Fenwick Sailing
Fenwick Sailing

About

 

Welcome to Fenwick Co-ed Competitive Sailing Team! Picture yourself among the lapping waves of Lake Michigan with the Chicago skyline as the backdrop. Fenwick sails both fall and spring seasons and is based out of the Columbia Yacht Club. While no previous experience is required, consistent commitment to practice attendance and  is expected. Practices for varsity are held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday after school at 4-6.30 p.m. Developmental practices are held on Monday and friday at 4-6.30 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. All new sailors will start in the developmental group and will be moved up to varsity at the discretion of the coaches. We are a member of the Midwest Interscholastic Sailing Association (MISSA) which includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.  Chicago area schools that Fenwick competes with include: (Beacon Academy, Brother Rice, Evanston, Hinsdale Central, Jones College Prep, Lake Forest, Lane Tech, Latin School, Loyola Academy, Lyons Township, Trinity, Mother McAuley, New Trier, Rickover Naval Academy, St. Ignatius, University of Chicago Lab School, and Walter Payton.