Welcome to the 2019 USA Junior Olympic Sailing Festival - Lake Erie! #gojo19
This JO is the only JO Skill Builder Clinic in the country for junior sailors and coaches in Opti, Laser, and c420 fleets. Save money and register by June 25. Get up close and personal with professional coaches who will give you tips and tricks to improve your sailing skills over 2 days on land and on the water before and after racing. Coach Mitch Hall has been appointed as the Head Coach of the Skill Builder Clinic, and will be joined by coaches Jenn Chamberlain and Karl Felger. Junior Sailor Registration is $115 per sailor (late fee of $30 per sailor after June 25 at MIDNIGHT). NOTE: 420 skippers must register before the crew and pay for the boat at time of registration.
Official 2019 JO T-Shirt! The Junior Olympic T-shirt is a long-sleeved, navy blue, tech shirt.
Awesome Food! Join us for a Friday night registration reception on the pool deck, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday, and ice cream treats after racing on both days.
Entertainment! Enjoy the MHYC's beautiful pool after racing, the DJ on the patio after racing on Saturday, Beach Toys on the MHYC West Beach including Hobies, O'pen Bics and RS demos provided by Boatworks CLE. Enjoy the annual Saturday Night Beach Bonfire party with s'mores or the Dive-IN Movie (Lego Movie 2!) in the pool at 8p. (Bring your lifejacket)
Swag! The first 120 registrants receive sailing stickers, goodies and more!
Raffle prizes! courtesy of our sponsors: Sperry, New England Ropes, Ullman Sails, McLaughlin Boatworks, Zim Sailing, and Sailing Inc. Raffle prizes will be drawn at the awards ceremony on Sunday.
Coach Registration Details
US Sailing appointed coaches provide a Dinner Debrief on Saturday night, specifically geared for junior sailing coaches and instructors. Fine-tune your instruction skills, bring new ideas back to your race team or sail camp. On the race courses, watch how elite sailing coaches work with junior sailors on and off the water. Participate in daily debriefs. Purchase a wristband to be included in all of our meals and receive a t-shirt. T-shirts are only available to coaches who register by June 20. Please note: It is not required for your team's coach to register for the Coaching Skill-Builder Clinic, each team is required to supply a safety boat with a supervising adult or coach on the race courses, and a "shore adult" in case of emergency.
With a coach wristband, you will receive the following:
Sweet T-Shirt! The Official Junior Olympic T-shirt, which is a long-sleeved, navy blue, tech shirt.
Awesome Food! Enjoy our Friday night reception on the pool deck, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday.
THANK YOU to our sponsors!
National Junior Olympics Sponsors: Sperry and New England Ropes
Gold Level: Sailing Inc.
Silver Level: MHYSA Members, Universal Metal, Rona Mitrovich
Bronze Level: Ullman Sails, McLaughlin Boatworks, CLE Boatworks, Zim Sailing
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Click here to view the latest USA Junior Olympics Sailing Festival - Lake Erie 2019 results.
USA Junior Olympics Sailing Festival - Lake Erie 2019 registrations.