High Performance Sailing

HPS Programs and Registration

2019 CISF High-Performance Sailing, Nacra 15 Sessions

Program Summary:

Our mission is to introduce youth sailors to fun, exciting, & challenging higher performance sailboats with high-quality coaching; and to help youth excel in the sport of sailing in these boats.

Nacra 15 sailing skills include trapezing, spinnakers, and apparent wind sailing with more complex rigging and tuning systems. Our Nacra 15 sessions offer:

  • High-quality coaching on high-performance boats
  • Intro to Nacra 15/catamarans/apparent wind sailing
  • A variety of opportunities to experience high-performance sailing from introductory sessions to more advanced tactical, tuning, and boat handling sessions

Information:
CISF owns 3 Nacra’s. 6-12 sailors/clinic
Clinics and Practices are generally from 10 am – 4 pm from Fort Getty, Jamestown, RI
Helmets are required and supplied if needed, as are harnesses.
Life jackets are required. Pinnies are recommended, but not supplied.
Payment is expected at registration or before a clinic begins. Cancellations: Cancellations within 24 hours are required to pay in full.

Summer 2019 Clinic Pricing:
• Try Nacra 15 Sailing: $75/person/day
• Skill Builder Advanced Clinic, Catamaran Racing Level 1: $100/person/day
• July Junior Sailing Program Use – contact Meg Myles for pricing
• End of Season Training Camp – $750/person (8-10 sailors max)
• $100/hour Private lesson, 1 person

Interested in having a group come sail for a day?
Contact Meg Myles for pricing and scheduling. CISFSailing@gmail.com  
Or, contact Richard Feeny: richard.feeny@gmail.com

Scholarship applications are due 11/1 and 5/1.
Contact Meg regarding scholarship opportunities: CISFSailing@gmail.com.
Or, apply online.

           



Clinic & Practice Schedule:

July Nacra Sailing, 2019

CISF’s is making their three Nacra 15s available to junior sailing programs for the month of July with advanced scheduling. Available times are Monday through Friday 9 am – 12 pm or 12:30 – 3:30 pm. Sailors will experience the excitement of sailing a catamaran, trapezing, and going super fast! CISF will provide an instructor for each Nacra. Programs are expected to bring a coach and coach boat. Contact Meg Myles for pricing and scheduling. CISFSailing@gmail.com or 401-855-6643

August Nacra Clinic Schedule, 2019

August 5 – 6: Try Nacra Sailing
Capacity: 8-12 sailors. Pre-requisites are intermediate sailing skills and athleticism, age minimum – 12. BYO gloves and trapeze harness if you have one. Pairings will be made on site. Depending on the number of interested participants, sailors will switch in and out, and may sail with a variety of partners. Minimum weight = 90 lbs. $75/person/day (Hours: 10 am – 4 pm)
Coach: Stan Schreyer

August 8-10: Skill Builder Advanced Clinic, Catamaran Racing Level 1
Capacity: 8-10 sailors. Sailors must have some Nacra 15 or other catamaran experience. Over the three days, catamaran sailing skills will be the focus – trim, fine tuning, on the water adjustments, differences between sailing mono vs multi-hulls. Individuals and teams can apply. $100/person/day
Coach: Stan Schreyer & Jim Zellmer

August 13Junior Race Week, Compass Rose Beach (2-3 boats). ‘Try It Out’ for junior race week sailors. No cost. (Sail boats from Getty to Compass Rose Beach.)
Coach: Richard Feeny

August 17-18Try Nacra Sailing
Capacity: 8-12 sailors. Pre-requisites are intermediate sailing skills and athleticism, age minimum – 12. BYO gloves and trapeze harness if you have one. Pairings will be made on site. Depending on the number of interested participants, sailors will switch in and out, and may sail with a variety of partners. Minimum weight = 90 lbs. $75/person/day (Hours: 10 am – 4 pm)
Coach: Richard Feeny

August 20-22Skill Builder Advanced Clinic, Catamaran Racing Level 1
Capacity: 8-10 sailors. Sailors must have some Nacra 15 or other catamaran experience. Over the three days, catamaran sailing skills will be the focus – trim, fine tuning, on the water adjustments, differences between sailing mono vs multi-hulls. Individuals and teams can apply. $100/person/day
Coach: Richard Feeny

August 24-25: Try Nacra Sailing
Capacity: 8-12 sailors. Pre-requisites are intermediate sailing skills and athleticism, age minimum – 12. BYO gloves and trapeze harness if you have one. Pairings will be made on site. Depending on the number of interested participants, sailors will switch in and out, and may sail with a variety of partners. Minimum weight = 90 lbs. $75/person/day (Hours: 10 am – 4 pm)
Coach: Richard Feeny

August 26-29End of Summer Season Nacra Training Camp
Capacity: 8-10 sailors. 4 days of intensive sailing and training, including a fitness component – best practices, how to maximize your work outs, how to keep yourself physically healthy. Sessions with a local physical trainer and physical therapist will be included in the week. Sailors should have Nacra 15 experience, or some catamaran experience. Attend as a team or individual.
Minimum age requirement – 14.
If housing is needed, please let Meg Myles know and she will do her best to find accommodation. $750/person for the training camp.
Coach: Richard Feeny; Trainer: Jason Vieira, Balance Fitness; PT: Newport PT


Fall 2019
 – Nacra 15 sailing every Sunday through October 13.


High Performance Waiver
MAIL SIGNED WAIVER TO:
CISF
7 Felucca Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835

Questions?

Meg Myles
CISFSailing@gmail.com
Mobile (401) 855-6643

 Or

Richard Feeny
Richard.Feeny@gmail.com
Mobile (415) 233-1630

2019 Camp Registration

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2018 SEASON OF JAMESTOWN SEA ADVENTURE CAMP OPENS FEBRUARY 15, 2018

REGISTER NOW!

CISF Survey + Feedback

We strive to make Jamestown Sea Adventure Camp the best that it can be every season. Parent and camper feedback is crucial to our continued success. Please download a survey/feedback form and either mail it in or e-mail it to CISF Executive Director, Meg Myles.

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