• Follow Us
  • New for 2017 – Feva Champs

    Eight regattas for RS Feva sailors are scheduled in 2017, including a new JSA Champs for Fevas at American YC

    learn more »
  • Law Trophy Regatta – 2016

    learn more »
  • JSA Racing Clinic – 2016

    learn more »
  • Safety-at-Sea Seminar 2016

    learn more »
  • Larchmont Junior Race Week – 2016

    See Photos and Results

    learn more »
  • McIntyre Team Race Champs – 2016

    learn more »
  • Big Boat Program

    Check out the BB Program

    learn more »
  • More information

    • Jibe Talk

      February 6, 2017 | by

      Feva Regattas in 2017

      Sailing at Feva North American Champs held last year at Indian Harbor YC In 2017 there are eight JSA of LIS regattas scheduled for RS Feva sailors, ... read more »

      January 18, 2017 | by

      Winter College Sailing Forum January 20

      SUNY Maritime Sailing and the JSA of LIS will be co-hosting a free college sailing forum on Friday, January 20 at 7 - 9 p.m. in Larchmont, N.Y. The response ... read more »

      December 12, 2016 | by

      US Sailing Small Boat Instructor Training Courses Level 1 and 2

      To: Junior Sailing Program Leaders and Instructors From: US Sailing Regional Training Coordinators (RTC’s) in the Long Island Sound Region Subject: ... read more »

      October 21, 2016 | by

      Awards Presented at the JSA LIS 2016 Annual Meeting

      The JSA of LIS held its 2016 Annual General Membership Meeting at Larchmont Yacht Club on October 19. A major item on the agenda was the awarding of trophies ... read more »

      August 17, 2016 | by

      JSA of LIS 420/Laser Champs hosted by Pequot Yacht Club Regatta Recap

      2016 JSA 420/Laser Championships Regatta Recap Pequot Yacht Club (Southport, CT) was the host of this year’s JSA 420/Laser Championships on August 12th and ... read more »

      August 15, 2016 | by

      Article on Helicopter Parenting by Cindy Wallach

      Sailing is a unique sport because more often than not, you can't really see your child learning it. Sure, at soccer or hockey camp a parent doesn't stay ... read more »

      August 14, 2016 | by

      Make Your Nomination for the JSA of LIS 2016 Special Awards

      Annually the JSA awards several special trophies that celebrate people who are strong role models among the sailors and instructors at JSA member junior ... read more »

      See All »



      YRA Seminars on Racing Rules and Sailing Tactics

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      The Yacht Racing Association of Long Island Sound announces its evening seminars on racing rules and sailing tactics.  The Racing Rules of Sailing have been updated for 2017 and if you want to get better, you have to know the rules.  If you want to win, you have to have a clear picture of how the rules and the tactics play out on the race course.  

      Our invited speakers include Dave Perry, rules guru extraordinaire and author of numerous books on the racing rules; Charlie "Butch" Ulmer, founder of UK Sailmakers and a preeminent PRO; and Bill Gladstone, creator and director of the North U seminars.


      2/22/17                   Norwalk YC                     Dave Perry
      3/9/17                     Larchmont YC                 Butch Ulmer
      3/16/17                   Centerport YC                 Bill Gladstone
      3/22/17                   Sea Cliff YC                      Butch Ulmer
      3/29/17                   Riverside YC                    Dave Perry

      These Seminars are open to all sailors. Skippers, please ask your crews to attend and invite them to join the YRA. Junior sailors are especially encouraged to attend. 

      YRALIS members - $25
      Non-members - $40  
      Junior sailors - free with a paid adult

      view event »

      North U Rules & Tactics Seminars

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      The 2017-2020 US Sailing Racing Rules & Tactics Seminar teaches all the rules (not just the new ones) and their underlying principles.

      New York, NY  2/25/17
      Stamford, CT  3/11/17
      Oyster Bay, NY  3/26/17 
      Branford, CT  4/09/17 
      Amityville, NY  4/22/17 

      View details, full schedule and register at the link above.
      view event »

      Dave Dellenbaugh, Olympic Lessons from Rio - STAM

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      As a Team USA Olympic coach at the 2012 and 2016 Games, Dave will share insights from London and Rio and lessons you can use for your own sailing.

      Talk: $15 (under 17 years old free)
      Dinner: $37 (optional)

      View the meeting fkyer at the above link.

      To RSVP for dinner and/or the talk, or for more information, contact Stamford YC at the email or phone above.
      view event »

      JSA Midwinter Meeting and Program Management Sessions - LYC

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      Larchmont Yacht Club

      Junior Program Delegates, Chairs, Sailing Committees, Program Directors and Coaches are invited to exchange ideas with other program leaders and receive important information to help prepare for their 2017 junior sailing programs. The business meeting portion will be followed by sessions on program management topics, with an opportunity to ask questions and discuss among the attendees. Local vendors will be on hand to explain services that support junior programs. The detailed agenda will be available soon.
      view event »

      Preliminary schedule, so re-check periodically online to confirm final details

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      view event »
      See All »