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  • 2017 JSA Racing Clinic

    On June 24-25 we had the opportunity to welcome 22 sailors at Stamford Yacht Club in order to get them ready for summer racing in the Laser, Radial, and Club 420 classes.

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  • 2017 Larchmont Jr Race Week

    Larchmont Jr Race Week had three days of racing for Club 420, Laser, Feva and Pixel boats

  • 2017 JSA of LIS Championship

    The JSA championship regattas for the Club 420, Laser Standard and Radial rigs were hosted by Shelter Island Yacht Club in August

  • JSA of LIS 2017 Optimist Championships

    Chief judge Dave Perry encouraged Opti sailors to demonstrate how many turns they will do if taking a penalty at the JSA Optimist Championships hosted by Cedar Point Yacht Club

  • JSA of LIS 2017 Feva Champs

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

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  • 2017 McIntyre Team Race

    All three days of the McIntyre Team Race were a great success. Wind was cooperative at SUNY Maritime, allowing for a total of 135 races to be held.

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  • LIS I420 Sailors Tops at US Youth Champs

    Long Island Sound sailors did particularly well in the International 420 at the US Youth Champs

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  • 2017 JSA All-Instructor Symposium

    The 2017 JSA of LIS All Instructor Symposium was a great opportunity for the instructors to meet and get up to speed on this summer’s program.

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      October 24, 2017 | by

      Awards Presented at the JSA LIS 2017 Annual Meeting

      The JSA of LIS held its 2017 Annual General Membership Meeting at Larchmont Yacht Club on October 18. A major item on the agenda was the awarding of trophies ... read more »

      October 15, 2017 | by

      JSA of LIS Annual Meeting October 18, 2017

      The Annual General Meeting for the JSA of LIS will be held on Wednesday evening October 18, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at Larchmont YC. The notice and agenda is now ... read more »

      October 7, 2017 | by

      Enhance Sailing Programs with a Certified Powerboat Instructor at Your Club

      US Powerboating and the JSA of LIS are planning a three-day Powerboat Instructor certification course to be offered during early November in the western Long ... read more »

      September 9, 2017 | by

      Make Your Nomination for the JSA of LIS 2017 Special Awards

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

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      Nominations for JSA of LIS Board Members 2017-2018

      2017 Request for Nominations of JSA of LIS Board Members Dear JSA of LIS Member Programs: The JSA Nominating Committee is actively soliciting candidates ... read more »

      August 20, 2017 | by

      Future Ambitions for Former JSA of LIS Sailor Ed Lebens

      Three weeks ago, former JSA of LIS sailor Ed Lebens, finished 2nd at Oakcliff Sailing’s Grade 4 Match Race Clinegatta (more info on the event here). We had the ... read more »

      August 1, 2017 | by

      Former JSA Sailor Marek Zaleski Takes the Win at 2017 US Laser National Championships

      Last week we had the chance to catch up with Marek Zaleski, member of Noroton Yacht Club and Olympic hopeful in the Laser Class. Fresh off the Laser US ... read more »

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      College Sailing Forum - Bronx NY

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      SUNY Maritime College, Bronx NY

      <Revised date is Friday evening Dec 1, not Saturday Dec 2 as earlier advertised>

      NY/NJ/CT region high school sailors and their parents will have a great opportunity to learn about sailing at college from some of the top coaches and sailing team members during the College Sailing Forum at SUNY Maritime College on Friday evening December 1. A full capacity crowd of youth-sailor families attended the forum in Larchmont last January, so this forum will be at a much larger space on campus at SUNY Maritime - under the Throgs Neck Bridge, which is easily accessible from anywhere in the tri state region. 

      Register in advance at the above URL.

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      One Day Race Management Seminar - Larchmont NY (Sold Out)

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      Larchmont Yacht Club

      (Sold Out at Nov 20)

      $74 seminar fee includes course material, online testing, continental breakfast (coffee, tea and juice) and lunch (sandwiches, salad and cookies). Seminar will run from 0800 - 1700 and be held at the Larchmont Yacht Club. Online registration at above URL closes on Monday, November 27th @ 2355 (Eastern). Please contact John May for additional information. 

      This seminar is designed to help people get started as members of a race committee. It is a part of US Sailing's Race Management Committee's efforts to improve the quality of race management throughout the country by providing an easy way for new volunteers to learn the basics overnight. It can also serve as a refresher course for more experienced race committee members. Successful completion of this seminar is one of requirements necessary to become a US Sailing Certified Club Race Officer.
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      Powerboat Instructor Training Course - Rye NY

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      American Yacht Club, Rye NY 

      Read course details at US Powerboating URL above. 
      Registration for this course is now open at the 
      same URL, see bottom of that page.

      The Powerboat Instructor training course at SUNY Maritime is an ideal opportunity for a club that wants to train its waterfront staff or a member volunteer to offer powerboat courses to the club’s families, junior sailing program participants, sailing instructors, race committee support volunteers, and neighbors in its community. Upon graduation, the newly certified powerboat instructor may teach Safe Powerboat Handling and Safety & Rescue Boat Handling courses.

      Benefits of this course:
      · Gain US Sailing Certification as a Powerboat Instructor.
      · Teach safe powerboating at your facility or at facilities across the country.
      · Prepare your prospective sailing instructors for the rigid powerboat requirements of US Sailing Instructor Courses.
      · Teach your race support and powerboat operator’s precision boathandling and sailboat rescue and towing techniques.

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      US Sailing Leadership Forum - Florida

      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      A draft schedule is now available for the Sailing Leadership Forum, February 1-3 in St. Pete Beach, Florida (select the “Draft 2018 SLF Schedule” link on this page http://sailingleadership.org/forum-schedule).

      Participants benefit from the interaction with hundreds of other yacht club, community sailing, and junior sailing participants. The presentations focus on participation and growth in sailing, best practices in operations and management, what’s new in technology and innovation related to sailing, safety education and instruction, takeaways for all types of sailors, and creative thinking and new approaches to modern challenges in the sport. 
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      Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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