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HRYC JUNIOR SAILING CAMP

Children ages 8-16
(Boys & Girls)

A Fall Junior Sailing Session is available for a limited number of students.
Please contact Karen (juniorsailing@hryc.com) for information.

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Information, Registration form & Required Waivers (pdf)

HRYC Member:
          $155 per child per week
          $145 per additional child per week (same family, same week)
 Nonmember:
          $185 per child per week
 
General Information:

Campers will be divided into two groups according to age and/or skill level.
  • Beginners: Ages 8-11 & Beginners.
  • Intermediates: Ages 12 -16 and those with Beginner's Certification from previous camps.
  • Student / Teacher ratio will not exceed 10:1.
  • Each student will be required to pass a swimming test prior to being allowed to go out on a boat. Swimming test will consist of being able to swim/tread water while putting on a life vest.
  • Camp will be instructional and will follow daily lesson plans.
  • Children will be expected to pay attention, follow instructions at all times and not be disruptive.
  • This is not baby-sitting. If your child misbehaves or fails to follow directions of instructors he/she will be sent home and no refunds will be given.
  • During inclement weather, classes will consist of rules of sailing, sailing strategies, etc.
 Daily Schedule Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • 8-9 a.m. Arrival & check-in. Cold cereal and fruit will be available for the campers
  • 9 a.m. Roll call and instructions for the day
  • 9:30 a.m. Classes begin 
  • 11:30 a.m. Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. Rest time & restroom time
  • 1 p.m. Classes resume
  • 3:30 p.m. Pickup (Late pick-up options available – see Registration form for costs.)
What to bring:
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Dry/wet duffle bag with extra change of clothes
  • Closed toe shoes appropriate for sailing - NO Flip Flops
  • Sunscreen and lip protection
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Personal Flotation Device (P.F.D.) – make sure to put your name on it
 
What NOT to bring:
  • Food or drinks - all will be provided including water & Gatorade between meals
  • Knives or eating utensils
  • Bandaids or any first aid items
  • Sailing books, cell phones, digital devices of any kind
Any questions contact Karen at 386-255-7459 or juniorsailing@hryc.com.