details

914 355 5400

While we encourage a fun environment, safety is our main concern & life jackets must be worn while on or near the water. .

Drop us a line.......
...or come for a visit!

New Rochelle

Port Sailing School

22 Pelham Road

New Rochelle, NY 10801

(914)-355-5400

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