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||$440|
|Session 2||July 5 – July 21||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$405|
|Session 3||July 24 – Aug 11||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$440|
|Session 4||Aug 14 – Aug 25||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$295|
|No class Jul 4th|
Prerequisite: Recreational Camp, or Prior Sailing Experience
Next Step: Repeat Opti Learn to Race, or LMSS Race Team – Intermediate Opti.