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Youth Clinics

The Sailing Foundation organizes and supports a number of youth clinics each year. Scheduled clinics are listed below. This list will be updated periodically as other clinics, dates, and registrations are added. Updated information may be available sooner by checking the host webpage. If you have questions about any of the local Sailing Foundation organized/supported clinics please email our director at ysd@thesailingfoundation.org


2018 Fall Opti Clinic 

with Flor Siccardi

(Nov. 3-4 @ CYC Seattle)

Champ Fleet Opti Sailors

  • Flor Siccardi- Canadian National Coach
  • Other Coaches welcome to attend w/ their sailors
  • Applications due Oct. 19
  • Click Here to Apply

2018 Holiday Laser Clinic

with Isabella Bertold

(Dec. 1-2 @ Sail Sand Point)

Intermediate-Advanced Laser Sailors

  • Participants must apply by Nov. 15th
  • Youth Radial, Full, and 4.7 sailors welcome
  • Isabella is a 2X World Cup medalist, Canadian National Team member, and fitness enthusiast. 
  • Click Here to Apply

2019 CISA Clinic*

(April TBD @ Long Beach, CA)

Very Advanced

Lasers, Radials, 29ers, Nacra 15, I420

  • Applications Usually Due Around Feb. 1st
  • Elite clinic featuring coaches/sailors from across the USA
  • Pipeline clinic for Olympic Development Program
  • Handful of top Northwest Sailors selected each year

2019 WIND Clinic

(July 15-18 @ Cascade Locks, OR)


Lasers, Radials, 4.7s, and Optis

  • "Open Clinic" (first come/first served)
  • Largest youth clinic in the Northwest
  • Great for developing skills/comfort in higher winds
  • Mix of local and out of town coaches

*Not organized/sponsored by The Sailing Foundation