Host a JO Festival
A JO Festival can be the spark that ignites your junior sailing program. Your club or community sailing program can host a JO event that incorporates competition, education and fun.
What makes JO events different?
- A national program that ties all events together.
- National publicity
- Support of generous national sponsors: Gill, Sperry, New England Ropes and Zim Sailing.
- Introduction of the Olympic aspect (opening ceremony, podium medal ceremony, etc.)
- JO medals for skipper and crew
- Education incorporated at all events; Fun activities at select events.
- Lots of participant giveaways and door prizes.
- A top-notch event, consistent with US Sailing’s standards of outstanding race management.
- Kid-friendly NOR and SI guidelines
- A website full of tools and resources to make your event better!
Want to host a JO? Get started here!