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    Youth teams in JSA’s Malcolm McIntyre Team Race benefit from the boats and waterfront services provided by SUNY Maritime College

  • JSA Race Week at Cedar Point YC

    Lasers and Club 420s competed for two days at Cedar Point YC in 2019

  • Law Trophy Regatta

    The Law Trophy Regatta invited top performers in the Club 420, Laser and Feva classes for a two day competition at Indian Harbor Yacht Club in 2019

  • JSA All-Instructor Symposium

    Over 200 sailing instructors received tools, tips, training and techniques at Larchmont Yacht Club in 2019


  • JSA Performance Clinic

    The JSA’s Performance Clinic for Club 420s, RS Fevas and Lasers (Standard and Radial) was held at Stamford Yacht Club for two days in June 2019

  • JSA of LIS Optimist Championships

    Chief judge Dave Perry observed Opti sailors demonstrating how many turns they will do if taking a penalty during a JSA Optimist Championship hosted by Cedar Point Yacht Club

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      July 23, 2021 | by

      Larchmont Yacht Club Optimist Day

      Larchmont Yacht Club held its Junior Race Week Optimist Day on Wednesday July 14th 2021. There was great weather but it was a rough day wind-wise with very ... read more »

      July 20, 2021 | by

      2021 Storm Trysail’s Jr. Safety-at-Sea Seminar

      Friday, July 16, was the Storm Trysail’s Jr. Safety-at-Sea Seminar at Larchmont Yacht Club! The seminar was open to junior sailors, who are at ... read more »

      July 17, 2021 | by

      JSA of LIS McIntyre Team Race July 24-25, 2021

      Sail in JSA's McIntyre Team Race! If you enjoy competitive fleet racing, you're going to love team racing! The JSA of LIS Team Race Championship for the ... read more »

      RS 21 keelboat on San Francisco Bay
      July 2, 2021 | by

      Sail the RS21 Keelboat at 2021 Chubb US Junior Championship

      Eastern Yacht Club, Marblehead, Mass. is hosting the 2021 Chubb US Junior Championship from August 10th to August 14th. Three fleets will compete in boats ... read more »

      Girl sailing in 2019 Laser 4.7 World Championships
      June 25, 2021 | by

      Laser 4.7 is a Good Transition Boat from the Optimist

      What is the Laser 4.7 rig? (aka ILCA 4)? It is a Laser sailboat (aka ILCA dinghy) with the smallest of the three sail rigs. The Laser 4.7 uses a smaller sail ... read more »

      June 22, 2021 | by

      JSA of LIS Summer 2021 Media Editor

      Hello all, my name is Mia Solomon. I am very excited to be part of the JSA of LIS community as the summer media editor. For the next two months, I will be ... read more »

      June 20, 2021 | by

      JSA LIS All Instructor Symposium 2021

      Unlike past year in-person events pictured above, the All Instructor Symposium on June 16 & 17, 2021, was virtual on Zoom, scheduled for two mornings, each ... read more »

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      Sat, Jul 24 2021
      McIntyre Team Race Champs - SUNY
      USODA Natl Champs - Girls, Fleet, Team - VA
      Sun, Jul 25 2021
      JSA Instructor Champs- AYC - Ideal 18
      Mon, Jul 26 2021
      Club 420 Assn Team Race Champs (CJ Buckley) - RI
      Opti Area C - STAM - Cannon Cup
      Tue, Jul 27 2021
      Advanced Navigation Contest - STAM, BPYC, MBYC
      Wed, Jul 28 2021
      Feva/Opti/Radial Regatta - HUGU
      Opti Area A and O'Pen Skiff - DYS
      Opti Area C with Green Fleet - MYC
      RS Feva Class NA Clinic - CPYC
      Roton Point Opti Green Fleet - RPSA
      Thu, Jul 29 2021
      City Island YC Regatta - C420/Lsr/Feva/Opti
      Laser/C420 Regatta - SIYC
      RS Feva Class NA and JSA Feva Champs - CPYC