420 Race Team
Intended for sailors aged 13-18 who are prepared to take the next step and test their skills in a competitive environment, the 420 class will have well-defined practice and local/regional regatta schedule.
- LMSS provides 420’s for practice. Boats for regattas are available for a fee.
- Sailors will have a focus on improving their boat speed upwind and downwind, starting preparation, mark rounding, boat handling including spinnaker and trapeze, tuning, knowledge of the rules and general seamanship
- Sailors will be expected to participate in local and regional regattas throughout the season
- Class size will be limited to 25 sailors
|Session||Dates||Days & Times||Price|
|Session 1||June 11 – July 13*||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$675|
|Session 2||July 16 to August 10||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||$655|
|Both Sessions||June 11 – Aug 10*||M – F 8:45am to 12:15pm||*$1,175|
|*No class Jul 4-6||Register by May 15th to receive discount|
Tentative Regattas Include: TCYS & Bemis/Smythe Area K Qualifier
*CJ Buckley Team Race and Buzzards Bay are not included and will be an additional cost
*Regattas will take the place of practice days at LMSS*
Prerequisite: Opti Intermediate/Adv, 420 Learn to Race, or Similar Experience.
Next Steps: Continue with Race Team until goals are reached or aged out