Niantic Bay Yacht Club

Junior Sailing Program

The Niantic Bay Sailing Academy and NBYC offer an exceptional sailing experience for young sailors. The schedule and program get young sailors on the water sooner, learning sailing basics faster with an emphasis on having FUN! There is a suitable slot for every young sailor interested in learning sailing, seamanship or racing.

Visit NBSA's site

We are excited about our terrific team of instructors. Returning this year are Griffin Pilz and James Sowa. Parker Colantuono and Caroline Healy will serve as new instructors, and Dave Dickerson will again present his popular Beginner Boot Camp. This team of instructors has a wide range of skills that benefit our sailors. Visit NBSA's site for program details.


2017 Junior Sailing Events at NBYC

When Event
June 30thCT/RI Lightning Jr. Champions, USSailing Area B Qualifier, 2 days.
Notice of Race
NOR Amendment 1
Women's entry sponshorship entry form
July 12thOptis, Lasers, 420s—Larry White USSailing Junior Olympics, USSailing Area B Bemis and Smythe Qualifier
July 13th420s—start of the ECSA Junior 420—Volvo Offshore Event.