WHICH CLASS IS RIGHT?
How much sailing experience does the student have?
None or Some*
Some and Experience Soloing*
Have Completed I/R Classes at BSS*
Completed LTS Classes or Some Experience
Advanced Beginning, I/R
Has Sailed Optis and Can Solo Sail
Has Sailed 420s**
*Students over 5’3″ or 90 pounds in weight should not sail in Optimists. Widgeons or 420s are better for these students. Similarly, students under 5’3″ or 90 pounds should not sail in 420s. Widgeons or Optimists are better for these students. The ideal class will depend on the level of experience. Please read class descriptions found on our website at https://www.buzzardssailing.org/ for more information or contact us at BSS.
**Prerequisite is 4 weeks of LTS 420s. Students under 5’3″ or 90 pounds should not sail in 420s.
LTS = Learn to Sail (our morning classes)
I/R = Intermediate and Racing (our afternoon classes)
Private lessons are available as an option for students who cannot enroll for a full week or who would like some experience before starting classes. Private lessons may be for up to three students at a time.