Sailing Education Program
Welcome to the OYC Sailing Education Program!
We partner with the wonderful Olympia Parks and Rec to run our Summer Sailing Education Classes. Prospective parents and sailors can register for all of our courses except our race teams (more information will be available shortly) through Olympia Parks and Recreation.
To see full class descriptions and register for Summer Sailing Courses please visit:
Olympia Parks and Recreation: Experience It! Website . . . and search for “sailing”
Contact Information for the OYC Sailing Education Program
Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation
Customer Service
  • Registration
  • Payment for Sailing Education Courses
  • Park and Rec specific scholarships
  • Private Lessons
  • High School & Middle School Teams
  • Race Teams

Sailing Education Committee Chair
Mary Fitzgearld
  • Adult Womens Sailing Courses
  • Women’s Boating Seminar
  • Membership for adult sailors

Adult Sailing Coordinator / Instructor
Justin Hinchcliffe
  • Adult Summer Sailing Courses

Head Coach/Sailing Program Director
Sarah Hanavan
  • Questions about what class to take
  • Joining the Race Team
  • Joining the High School or Middle School Teams in the Fall
High School Sailing and Middle School Sailing Team Email:
  • Summer Junior Sailing