Tentative sailing friendships that began years ago in Optis have blossomed into a talented family of sailors and coaches that welcome anyone willing to put in the work....
Has your child outgrown the younger kids' programs? There are sailing programs geared specifically for teens.
Questions to ask and things to consider as you sign your child up for sailing programs and camps.
This summer I had the opportunity to sail aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry on a teen training trip from Newport, RI, to Lunenburg, Nova Scotia (and south to Boston).
You can keep your kids enthusiastic about sailing throughout the winter with some cool maritime holiday gift ideas.
Max Hetherington-Young, of the Miles River Yacht Club is the winner of the first annual Suellen G. Gargalli Junior Sailing Scholarship. 
Registration is still open for this summer’s Brendan Sail Training programs in Annapolis for youth with learning differences.
A light-air day at Rock Hall Yacht Club sailing school
Finding the right sailing camp for your children can make a world of difference. By Cindy Wallach
Maple sugaring is one of many water to keep kids connected to nature during winter. Photo courtesy of Oregon Ridge Nature Center.
Until young sailors return to the waterfront, keep them busy and happy with some nature-based fun. Here are just a few of the many options.