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VBC  Race Teams 

Adventure Racers

For Ages 11 & up 

This program is for any sailor who has past experience sailing in a sailing program, i.e. Adventure Sailing, and is ready to try competitive sailing in the Travelers Series Regattas.   Club Jy's and FJ's  will be  used in practice and regatta.......

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in an Adventure Sailing program

  • Must have sail camp counselor approval

  • Attended a minimum of one year of VBC full sail camp program

  • Able to attend practice ( 2 times a week )

  • Attend and compete in 1 Travelers Series Regattas (regatta fees apply)

  • Parent and/or family member involvement and participation in regattas

  • Must be a VBC /VYC member

Dates/Times:

  • June 1st & June 4th 4:30-7:00 pm

    • Mandatory parent meeting June 11th VBC

  • June 6th - July 11th 1:30- 4:00 pm 

    • Make up day July 6th for missing July 4th

Cost:

  • $200.00
  • Early bird prices are listed above, registrations received after May 1st  will be an additional $50.00

Opti Racers

For Ages: 10 and up (sailors ages 8 & 9 only on staff recommendation)

This program is for any sailor who has past experience sailing in a sailing program, i.e. Adventure Sailing, and is ready to try competitive sailing in the Travelers Series Regattas.   Club boats (opti’s) can be provided for the sailor to use in practice and regattas.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in an Adventure Sailing program

  • Must have sail camp counselor approval

  • Attended a minimum of one year of VBC full sail camp program

  • Able to attend practice ( 2 times a week )

  • Attend and compete in 2 Travelers Series Regattas (regatta fees apply)

  • Parent and/or family member involvement and participation in regattas

  • Must be a VBC /VYC member

Dates/Times:

  • June 1st & June 4th 4:30-7:00 pm

    • Mandatory parent meeting June 11th VBC

  • June 6th - July 11th 1:30- 4:00 pm 

    • Make up day July 6th for missing July 4th

Cost:

  • $200.00
  • Early bird prices are listed above, registrations received after May 1st  will be an additional $50.00

VBC Race Team 

For Ages: 10 & up with min of 1 year experience on a Race Team program

Sailors in this group focus on developing and refining the critical boat-handling, boat-speed, physical and mental stamina, and boat-tuning skills needed to excel in competition. Long practices in a wide range of wind and sea conditions combined with intense workouts will demand high levels of maturity, focus, and dedication.  Sailors will need to supply their own single handed boat either an Opti or Laser.  Club boats also used is this program are 420's and Thistle's.  Sailors that participate and meet requirements in this program are eligible for trying out for our JR Bay Team and High School Team.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in Advanced Sailing 

  • This course is intended for the competitive racer age 10 & up

  • Must have coach approval

  • Must have 3 years of sailing experience

  • Must have 1 year of race team

  • Supply own single handed boat (laser, laser radial, or opti)

  • Able to attend practice 3 times a week

  • Attend and compete in a minimum of 4 Travelers Series Regattas (regatta fees apply)

  • Parent and/or family member involvement and participation in regattas

  • Must be a VBC /VYC member

  • Must attend at least 1 small boat regatta outside of the travelers series (regatta fees apply)

Dates/Times:

  • May 12th-June 4th
    • Mandatory Race Team parent meeting June 11th @ 5:30 pm
      • ​​Saturday's 9:30-12:30  & Monday's 5:00 -8:00  pm
      • Make up practice - May 29th 5-8 p.m. due to Memorial Day
  • June 11th - July 11th 
    • ​​Monday's 5:00 pm -8:00 pm
    • Tuesday/Thursday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Cost

  • $300.00
  • inlcudes May 5th & 6th Shockey Clinic
  • Early bird prices are listed above, registrations received after May 1st will be an additional $50.00

VBC JR Bay Team

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in Advanced Sailing 

  • sailor must turn 13 by December 31st 2018

  • Must have participated in a minimum of 5 regattas/clinics from July 15th 2017 - July 13th 2018

  • Must have 3 years of sailing experience

  • Must have 2  years  of race team experience

  • Supply own single handed boat is competing in Laser Class

  • Able to attend practices 

  • Parent and/or family member involvement and participation in regattas

  • Must be a VBC /VYC member

  • meet all competitor criteria set by ILYA and VBCSC coaches

​​Dates:

  • July 15th - July 20th 2018 @ Put -In-Bay
  • Cost:  TBA by ILYA
    • ​​Additional travel, food, gear expenses

Onsite Advanced  Strength Training & Conditioning

Certified Cross Fit instructor led strength training and conditioning

  • For Race Team & Advanced Sailing participants only, ages 11 & up 

Dates/Times:

  •  Program dates:  June 11th  - July 12th  
  •  7-7:50 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
  • Make up day Tuesday July 3rd & Thursday July 12th
    • ​​No training on July 4th & July 13th

Cost:

  • $25 

HIGH SCHOOL SAILING

Schedule TBA by Missa

Parent Organizer... Pam Gregory

Team Coach...John Shockey

​Cost $100.00 per sailor covers Spring and Fall.....Fee will be waived for sailors that volunteer at 4 fundraising events February 2nd 2018 - July 14th 2018 and  purchase one Reverse Raffle ticket.  Fundraising Chair/Co Chair must submitt event worked and Raffle Ticket number.