Encinal Yacht Club

Established in 1890, Encinal Yacht Club is one of the oldest sailing clubs in the Bay Area, and has long offered and supported an active and successful Junior Sailing program for Bay Area youth – both EYC members and non-members alike. The mission of the EYC Junior Sailing Program is to instill a lifelong love and respect for the sport of sailing, while providing the fundamental skills necessary for participants to advance as far as they desire. The program will provide a current and effective curriculum, developing skilled and self-reliant sailors who will respect others, care for their equipment and the marine environment and will help fellow sailors on and off the water. The program will focus on seamanship, sportsmanship, and sailing skills from learn-to-sail fundamentals to competitive racing. Through the sport of sailing, the Junior Sailing Program strives to build confidence through sailing achievement, instill respect for safety and rules, develop self-discipline and responsibility, encourage teamwork and camaraderie, promote coastal and marine environmental awareness,and awaken interest in other maritime activities.

Awarded by PICYA:

Four - time winner of the Admiral Chester Nimitz Trophy "Most Outstanding Junior Sailing Program in the Bay!"

Important Junior Sailing Dates

Event Document Links
Summer Dates
Session 2 : July 1-July 18
Session 3 : July 22-Aug 8
Summer BBQs
Every Wednesday
Volunteer Here
4th of July Parade & Regatta
Parade Signup
EYC Annual 4th of July Regatta
BAYS Regatta
July 20/21
Regatta Webpage
High School Sailing Info Meeting
July 31 - 5:00pm
Awards Night and Luau
Thursday August 8 - 5:30pm

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Encinal Yacht Club

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Contact Information

Junior Sailing Office
Director - Michael Scott
Assistant Director - Ellie Glenn
Office Administrator - Brianna Devlin

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