Sailing on Nantucket is a tradition carried on by the dedicated members of the
Nantucket Yacht Club.
Sailing Programs at NYC
Both Junior Sail Training and Adult Educational programs are supervised by the Sailing Master as established by the Race Committee. Junior sailors must have seven (7) years of age to be eligible for Sail Training. The schedule of classes is posted on the Sail Bulletin Board and listed on the Club calendar. All sailing class participants must supply and use a U.S.C.G. "personal floatation device" at all times as specifi ed by the policies of the Sail Training Program.Sail Training Guest Privileges may be extended to non-members with the sponsorship of a N.Y.C. member and final approval by the Membership Committee. Such Guest Privileges will be awarded on a "space available" basis. Guests will not displace regular members in any program. Applications are available at the Club Office or may be dowloaded by clicking