High School Sailing

High School Sailing

Chicago Yacht Club is proud to host one of the largest high school sailing programs in the Midwest district. Between the Sailing School's facilities and its full and part-time coaches, the program has been able to grow to over 75 sailors. The Fall Season begins in Late August and continues through mid-November; the Spring Season starts in the beginning of March and runs through May. The program consists of 6 established high school teams: New Trier High School, Hinsdale Central High School, Walter Payton College Prep, St. Ignatius College Prep, Latin School of Chicago, and Rickover Naval Academy.


* For a detailed explanation of High School sailing, please click here
*Registration is now available for Fall High School Sailing, please click here


participant responsibilities

Please click here to read the recommended Sailor, Coach, and Chaperone responsibilities for the high school sailing program.
Please click here for detailed Chaperone Guidelines. 
For more information on Midwest high school sailing, including regatta information and results, click here to visit the Midwest Interscholastic Sailing Association (MISSA) website. 
For more information on national high school sailing, click here to visit the Interscholastic Sailing Association website.