Founding and Support of Clinic

The Neill Advanced Sailing Clinic is hosted by the Chicago Yacht Club Foundation, through the CYC Sailing School.


The Chicago Yacht Club Foundation:

The CYC Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation that was founded in 1990, qualified as a 501(c)(3) organization under the federal tax code. This charitable entity was established to allow our members and friends in the larger boating community to allow provide educational opportunities and broaden the horizons for youth through nautical training and boating activities.

Tom NeillTom Neill was dedicated to the same ideas on the progression of youth sailing and providing young sailors with opportunities to expand their knowledge and abilities.  His support has provided the Chicago Yacht Club Foundation with the ability to continue that progression through the Neill Advanced Sailing Clinic.