Youth Sailing at SYC



Program Status as of 3/19/2020 pertaining to Covid-19 Pandamic;
All youth programs are currently closed until April 7th.  We will reasses the current coronavirus situation on April 6th and make a decision on returning to normal program schedules. 
We are hopeful that our Summer Camp programs will be able to continue as scheduled.  Please visit the 'Summer Sailing Camp' page for details on classes and registration.
We thank you for your patience and wish you and your family the best.  Stay safe and healthy!


Payment and Refund Policy
100% of class payment is due upon registration.
All cancellation requests must be submitted by email to
Cancellation requests received before 1 week of the start of your class will receive a full refund minus processing fees.
Cancellation requests received on or within 1 week of the start of your class will receive a 50% refund
Refunds will not be given for cancellations made on or after the first day of class.
Refunds must be requested in writing via email.
Reimbursements requested due to discrepancies with a class, contentious issues, or a feeling of dissatisfaction must be submitted in writing to the Youth Sailing Director.  Your request will be considered, but a full refund is not guaranteed.
Reimbursements will not be issued if your student is sick, but you can make up those days in a different session.
Refunds/Reimbursements may be issued by check or funds returned to the credit card used.
If your student is dismissed from the program due to disciplinary issues a refund will not be given.


What Summer Class Should My Child Participate In?
I took this class in 2019…   
You should take this class in 2020…
Sea Urchins
 If 8 yrs or over you should move to beginning sailing
Beginning Sailing
Adventure/Intermediate Sailing
Adventure/Intermediate if you do not enjoy racing.  
Introduction to Tera Racing if you want to learn to race.
Double Handed Class
Unless you plan to advance into the racing world of sailing you should repeat this class. This class is ideal for someone planning to sail on their high school team.
Advanced Racing Team
Continue to participate in the Monday-Thursday advance racing 420 classes.
I am new to the program
Call the Youth Sailing Director to discuss your option. Class placement is dependent on age, prior experience (not required), and size.

High School Program

Sausalito Yacht Club hosts the Tamalpais High School sailing team. For more information about high school sailing at SYC click here!
For More information about our programs contact:
Renee Decurtis :

Help Keep Our Youth Sailing!

Help this program by making a donation (even a small one) and learn about our Silent Auction fundraiser—have fun, get something you like and donate all at the same time. Learn about our involvement in the Sausalito Art Festival and how you can participate.