Our coaches, Sailing Director Greg Wilkinson and Mike Kalin, look forward to working with all EYC sailors to sharpen their racing skills. Both Greg and Mike have extensive backgrounds working with racing sailors of all abilities on a very wide variety of boats. The Sailing Office is here to support all EYC racing sailors so be sure to stop by the Sailing Center or email the Sailing Office to let us know how we can support your racing.
Sailors around the country have discovered that hiring a coach can be the best way to keep the learning curve steep, improve results, and keep racing fun and exciting for skipper and crew alike. Eastern's top-notch coaches are available to coach in a practice environment or on race days, sailing aboard your boat or coaching your team from the coach boat. Contact Sailing Director Greg Wilkinson
to reserve coaching.
Private Coaching Rates
Practice/Training - $80/hour for 1 boat; $50/hour/boat for 2-3 boats
MRA Day - $375 sailing aboard your boat or coaching from the coach boat; $275/boat for 2-3 boats (coaching from the coach boat)
Group or Fleet Clinics & Practices
Coaches Greg and Mike have run clinics and practices all around the country and the world. They can tailor any practice or clinic to the needs of the group and are experienced working with all levels - from learn-to-race opti sailors on up to Olympic sailors. The clinic environment allows the coaches to simulate all aspects of the race course, while breaking the race down into small parts. Contact Greg Wilkinson
to set up a clinic.
Group Clinic Rates
All EYC Fleets - The Sailing Office offers one 3 hour Clinic (or race-day group coaching) per year at no-charge
Additional Clinics - $50/boat (member rate); $75/boat (non-member rate) for 3 hour clinic; 4-boat minimum
All Private & Group Coaching includes written debrief with photos and/or video.