Boats We Sail

Optimists & Prams

8’ pram for ages 7–11, used by Little Guppies and for dinghy sailors from beginners to racers. Sailors move out of Optis and into other boats when they out-grow or age out of them. A student can comfortably sail an Opti until they are over five feet + and/or 110 pounds, and they are eligible to race in Optimists until they turn 15.

Hartlie 10s

The Hartlie 10 is a versatile cat rigged boat that can be comfortably sailed by 1 or 2 sailors (typical weight / height range is 70 lbs – 120 lbs and 5′). They’re comfortable, stable and fun, and good for beginner/intermediate to advanced sailors ages 8 – 13.

RS Quests

A versatile, comfortable and stable sloop rigged platform for beginner to intermediate and advanced level sailors, ages 11 – 17 (weight and height dependent). The Quest can comfortably accommodate 3-4 sailors and also is rigged with an asymmetrical spinnaker for advanced/performance sailing.

Scholastic 420s & Club 420s

420s are sloop rigged two person dinghies used by 13–17 year-old intermediate, advanced and racing sailors. Min. weight requirement of 115 lbs.

  • Scholastic rigged 420’s sail with main and jib only for intermediate level sailors
  • Advanced/performance and racing sailors use Club 420s rigged w/spinnakers and trapeze gear

22-foot sloop rigged keelboats used in the keelboat classes by all skill levels. Groups of four students of similar skill level and ages sail with an instructor. The J/22 is a performance oriented keelboat comfortably managed by 12–17 year olds. The boats include a spinnaker for more advanced student skill levels.