Optimist Racing

Optimist Racing

  • For intermediate to advanced sailors ages 8 – 14
  • Sailors who have completed a season of Learn to Sail and interested in regatta racing are invited to join the Opti Racing team as “Green Fleeters.”

Season Dates:

  • Fall 2020: ¬†September 13 – December 13
  • Winter/Spring 2021: January 10 – April 25

Practice Schedule:

  • Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 pm to 6 pm
  • Sundays from 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Regatta Participation:

The team participates in several one and two-day regattas each season.¬† All sailors on the optimist racing team are strongly encouraged to take part in these regattas as they provide an ideal platform to have fun and enjoy the sport while further developing their sailing skills. ¬†Regattas registration fees are separate and in addition to MSYSP’s season fee.


  • $575 per season
  • Payment via check or credit card
  • Arrangements to pay the season fee via installments must be made on an individual basis with the youth sailing director.
  • Limited scholarships available

Fall & Spring Regatta Schedule TBD

Register Your Child for Opti Racing:

  • Fill out the Registration & Waiver Forms online:
  • Complete payment via Paypal or mail in a check payable to MSYSP: