Spring Sailing Programs

2019 Spring Opti Racing Program

The Pleon Spring Opti program will include 12 days of coaching at Pleon on Saturdays and Sundays and 2 days of coaching at the Newport Youth Challenge Regatta. It is open to Opti sailors who want to up their game this year and get a jump on the summer season. The focus will give sailors the opportunity to build racing skills and strategies.

The program is not for those new to sailing. Only those sailors with Opti Champ and Opti Green racing experience are eligible.

Dates: (Practice at Pleon)
May 4-5
May 11-12
May 18-19
May 25-26
June 1-2

Newport Youth Challenge Regatta
June 8-9

Rigged by 11am
Pickup at 4pm

Price: $575

Safety first:

  • Sailors are required to wear gear appropriate for spring sailing conditions with water temperature cold in the 30s and 40s and air temperatures in the 30s.
  • Sailors must bring PFD, proper footwear, hat, gloves, water and snacks. Drysuits are required for practice.
  • Practices will be held on land if two of the following are accurate: (1) the wind is sustained above 20 mph, (2) air temperature is below 30 degrees, (3) water temperature is below 40 or (4) the coach deems sailing conditions unsafe.

If you have any questions, please contact: kelly@pleon.org

42 Foster Street, Marblehead MA 01945     781-631-1076     kelly@pleon.org
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