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Racing Season Archives - JSA

  • 2015 Season High Point and Jr. Big Boat Awards

      The JSA of LIS held its Annual General Membership Meeting at Larchmont Yacht Club on October 21. The first item on the agenda was the awarding of trophies for season performance based on high point scores at specified qualifier events, which in 2015 were the Eastern or Western District Regattas, ... read more »
  • MBYC Pixel and Open Bic Race Week

    Manhasset Bay Yacht Club hosted its Pixel and Open Bic Regatta in Manhasset Bay, with 69 competitors on Thursday and Friday, July 23 to 24. Competitors arrived Wednesday evening for inspection and registration. Harbor starts began Racing around 10 am on Thursday and around 9 am on Friday. A dance took ... read more »
  • Douglaston Yacht Squadron Opti Regatta

    Douglaston Yacht Squadron held the Area A Optimist Regatta in Little Neck, New York area on Wednesday, July 22. 62 sailors competed, including ten in Red Fleet, 32 in Blue Fleet and 21 in White Fleet. Wind averaged 14 miles per hour, with gusts up to 29 mph. Northwest winds blew throughout the day, and Race ... read more »
  • Milford Yacht Club Green Fleet

    Milford Yacht Club hosted its Green Fleet Optimist Regatta for Area C clubs in Milford, Connecticut on Wednesday, July 22. 74 Optis competed in the regatta. Race Committee held five races for red and blue classes and six race for white class. View results here.
  • Shelter Island C420 and Laser Regatta

    It’s what sailors have been training for. The Shelter Island Yacht Club Open C420 and Laser Invitational on July 21, one of the last regattas of the season for sailors to qualify for JSA Champs. The regatta turned out to be a no-wind day. Windspeed averaged at two miles per hour, blowing from southwest ... read more »
  • Learning Safety at Sea

    Safety at Sea allowed juniors to learn and practice safety-at-sea techniques on shore and on the water, while gaining insight into what offshore sailing has to offer. Larchmont Yacht Club hosted Storm Trysail Foundation’s Junior Safety-at-Sea Seminar on Friday, July 17. Adam Loory wrote in a Facebook ... read more »
  • Competing for Waldo Cup at Head of the Bay Club

    As Larchmont Yacht Club hosted its Area B and C Opti Day, Head of the Bay Club hosted its Area A Waldo Cup on July 16 in Huntington, New York, a regatta which has been held in years previously. This year, 73 sailors began racing around 11:45 am. Although wind came from the North at 12 miles per hour on ... read more »
  • Larchmont Opti Day

    Opti Day, part of Larchmont Yacht Club’s 117 Junior Race Week took place for Area B and C sailors in Larchmont, New York on Thursday, July 16. The event turned out to be a great success, with beautiful weather. Wind averaged at eight miles per hour, reaching a 15 mph maximum and decreasing to around five ... read more »
  • Dodging Storms at Larchmont Junior Race Week

    Larchmont Junior Race Week takes place for Laser, Laser Radial, Club 420, Pixel and Blue Jay classes. This year is Larchmont Yacht Club's 117th Race Week and 89th annual junior regatta. The competitive event is part of the summer series that determines winners of the JSA of LIS High Point Season Trophies. ... read more »
  • Noroton Girls Clinic and Regatta

    Girl's Optimist Clinic and Regatta took place at Noroton Yacht Club for its tenth year on Sunday, July 12 and Monday, July 13, respectively. The all-girl clinic featured all-women coaches, not including junior program instructors for varied Opti ages and skill levels. Noroton’s clinic divided sailors into ... read more »
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