2020 LA BELLE YACHT CLUB SAILING SCHOOL
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Welcome! We're so glad you're here. We love to teach kids to sail. It is our mission to make sailing available to all kids in Lake Country, whether they live on a lake or not!
Come learn about sailing school and sign your kids up for class!
SATURDAY MARCH 14TH
1306 W. WISCONSIN AVENUE
OCONOMOWOC, WI 53066
Walk through the La Belle Cafe, turn right and you will find us!
OPTI LEARN-TO-SAIL CLASS
Designed for the first-time sailor who does not have time for the full summer program. This class eases the student into the water with games and fun drills in the 8' one-man optimus pram.
COST: $175 per sailor (includes $25 boat rental)*
SCHEDULE: Monday & Wednesday: 3:00-5:00, June 17th thru July 29th
Session 1: June 17, 22, 24, 29 & July 1, 6
Session 2: July 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27
* Includes introductory short-term $30 LaBelle Yacht Club. This also includes the $30 boat registration fee required for trophy eligibility for the Wednesday racing series.
BEGINNER OPTI CLASS
This class eases the student into the 8' one-man optimus pram (opti) with games and fun drills. Designed for the first-time sailor or returning sailors who are not always confident in a boat by themselves.
COST: $375 (w/ boat rental) or $275(w/o boat rental) - rental includes Wed night racing*
SCHEDULE: June 17th thru July 29th - Monday & Wednesday: 10:00 -12:00 or 3:00-5:00
INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED OPTI CLASS
Designed for sailors who are confident in a boat alone and are able to sail around a triangular course. This class fine-tunes basic skills and introduces race skills; start lines, basic race rules and improved boat handling. We strongly encourage intermediate sailors to sail in the 6pm Wednesday night races and some off-lake regattas. There is also a weekly sailing school series race that takes place during class and includes a trophy at the annual LYC trophy banquet.
COST: $400 (w/ boat rental) or $300 (w/o boat rental) - rental includes boat use for Wed night racing
SCHEDULE: June 17th thru July 29th - Monday & Wednesday 12:45-2:45
X-boats are a larger 16' boat sailed with 2 people. Skippers are experienced sailors who come out of the opti classes. Crews usually have some sailing experience but not always. This boat is sailed until 16 years of age.
COST: $355 per sailor
$170 ONE X Boat Crew
$97.50 Each if TWO X Boat Crews (each crew receives a t-shirt)
SCHEDULE: TUESDAY 1-4pm Learning/practice
THURSDAY 10am Race
Lunch Lunch and race critique (bring your own bag lunch!)
1:00-2:30 Group sailing school
2:30-3:30 Divide Group – Regatta Ready sailors & Beg/Intermediate
REGISTER IN ONE OF TWO WAYS
1) Come to our information/signup meeting at Shorehaven Saturday March 14th 10am-12pm (see location above).
2) - Select and print the appropriate registration document below. There is no online registration.
- Please read the information carefully to choose the right class for your child. If you have any questions,
call Colleen Mihelich at 414-750-1824 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Complete the forms and mail them to 420 N Lake Road Oconomowoc, or drop them off at the house.
- Make checks payable to La Belle Sailing School.
There are helpful calendars below for each fleet that include sailing school classes, on-lake racing and on- and off-lake regattas.
We are excited to have your child in class this summer!
Sail fast - see you on the water!
2020 ENROLLMENT DOCUMENTS
2020 LYCSS Opti Registration Form 2020 LYCSS X-Boat Registration Form
Season Calendars to come.