The CAPE FEAR YACHT CLUB CELEBRATES
23 YEARS OF YOUTH SAILING!!
SEE Our Youth Sailing Feature on ATMC-OUR HOMETOWN
Click on the following link to see the
August segment of "ATMC- Our Hometown"
Cape Fear Yacht Club, in conjunction with the Town of Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department conducts a youth sailing camp each summer. This is a weekly camp conducted at Cape Fear Yacht Club on Fish Factory Road.
CFYC has a fleet of 10 Optimist Sailing Dinghies, 13 Club 420 Dinghies and two motorized safety boats. We conduct all classes with 4 instructors and several volunteers. Safety is first and foremost in all of our endeavors.
ALL CAMPERS MUST PASS A SWIMMING TEST ON DAY ONE.
The Optimist is a one person, one sail, 8’ Sailing dinghy that is designed for sailors from 9 to 14. It is best operated by youths under 5 feet and under 120 pounds.
The Club 420 is a 2 person, 2 Sail, 14 foot sailing dinghy that is designed for sailors 12 and up. It is best operated by youths 80 pounds and up.