Optimist Spring Sailing
Virginia Phase One will start on Friday May 15, in response to the gradual easing of restrictions, HYC will be offering Spring Sailing in the single-handed Optimist class for Red, White, Blue Fleets and a class for Green Fleet on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturdays prior to the start of the Summer Program. Sailors will adhere to strict social distancing and HYC is committed to a clean and healthy environment as the health and safety of our sailors and staff is our number one priority. Students will be required to bring a face mask.
Each session lasts from 2PM-5PM. Sessions can be individually purchased for $25 or if you choose to do all twelve sessions you will receive a discounted price of $275. Red, White, and Blue Fleets will be coached by Vir Menon, Green Fleet will be coached by Maxwell Plarr. The basis of this program is to enhance a sailors abilities prior to the summer season.
Sailors are encouraged to bring their own boat, however, the HYC Opti Fleet is available for an additional fee. If you choose to use an HYC boat, the vessel will only be assigned to you for the spring season and will be meticulously cleaned.