Dinghy Sailing for all!
We start them at a young age
And bring them on to a high standard
Ready for International Competiton
WE ARE EXTREMELY PROUD OF OUR YOUNG TALENT AT AYC
Over the past few years AYC have been concentrating on the future. This is reflected in our Youth Training Programme headed up by Senior Instructor & Antiguan Olympian Karl James and his team. The results speak for themselves, and we are very proud of our Antiguan youngsters who have gone on to perform extremely well on the International stage. Please support them as they all have the ability to go onto bigger and better things to make Antigua even more proud of them!
GILES DE JAGER
Giles was born in Antigua in 2013. He has been sailing competitively for 3 years.
Giles’ ambitions are to become a professional racing sailor and travel the world. Currently in the Optimist Class he plans to develop further into competitive racing in the Laser Class.
His International competition to date is:
Caribbean Dinghy Championships 2013
BVI International Regatta 2014
North American Optimist Championships 2015 – 10th in Bronze Fleet
St. Maarten International Regatta 2016 – 8th out of 42 sailors
Martinique International Regatta 2016 – 17th out of 59 sailors
North American Optimist Championships 2016 – 8th out of 48 sailors in the Red Fleet.