Welcome to the home of the US Optimist National Team!

 

Mission


The mission of the United States Optimist National Team is to:

  • Identify and develop the top Optimist sailors in the United States to prepare them for success in international competition;
  • Create awareness of opportunities and avenues in sailing after the Opti years;
  • Develop a Corinthian spirit and teamwork within the Opti community;
  • Produce good role models for the less-experienced sailors within the USODA, and;
  • Stress the importance of safety, fun, and good sportsmanship in sailboat racing.

US NATIONAL TEAM SCHEDULE

 

2020


Feb 14-17 | President's Weekend Practice - Lauderdale YC

 

March 11-21 | Singapore Nationals - *Cancelled*

 

Apr 2-5 | Pre-Trials Practice - Lakewood YC - *Cancelled*

 

Nov 23-24 | Midwinter Practice - Southern YC

RESOURCES

 

 

2019-2020 Team Selection Process

 

National Team Coach Selection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goals
Team Overview
Current Team Composition
Membership and Practice Fees
Practice Refund Policy
Guest Sailors
Practice Venues and Schedule
USNT Coaching