Unfortunately we are unable to offer Wetfeet and CANSail 1/2 courses this 2020 season.
WYC Watersports - Learning the Ropes
For the person who seeks adventure and challenge themselves while learning fun new activities, the Whitby Watersports camp is the solution! Combining Kayaking, Paddleboarding, and on land Sailing Theory this one-week program offers you the ability to try a variety of new watersports, even if you’ve never stepped off of solid land before! Offered in a one-week format, many participants sign up for multiple sessions per year.
CANSail 3 & CANSail 4 Singlehanded - Race Team Ready
Now that you’ve completed your CANSail 1 & 2, let’s take what you’ve learned and apply it to the sport of competitive sailing! For two weeks you will be training in our specially modified 420 sailboats (for Single-Handed Sailing), learning important skills and tactics for racing and sailing by former members of WYC’s competitive race team! Offered in a two-week session for convenience, most sailors attend for 4 weeks to complete their CANSail level.
2 weeks: $600*
CANSail 5 & 6 - WYC Race Team
Have the opportunity to join the WYC Race Team and enjoy an exciting summer of training and competing at different events representing the Whitby Yacht Club! Sailors learn critical racing skills and cover subjects such as sail theory, the rules of racing, fitness, and how to maintain their race boats. With limited spaces available and a high demand, tryouts in the spring are behaviour driven and are used to assess the sailor's attitude and willingness to learn!
Ages 12 - 19
$1840* - Eight weeks on the Double-Handed, Single-Handed, or Opti Race Team with weekend regattas!
Each program with a * beside the price requires a $18 Sail Canada Registration fee