JUNIOR SAILING

KIDS 8 TO 18 YEARS OF AGE LEARN SAILING, WATER SAFETY, FRIENDLY COMPETITION AND CAMARADERIE – BUILDING CHARACTER AND CONFIDENCE BY DEVELOPING CAPABLE SAILORS DONATE NOWCAMP APPLICATION
Steve Ernest

Junior Sailing President
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Each year Dana West Yacht Club sponsors a Youth Summer Sailing Camp in three 2-week sessions.

The camps are open to all children ages 8-18 (whether club members or not). The camp is held from 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday. Lunch is provided on Fridays.

The cost $450 per session.

2019 Junior Calendar

Summer Sailing Camp:
  • Session 1: June 17 to June 28
  • Session 2: July 1 to July 12
    (Closed July 4)
  • Session 3: July 15 to July 26
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We have a fleet of more than 25 boats that includes: RS Teras, Lasers, CFJ’s and Naples Sabots that are provided free for use at our Summer Camp, Open Sailing in the off season, Wednesday evening harbor racing in the summer, and local regattas throughout the year.  Our US Sailing certified instructors grew up at DWYC. They know the club, the harbor, the boats, and each other.

Our Summer Camp is open to children ages 8-18 (Club members or not). The camp is held from 9:00an to 5:00pm Monday through Friday. Lunch is provided on Fridays.

If you have any questions contact Steve Ernest, Junior Sailing President, juniors@dwyc.org or call: 949-661-1185x5#

2019 Instructors


Peyton Lee

Ben Rightmire

Andrew Schwartz


Hailey Balogh

If you have any questions contact Steve Ernest, Junior Sailing President, juniors@dwyc.org or call: 949-661-1185x5#

p>The Dana West Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program is administered by Dana West Youth Sailing, Inc., a 501c3 Non-Profit corporation.