Big Blue Sailing Academy

We are excited to partner with Norfolk Yacht and Country Club to host two major sailing national championships in Norfolk and Hampton Roads, The 2021 ILCA Dinghy & US Singlehanded National Championships, and the 2021 USODA Fleet Championships. Both events were on our schedule for 2020 but were postponed.



(O’Day/Hanley/Barrett Trophies)

Laser Standard, Laser Radial, Laser 4.7

OA: Norfolk Yacht and Country Club,

Big Blue Sailing Academy at Old Dominion University

Lower Chesapeake Laser Fleet 12

June 17-20, 2021 (Race days: June 18-20)

Norfolk, Virginia



Norfolk Yacht & Country Club and Big Blue Sailing Academy at Old Dominion University.

July 23-29, 2021 (Race Days: Girls- July 25, Fleet July 26-29)

Norfolk, Virginia



It is our great pleasure to help you learn to sail and race sailboats.   

The Big Blue Sailing Academy coaches have many years of coaching and teaching experience. They have sought the finest training for themselves, as young sailors and as adults. They have coached, managed, or competed in the greatest dinghy regattas in the United States. 

Whether you are here to race in a National Championship or interested in getting your feet wet with sailing for the first time, we are want you to feel at ease.  Let us know how we can help.