Opti Clinics

Fall Opti Clinics 2019

Optimist Fall Schedule

Learn to Sail-Green Team- Advance
Thursdays 3:30 – 6:00
Saturdays  9:00-3:00

Green and Advance  ( includes coaching for Wadewitz Saturday/Sunday; extra cost will include entry fee)

$350 -for all clinic days
$275- for Saturdays only

September  5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 21st, 26th
September  28th/29th  Green and Advance only
October 3rd,5th, 10th, 12th, 17th, 19th, 24th,   No practice on the 26th.
November  2nd, 7th, 9th, 14th, 16th – Last day of schedule clinics – extra clinic days for those going to Midwinters TBD

Learn to Sail

Learn to sail teaches the basics of sailing, such as knot tying, terminology, water safety and basic maneuvers on the water. This class focuses on having fun on the water in a safe environment.

Green Fleet

Green fleet is for sailors that have completed one or more classes of Learn to Sail and would like to learn to race. Those entering this class need to be recommended by their learn to sail instructors.

Advanced Fleet

Participants for this level must be approved by Waterfront Director. Sailors must own their own boat. Sailors will perfect sailing techniques while deepening their knowledge of racing through tactics and strategy.


Holly Murray, FYC Waterfront Director, 228-363-0073 holly@fairhopeyachtclub.com
Elizabeth McGriff, Junior Advisor fairhopeyachtclubjrs@yahoo.com.sg