Optimist Team Green Fleet

About Optimist Team Green Fleet

While the main focus of Green Fleet is racing, there is also a healthy component of fun involved with a strong emphasis on team building and sportsmanship. Regattas are outlined within the Parent Handbook and the required regattas are highlighted, with all other regattas being optional. A minimum of five sailors is required for SYS to sponsor the regatta with coach support. Some sailors choose to attend all events, others only choose to attend the required regattas.

Prerequisite:

Completion of Optimist Level 2 or Executive Director and coach approval

Practice Times:

Saturdays – Rigged and Ready by 11:00, launch at 11:30, on shore by 3:30, pick-up at 4:00pm. Sailors must pack a lunch and water bottle

Gear:

Team shirt, PFD with whistle, closed toe water shoes, hat, sunglasses, sunblock, and water clothes.

Cost:

$435/season + $150 boat charter fee (if chartering SYS boat). + $100 refundable loss and damage deposit. $30 regatta fees are charged to each sailor per day/per regatta for all sponsored regattas.

Season Dates:

Fall: August 24 – December 14
Spring: January 25-May 9

Practice:

11:00-4:00

Become a Race Team Sponsor

 

Contact Mary P. Trichter
Executive Director

sarasotayouthsailing@gmail.com