Junior Sailing

Sailing Camp

Get set for another great summer of sailing at Bay-Waveland Yacht Club! Our program is second to none with the very best in sailing instruction. Our plan is to give your child the best possible sailing camp experience by focusing on safety, fun, and learning. Every day is packed with a variety of fun activities and sailing adventure. All campers are invited and encouraged to attend the regatta and banquet at the end of the summer.

2016 BWYC Sailing Camp Registration

Sailing Resources

• The Basics: Start Sailing Right
• For the Beginner: Stopping & Accelerating
• Trimming the Sales: Basic Sail Trim
• Bringing the Boat to Dock Safely: Docking Techniques
• How to Anchor Safely: Anchoring Techniques
• How to Get Unstuck: Running Aground
• Save Boat Lengths: Roll Tacks & Jibes
• Use the Rudder to Go Faster: Sailing without a Rudder
• Prevent Being Disqualified: Fast Penalty Turns
• Increase Chances of Successful Recovery: Man Overboard
• Advanced Technique: Adjusting Mast Rake for Speed

Boat Diagrams