Peninsula Youth Sailing Foundation

Learn to Sail, Prepare to Race, Compete for Fun

Join Us For An Evening With Dave Perry

Tuesday, February 25th at Sequoia Yacht Club.

Dave's presentation "Rules Quiz!" will be an informative and entertaining look at situations around the racecourse where it helps to know the rules. Don't miss this opportunity to meet and hear from Dave—accomplished and respected sailor, coach, author, US Sailing National Judge, and Rules Advisor to US Sailing Olympic Teams, and America's Cup Teams! Click here for more info

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About Us

Peninsula Youth Sailing Foundation (PYSF) provides instruction, coaching, practice, and racing opportunities for youth in the San Francisco Bay Area. Some have become top sailors in the US.

Year-round sailing programs provide opportunities for kids to learn to sail and develop sailing skills using Optimists, Flying Juniors, 420s, and Lasers. Sailors are trained to compete in local regattas in preparation for events along the West Coast. Clinics are offered for experienced members and summer camps are a fun way for young beginners to learn to sail, and race, in small boats.

Our Mission

To provide a comprehensive sailing program for all youth in the Bay Area. From learn-to-sail to elite travel teams, our classes stress safety and cultivate the values of character, community and competitiveness. Our program instills lifelong enjoyment and stewardship of our waterways, oceans and world environment.