2022-2023 JS Winter Seminars
Fundamental Advanced Sailing Topics

Winter 2022-2023, Huguenot YC Jr Sailing is providing two Advanced Sailing and Seamanship Seminars – Thursday Evenings on a wide range of subjects, one day a month in March and April.

Register Here for the 2022-2023 JS Winter Seminars

  • 2nd Thursday night each month from 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm, March and  April
  • Huguenot Jr Sailing Room
  • open to all JS alumni and the 4.7 frostbite group.
  • two nights 
  • $35 each night ($25 members)
    The price includes materials, pizza, and snacks.
    Pre-registration is required.

Each night will consist of a tabletop discussion, hands-on practice, and a game related to each session.

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Syllabus for Winter Seminars

Care and Maintenance of your Sails and Boat – Tim Longo

Cleaning a boat.  How a boat is built, fiber glass, gelcoat. Taking care of your sails.

Table Top Discussion:     

  • How boats are built:  wood, fiberglass, gelcoat.
  • How to take care of our boat, how to clean.
  • How to make boat repairs.
  • How to maintain your sails in top racing condition.

Hands-on Activities:

  • Cleaning Tim's Laser.
  • Drying and Folding a sail instead of stuffing it into a bag wet.

Required Supplies:

  • tba

Suggested Reading & Viewing Material:

  • tba

HYC Membership 

We would be happy to discuss HYC membership with you. Membership at Huguenot Yacht Club is more affordable than you might think. HYC is a historic yacht club located on Long Island Sound. We offer winter boat storage, boat repair, boat hauling, moorings, docks, Jr. Sailing, pool, transient boat slips, sailing regattas, yachting events, races, and much more.  https://huguenotyc.com

Schedules and Calendars

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