2018 BYC Opti and Advanced Race Race Team Membership Levels

2018 Summer Race Team Program (Level 1) $350

 (Ages 8-18 years)
The BYC Race Team is for sailors looking to take that next step into competitive racing. The Race Team consists of the Opti Race Team and the Advanced Race Team. The race team practices and races during the summer out of the Bellingham Yacht Club on Bellingham Bay. The team travels to various Northwest Youth Racing Circuit (NWYRC) regattas in the Pacific Northwest and to other regional and national regattas in the U.S. competing in high performance racing.

One of the goals of the Advanced Race Team will be to encourage competitive sailors to race multiple types of sailboats. The BYC is committed to this goal by providing FJs, Lasers, 29ers, J/24s, and Etchells for Advanced Race Team Practices.

Level 1 is a six week program beginning the week of June 18th that includes the following:

  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Opti) – Wed/Fri
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (FJ’s) – Mon/Thurs
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Laser) – Mon/Thurs
  • Tuesday night racing with coach support
  • NWYRC summer regattas coach support (regatta fees, meals and travel expenses and planning not included)

Class times are:

  • Opti practice – 1.00pm – 4pm
  • FJ practice – 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Laser practice – 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday night racing’s first start is at 6:00 p.m., rig boats at 4:30 p.m.

Support boat on Tuesday nights and coach support at all NWYRC summer regattas (race entry and travel not included, minimum of 3 participants for coach support at away regattas).

2018 Summer Race Team Program (Level 2) $625

(Ages 8-18 years)
The BYC Race Team is for sailors looking to take that next step into competitive racing. The Race Team consists of the Opti Race Team and the Advanced Race Team. The race team practices and races during the summer out of the Bellingham Yacht Club on Bellingham Bay. The team travels to regattas around the Pacific Northwest and the U.S. competing in high performance races.

One of the goals of the Advanced Race Team will be to encourage competitive sailors to race multiple types of sailboats. The BYC is committed to this goal by providing FJs, Lasers, 29ers, J/24s, and Etchells for Advanced Race Team Practices.

Level 2 is a six week program beginning the week of June 18th that includes the following:

  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Opti) – Wed/Fri
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (FJ’s) – Mon/Thurs
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Laser) – Mon/Thurs
  • Tuesday night racing with coach support
  • NWYRC summer regattas coach support (regatta fees, meals and travel expenses and planning not included)

Class times are:

  • Opti practice – 1.00pm – 4pm
  • FJ practice – 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Laser practice – 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday night racing’s first start is at 6:00 p.m., rig boats at 4:30 p.m.

Plus your choice of one of the following two day race clinics held on:

  • June 18-22
  • August 6-10

Support boat on Tuesday nights and coach support at all NWYRC summer regattas (race entry and travel not included, minimum of 3 participants for coach support at away regattas).

2018 Summer Race Team Program (Level 3) $850

(Ages 8-18 years)
The BYC Race Team is for sailors looking to take that next step into competitive racing. The Race Team consists of the Opti Race Team and the Advanced Race Team. The race team practices and races during the summer out of the Bellingham Yacht Club on Bellingham Bay. The team travels to regattas around the Pacific Northwest and the U.S. competing in high performance races.

One of the goals of the Advanced Race Team will be to encourage competitive sailors to race multiple types of sailboats. The BYC is committed to this goal by providing FJs, Lasers, 29ers, J/24s, and Etchells for Advanced Race Team Practices.

Level 3 is a six week program beginning the week of June 18th that includes the following:

  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Opti) – Wed/Fri
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (FJ’s) – Mon/Thurs
  • Two 3 hour practice days a week (Laser) – Mon/Thurs
  • Tuesday night racing with coach support
  • NWYRC summer regattas coach support (regatta fees, meals and travel expenses and planning not included)

Class times are:

  • Opti practice – 1.00pm – 4pm
  • FJ practice – 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Laser practice – 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday night racing’s first start is at 6:00 p.m., rig boats at 4:30 p.m.

Plus both of the following race team clinics held on:

  • June 18-22
  • August 6-10

Support boat on Tuesday nights and coach support at all NWYRC summer regattas (race entry and travel not included, minimum of 3 participants for coach support at away regattas).