Prerequisite: Ages 10 to 16 and able to swim 50 yards. Successful completion of Intermediate Sailing or similar experience. A swim test will be given on the first day.
A performance oriented class for graduates of the Intermediate class. Sailors in this class will continue to gain skills on the water as they learn advanced sail trim, proper use of body weight, heeling under control, roll tacking, advanced boat handling skills, weather recognition, and capsize recovery. Racing topics will include tactics, starts, mark-roundings, boat speed and the racing rules. Additionally, on the water games and short course races will allow each student to advance his or her sailing skills in a more challenging environment.