Frenchman's Bay Yacht Club Sailing School - Pickering, Ontario
available to Opti race team members only
Opti Charter - July
Opti Charter - August
Sailors train to perform all skills within a competitive race setting in order to achieve accurate sailing within a regatta and in all conditions. Participants are required to make arrangements to supply their own boats.
10:00 - 4:00 pm for 6 Sundays - taking a break for Thanksgiving
FBYC Sailing School is dedicated to making sure every student learns the skills necessary to have fun on the water. It is a Sailing School and with programs for Beginners all the way to being on a Race Team. For 8 weeks every summer the grounds of Frenchman's Bay Yacht Club are full of the fun and games and friendships you'd find at any summer camp. There are dress-up days, picnics, swimming and afternoons at the beach. But amid all the fun and games, there is a lot of learning going on. We are a nationally-recognised Sailing School run by exceptional instructors and coaches. We teach and certify students using the Sail Canada standards. Students enjoy a fun, safe program that promotes exercise, develops self-confidence and teaches sportsmanship. Quality sailboats and our warm natural bay allow for the best hands-on experience. And for those who want to step it up a notch there is the award winning FBYC Race Team includes racers in three classes of boats (420's, Laser, and Optimist.) FBYC racers have received recognition across Lake Ontario and around the world. We have even launched two Olympic careers! So sign up today and come join the fun.