US SAILING has finalized the 2002 USA Junior Olympic Sailing schedule, comprised of 21 regional events in all parts of the country.
US SAILINGs purpose in developing the festivals is to broaden the base of youth sailing. The goal is to establish Junior Olympic events in regions around the country and to create lasting excitement about sailing and racing sailboats for our young sailors. Each festival will feature different levels of competition.
2002 USA Junior Olympic Sailing Schedule
June 21-22 Midwest, Carlyle Sailing Assoc., Carlyle Lake, Ill.
June 22-23 South Atlantic, Carolina YC, Wrightsville Beach, N.C.
June 22-23 Upper Midwest, Lake Forest, Ill.Advertisement
June 26-28 Michigan, Little Traverse YC, Harbor Springs, Mich.
June 29-30 (Windsurfing Festival) Calema Windsurfing School, Merritt Island, Fla.
July 6-7 (Windsurfing) Nevin Sayre Kids Camp, Falmouth, Mass.Advertisement
July 11-14 Southern California, Santa Barbara YC, Calif.
July 18-20 Hawaii, Hawaii YC & Waikiki YC, Honolulu, Hawaii
July 20-27 Texas Youth Race Week, Texas Corinthian, Lakewood & Houston YCs, TexasAdvertisement
July 22-23 Mid-Atlantic, Island Heights YC, N.J.
July 23-24 Chesapeake Bay, Hampton YC, Va.
July 26 Long Island, Cedar Beach, Southhold, N.Y.
July 29-31 Northeast Youth Championship, Portland YC, Maine
Aug. 9-11 Rochester, Rochester YC, N.Y.
Aug. 10-12 Northern California, San Francisco YC, Calif.
Aug. 12-14 Mass. Bay Sailing Junior Regatta, Pleon YC, Marblehead, Mass.
Aug. 17-21 Narragansett Bay Jr. Race Week, Sail Newport, Newport, R.I.
Aug. 23-25 Northwest Youth Sailing Championship, Shilshole Bay/Seattle YC, Wash.
Oct. 19-20 River Romp Regatta, Edison Sailing Center, Fort Myers, Fla.
Dec. 6-8 US Sailing Center of Martin County, Jensen Beach, Fla.
Dec. 27-30 Orange Bowl International Youth Regatta, US Sailing Center & Coral Reef YC, Miami, Fla.For information on USA Junior Olympic Sailing, visit
http://www.ussailing.org/youth/racing/jo/ or send an email to [email protected]