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  • 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 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

  • McIntyre Team Race

    Nine teams traveled to SUNY Maritime in 2019 led by coaches Brian Clancy (Head Coach Cornell), Ben Mohney (Ass’t Coach Hobart & William Smith), and Greiner Hobbs (Hobart & William Smith graduate).

  • JSA All-Instructor Symposium

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


  • JSA Race Week at Cedar Point YC

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

  • Yacht Maiden

    The racing yacht Maiden carried the first all-female crew to sail around the world in the 1989/90 Whitbread Race. The 2020 visit to Long Island Sound was cancelled because of the coronavirus.

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    • Jibe Talk

      October 21, 2020 | by

      Skill Up Digital Instruction Platform – Coach Benefits

      We asked two junior program coaches to describe how Skill Up enhances the effectiveness of sailing-skills instruction through its mobile app for ... read more »

      October 20, 2020 | by

      Skill Up Digital Instruction Platform – Program Leader Benefits

      In preparation for the Skill Up Digital Instruction webinar on Oct 21 at 7 pm ET that will be hosted by John Pearce, US Sailing Youth Director, we asked a ... read more »

      September 7, 2020 | by

      Briggs Cunningham Inducted into National Sailing Hall of Fame

      The Junior Sailing Association of Long Island Sound is pleased to acknowledge Briggs Swift Cunningham’s induction into The National Sailing Hall of Fame as a ... read more »

      August 22, 2020 | by

      Junior Sailing during Fall 2020

      We expect a variety of junior sailing sessions will be available in Western Long Island Sound during the fall season of 2020. Here are some that we know about ... read more »

      August 13, 2020 | by

      Make Your Nomination for the JSA of LIS 2020 Special Awards

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

      Towing Blue Jay Dinghies 1956
      August 3, 2020 | by

      Junior Sailing Memories From ‘Long Ago’ – New York Yacht Club Junior Day

      Briggs Cunningham towing a string of Blue Jays from Pequot YC in 1956 The Summer of 2020 has been both a challenge and a different experience for our junior ... read more »

      Dave Perry Image
      July 1, 2020 | by

      Dave Perry Inducted into National Sailing Hall of Fame

      The Junior Sailing Association of Long Island Sound congratulates Dave Perry on being inducted into The National Sailing Hall of Fame as a member of the Class ... read more »

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      Fri, Oct 23 2020
      Level 1 Instructor Course - online ten days
      Level 3 Head Instructor Course - online ten days
      Sat, Oct 24 2020
      Dinghy Shop Fall Series - Amityville NY - Laser/Aero/Opti/Skiff/Sunfish
      Safe Powerboat Handling + Launch Tender - Bronx
      Waszp Swarm Regatta - Oyster Bay NY
      Mon, Oct 26 2020
      Fall Sailing Practice - various dates & sites
      Sat, Oct 31 2020
      Club 420 Regattas - WFC
      Halloween Howl - AYC
      Fri, Nov 6 2020
      Riverport Women’s Sailing Conference - Online
      Fri, Nov 13 2020
      Reach STEM Educator Course - online ten days