The INTER-LAKE YACHTSMEN’S FUND has established the CHALLENGE TEAM to encourage I-LYA juniors to venture outside of I-LYA to participate in advanced regattas with the goal of advancing their education and skills in sail racing.
EVENT QUALIFICATIONS :1. Must be 2 or more days duration2. Must be 200 miles or more distant3. Draw at least 25 participants in their class and for their boat4. Must be of a level of competition greater than the I-LYA Junior Championships. Preference will be given to events sailed in boats used in the US Sailing Junior Championships.
ELIGIBILITY :1. Junior must be from an I-LYA area junior program, I-LYA Club, or its Junior Program2. Be between the ages of 13 and 193. Have approval of Parent or Legal Representative4. Have recommendation of Club or Junior Program5. May not receive more than 2 of these grants per calendar year
FUNDING LEVELS FOR MILES DISTANT FROM HOME :1. $100. - from 200 to 3002. $150. - from 301 to 5003. $200. - from 501 to 1,0004. $250. - from 1,001 to1,5005. $300. - from 1,501 and over
ALL FUNDS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO THE PARENT OR LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE