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Bayview Yacht Club to kick Detroit sailing season into high gear

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On May 3rd, Bayview Yacht Club will be opening its doors and kicking the Detroit sailing season into high gear. We call it 'Opening Day and Fitting-Out Party', but what you really need to know is if you want to get more involved in the sport of sailing, learn more about a one-design fleet, or just go for a sail on someone else's boat, this is your big chance.

We will have participation from most of the local one-design fleets including Etchells 22, Cal 25s, 36.7s, J-120s, T-10s, Lightning, U-20s and many more. We will also have some hot new boats like the J-70 on-hand to check out. If sailing from dry land is more your speed or if your kids have been bugging you to get a RC sailboat, there will be a full RC demo fleet available to test out too.

Objective of Event: To promote all things sailing to anyone interested in getting more active in any aspect of our sport - what kind of sailing we do, and how you can get involved.

1:00 - 1:30 Recreational sailing and an introduction to RC sailboats

1:30 - 2:00 Sailing and Seamanship Class for individuals aged 15-18

2:00 - 3:00 One-design fleets from 20 inch RC boats to 40 footers with representatives giving

- Quick presentations and answering questions about their class. Presentations will
- Be ordered by length of boat starting with the smallest.
- The PHRF racing rule will also be covered in this section for people who are
- Not interested in one-design boats.

3:00 - 4:30 One-design and RC demo sails along with hands-on boat tours

3:00 - 3:30 Learn how to volunteer and find out how the crew exchange works

3:30 - 4:00 Race committee introduction and orientation

4:00 - 4:30 Introduction to Bayview's Public Adult Sailing Program

The Bayview Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program will also be running a gear swap and fun games like Opti Golf all day. At 5:30 support the Junior Program with some Après Sail at the Annual Fitting-Out Party, grab a beverage and a burger while you watch the Kentucky Derby with some new or old friends on the big screen.

Please be our guest and bring your family and friends!

BYC website


by Bayview Yacht Club


  

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