U-8 Sailing - Introductory Sailing Lessons to get younger children on the water. All Under 8 Sailors will be accompanied by Instructors in the boats to introduce them to the sport in the safest and most comfortable way possible. The Main focus of this course is to safely introduce children to sailing. U-8 Sailors will begin to learn the basics of sailing. Courses will meet weekly on Thursdays throughout the summer. No affiliation with AYC or the AYC Junior Program is necessary. All children 5-8 are welcome to participate in this weekly class.