Opti Beginners

Beginner (Learn to Sail) Classes ($250) – Ages 8-13

(Ages 13-17 check out our 420 Beginner class, and Adults check out the private lessons)

The next course will be starting in Spring 2021 – Dates TBD. There is a $25 discount for siblings and the first month of regular classes are free after graduation from the beginner class with membership into LEYSF ($75).  If you have any questions, feel free to ask:  info@leysf.org or connie.harper@leysf.org  or call 352-612-0216

Students learn in a class environment and then put their skills into practice on the water. LEYSF provides boats and great instructors, you just need to:

  • be aged 8-13 (older kids here), and able to swim, 
  • bring a life jacket,
  • water shoes that keep your toes covered (no flip-flops),
  • water bottle,
  • sunblock,
  • quick-dry shorts and shirt,
  • towel
  • Helmets are suggested for beginner class.  Bicycle and skateboard helmets are great.  There are sailing helmets available too.

Please fill out this form to be on the waiting list or ask questions.