Summer 2016 Camps
  • June  20 - August 12, Camps run Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm.
  • Boats are provided for all introductory level classes.  Boat ownership needed for Race Teams.
  • Professional coaching
  • All sailors must wear a US Coast Guard approved life-jacket
  • Safety boat is present for all sessions
  • Cancellation Policy: $100 service charge for cancellation 2 weeks prior to first date of class. No refunds within 2 weeks of class start date. Those not removed from the wait list due to oversubscription will will be refunded in full.
  • Contact PYSF Treasurer, Karen Werner about Scholarships that are available and help PYSF achieve its mission to be a community sailing group that teaches sailing regardless of ability to pay. 
  • Discounts available if you register for 4 camps. Contact PYSF Treasurer.
  • Friday Family Nights: July 1, July 15, July 29, August 12 

Classes

Ages

Dates

Tuition

Learn-to-Sail
This is fun, in-depth two-week camp for boys and girls teaches the basics of sailing while developing skills to prepare for sailing with others at PYSF and in the Bay Area.  Although no experience is necessary, campers must be comfortable in the water while wearing a life jacket and need to bring a lunch. Camp is Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm.

8-12

Camp #1 June 20-July 1
FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$750

Camp #2 July 11-22
FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$750

Camp #3 July 25-Aug 5 
FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$750

Camp #4 Aug 8-12
(1 week only) 
FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$450

Opti Race
For sailors who are competent in seamanship, right-of-way rules, as well as basic knowledge of racing and starting principles, and want to focus on boat handling, boat speed and tactics in preparation for Bay Area regattas. Camp is Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm.

9-15

Camp #1 June 20-July 1

$800

Camp #2 July 11-22
FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$800

Camp #3 July 25-Aug 5

$800

Camp #4 Aug 8-12 
(1 week only)

$450

All 4 camps

$2000

FJ Intro
For sailors with basic seamanship and sailing knowledge who are looking for the next step after Optimists where they will be taught to sail 15-foot Flying Juniors (FJs) - a two-person dinghy with a mainsail and a jib that is used their High School team. Camp is Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm.

11-15

Camp #1 July 11-15

$450

Camp #2 July 18-22

$450

Camp #3 July 25-29  
2 SPOTS AVAILABLE 

$450

Camp #4 Aug 1-5       FILLED - WAITLIST ONLY

$450

Camp #5 Aug 8-12

$450

420/Laser 
For Sailors with racing experience from FJ Intro and/or High School sailing who want to learn how to handle the 15-foot single-handed Laser and the two-person C420 with a mainsail, jib and spinnaker by focusing on boat handling, boat speed and tactical decision making. Camp is Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm.

12-18

Camp #1 June 20-July 1

$800

Camp #2 July 11-22 

$800

Camp #3 July 25-Aug 5

$800

All 3 camps

$2000

High School Race Team Evening
For those currently on the High School Race Team that would like to continue their racing over the summer.  Boats sailed will be the FJ with a Team Racing focus, and C420s and Lasers, with the focus being attending regattas over the summer. 

13-18

All Summer
Tuesday and Thursday
Evenings 5pm-8pm
June 20 – Aug 12

 

$700