SCHOLASTIC SIGN UPS ARE OPEN

August 2, 2017CFJs, Juniors, Scholastics (8th-12th grade)

It’s time to sign up for Scholastic Sailing! Please follow the link below to sign up for the 2017/18 sailing season. Sign ups are open to everyone from 8th through 12th grades. Please sign up now to ensure your spot on the team! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!!    

Annual Spaghetti Feed Junior Fundraiser!

May 17, 2017Juniors

JOIN US FOR FOOD AND FUN!! Everyone is invited to our Amazing Spaghetti dinner and 90/10 raffle. Saturday, June 17th from 5 – 8pm at SCYC – tickets sold at the door. CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP AND HELP OUT! (We need volunteers to make it happen!)

Summer Junior Sailing Opportunities!!

May 17, 2017Juniors, Scholastics (8th-12th grade)

CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT THESE FUN SUMMER SAILING OPPORTUNITIES! Sail on Lake Elizabeth – Fun regatta series on Lake Elizabeth in Fremont Spring Sunday Series: June 11th, June 25th Summer Sunday Series: July 9th, July 23rd Fall Sunday Series: August 27th, September 17th, October 1st Friday Night Dinghy Sailing – SCYC On the … Read More

SCYC El Toros in Half Moon Bay

January 6, 2017Juniors

Half way through the 2016/17 El Toro season, the group has decided to sail the remainder of their sessions on Half Moon Bay. Coaches, kids and parents are all enjoying the venue for its safe beaches, flat water and exciting conditions. Most importantly, the friendly Half Moon Bay Yacht club has welcomed the SCYC kids with unprecedented support … Read More

No Sailing . . . No Problem

January 20, 2016Advanced Program (8th-12th grade), CFJs, Juniors

On Saturday, Jan 16th the Scholastic Sailing team met in the Lower Room on their regular practice day. Everyone is bummed that the harbor is shoaled and we can’t go sailing! There was even too much rain for a work day. The morning was spent reviewing videos and discussing starts among other sailing subjects. The … Read More

High School Sailing Team Christmas Party

December 14, 2015Advanced Program (8th-12th grade), CFJs, Juniors

“Last night this lovely group of kids enjoyed their Christmas party.  They played musical chairs, sang Christmas songs and enjoyed a feast provide by Louisa Beers from Gayle’s Bakery.  The highlight was the white elephant gift exchange.” Andrea Miller, Scholastic Director The zebra is already in the Junior Shed.  He’ll be our windward mark at … Read More

El Toro “Turkey Leftovers Regatta” at Pinto Lake

December 10, 2015El Toro, Juniors

“We had a great day on the water last Sunday at our Turkey Leftovers Regatta.  The day started windless, but eventually settled into an amazingly steady 5 knot south-westerly.  The intrepid race committee was able to bang off five quick races on a very short starting line making for lots of excitement!  Port tack starts … Read More

Advanced Program Feels The Need For Speed

October 28, 2015Advanced Program (8th-12th grade), Juniors

The Junior Advanced sailors have been having a great time the last two weekends introducing some of the newer members to sailing on the Melges 24 M1.  The skipper and crew of Ian Collignon, Josselyn Verutti, and Olivia Beers have been mentoring Trevor and Dana Foley, Amy Ely, Charlotte Lenz, Jackson Halderman and Kate Chandler to … Read More

Scholastic Sailors Get School’d

October 21, 2015CFJs, Juniors

Mike Gross talked to the Scholastic sailors last Saturday for about an hour. He discussed a number of pertinent topics, among them: Starting line rules, mark roundings and other situations that came up after our regatta at EYC earlier this month. Mike connected his laptop to the TV and discussed various scenarios using a terrific … Read More

El Toro Program Starts With A Swim Test

October 2, 2015El Toro, Juniors

El Toro program sailors take part in the required swim test that is always the start of a super fun sailing year.  As you can tell there is nothing better than messing around with boats!          

SCYC Juniors on M1 Finish 5th at Rolex Big Boat Series

September 21, 2015Club Features, Juniors

    SCYC Juniors, Ian Collignon, Josselyn Verutti and Olivia Beers competed in the Rolex Big Boat Series this past weekend along with Dave Collignon and Mike Scott.  They finished 5th in their division of 9 Melges 24s.  Great showing M1! Check out the nice article from Scuttlebutt – http://www.sailingscuttlebutt.com/2015/09/18/colorful-stories-from-the-big-boat-series/

High School Sailing Begins for the 2015-16 Season

September 17, 2015Juniors

The 2015-16 High School Scholastic Program is officially open!  So fun to see excited high school sailors ready to get back in the boats! Step 1 – parent and sailor meeting! Step 2 – and most important . . . boat maintenance!    Step 3 – Chalk talk before launching.