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Opti "try it"

Thursday, June 22, 2017 to Thursday, June 29, 2017
Cedar Lake Yacht Club
4719 Yacht Club Dr.
Hartford, WI  53095

Heidi Vollmar
Sailing School
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
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Opti "try it" class

The Opti “try it” class for is first time sailors ages 6-12 who want to learn about sailing an in optimist dingy.  The focus of the class will be on the very basics of sailing an opti including: safety, learning boat parts, sailing terminology, rigging/unrigging, basic knot tying boarding/ launching an opti, proper body positioning in boat, steering a boat through the water and tacking.  Kids may be paired with another young sailor or instructor on a boat in this course. All of this learning will happen in a safe friendly, and fun environment.  Bring a life jacket . No CLYC membership is required for this class. Opti boats will be provided.

The dates and times of the “Opti Try It” class are:
Thursdays/ Fridays from 12:00-2:00
June 22,23 29, and 30
Cost is $120

If the young sailor loves the “Opti Try It” class they can continue with the “Opti Try It Part 2"  class for 7 more sessions for an additional cost of $130.
Try It Part 2 will continue with more basic sailing skills including reading the wind, sail trim, steering upwind and downwind and will allow for more time and practice to master these skills.
Bring a life Jacket. No CLYC membership is required for this class. Optis will be provided.

Try It Part 2 dates and times are:
Thursdays/ Fridays from 12:00-2:00
July 6,7,13,20
Aug 4,10
Cost is $130