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Beginner, Intermediate and Racing classes in Optimist sailing dinghies and Club 420 Sailing dinghies.
Ipswich Junior Sailing Inc. is a non-profit organization open to all young sailors.
The Ipswich Junior Sailing Program is operated at the Ipswich Bay Yacht Club
Quay Road, P.O. Box 364, Ipswich, MA. 01938
Ipswich Junior Sailing offers sailing lessons to all youth ages 8 to 16. The program is located at Ipswich Bay Yacht Club and sails in Plum Island Sound. Ipswich Junior Sailing, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and welcomes all students of any race, color, religion, or national origin. Scholarships are also available based on need, among other criteria.
Ipswich Junior Sailing uses 14 Optimist dinghies and 8 Club 420 dinghies. These boats are the choice of sailing programs nationwide because they are sturdy on which to learn while providing enough challenge to keep competitive racers engaged. All sailors are grouped by age and abilities. Our racing program offers experienced sailors an opportunity to participate in local and regional regattas such as Marblehead Junior Race Week.
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Ipswich Junior Sailing
Ipswich Junior Sailing is open to all to ages 8 - 16 and operates at Ipswich Bay Yacht Club with their support. IJS is a non-profit corporation, whose purpose is to serve the local committee. Sailors do not need to be members of IBYC.