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!!
THIS IS A FUN CO-ED SPORT FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN RACING TWO PERSON SAILBOATS. Our Summer Clinics will run from 10am – 4pm at a cost of $225/Clinic. (A one time yearly cost of $65 to join SCYC as a junior member is not included) Coaching includes fun on the water drills as well as … Read More
SCYC High School Scholastic sailors compete at Treasure Island Divisional two day regatta. What a great looking group! Aptos High takes 3rd in the Silver Fleet!
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
“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
“Super proud of all these kids! After lots of preparation, SCYC high schoolers raced in the Stevenson Cup in Monterey on Sunday, December 6th. After years of not winning the Cup . . . in a surprise finish (not unexpected, these kids are amazing sailors!) the Cup is finally across the Bay in Santa Cruz … Read More
Junior sailors from all programs, ages 8 to high school, participated in the SCYC Junior program tradition of “bobbing for donuts”. Then it was time for the younger sailors to get to know the high school sailors even better in “team mummy wrapping”. A pizza break was next (no pictures since everyone was busy eating) … Read More
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
Morgan and Michael happy to receive their hard earned racing jackets. Juniors must be in high school, sail 10 separate regattas in a 12 month period, write a recap of each regatta, complete community service, write an essay on sportsmanship and then present their writings to the Junior Board. If you are a high school sailor and interesting in earning your jacket, see the junior … Read More
High school sailors ready for a summer 3 day FJ clinic to keep their skills sharp, but first . . . they must wash the boats!
The Spring Stevenson Cup regatta was held on Sunday, March 28th. There are two Stevenson regattas held, one in Fall and the other in Spring. This is our favorite event because we don’t have to travel far and many families picnic on the wharf to watch the close in sailing. Twenty-one junior sailors participated in … Read More
The Scholastic High School Team traveled to Richmond Yacht Club for a regatta January 10th. Here is the recap from Coach Mike Scott: Conditions were extremely light – the wind never got above about 5 knots. We had a decent flood which was crossing the course at about 1.5 knots. There was only enough wind … Read More
This year’s annual Holiday Potluck and Toy Drive held by the SCYC Junior Sailors on the 14th was a very fulfilling event! It’s always a pleasure to have a great banquet of homemade food and this year our counters were brimming with awesome family favorites and Holiday treats. Have you ever stuck a candy cane … Read More
The Junior Sailing Program came together on May 10th to celebrate the end of another amazing season. The evening started with Junior Sailing Director, Mary Tara orchestrating a christening ceremony for three new junior support boats. The boats are named Jacks II, Georges’ and Randy’s. The event then moved upstairs to the clubhouse where … Read More
Let the Mini Boat Regatta boat building begin! And now for the racing!
An overcast day with lots of drizzle… varying wind conditions… always a fun day of high school racing at Richmond YC.
Norcal 5 started as a warm and calm morning… quickly turning into a chilly and windy afternoon. 6 races overall. Day 1: Congratulations to David, Mike P and Dana for their first place win in the gold fleet! Also to Charlotte and Kyle for their 2nd place finish in the silver fleet!
A cold and blustery Monterey day… SCYC took 5 boats and 10 sailors down south to compete in the Stevenson Regatta. Congratulations for Nicholas and Sam for their second place win and David and Max for their third place win out of 14 boats. What a good looking group we have of high school sailors! … Read More
Fun racing (the second day with costumes) at Encinial Yacht Club as our SCYC Scholastic sailors competed in the Pumpkin regatta. [Show slideshow]
Click on link to see movies from the FJ practice: IMG_1292 IMG_1293
Last weekend, our SCYC high school FJ sailors participated in NORCAL 1 and 2 hosted by the Stockton Sailing Club. We took 9 boats to the regatta, a new record number of boats to participate! Santa Cruz HS, Pacific Collegiate, Aptos HS, Scotts Valley HS, Los Gatos HS and Mount Modonna all sailed to represent … Read More