When sailors are ready to participate in a more competitive environment, Opti Learn to Race is the perfect place to start. Geared for both inexperienced and experienced sailors aged 8-13, learning the basics of racing starts here!
- Taught in Opti Racing Sailboats which are used locally, regionally and nationally at regattas
- Use your own Opti, or use LMSS provided opti ($90)
- Students will learn upwind/downind sailing, starting sequences, mark rounding’s, rules, rigging, knot tying and general seamanship
- Towards the end of the session, sailors may choose to participate in local Green Fleet Regattas (Part of Twin Cities Youth Sailing)
- Class size is limited to 20 sailors
|Opti Learn to Race|
|Session||Dates||Days & Times||Price|
|M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$460|
|Session 2||July 9 – July 27||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$460|
|Session 3||July 30 – Aug 14||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$375|
|Session 4||Aug 20 – Aug 31||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$315|
Prerequisite: Recreational Camp, or Prior Sailing Experience
Next Step: Repeat Opti Learn to Race, or LMSS Race Team – Intermediate Opti.