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    JSA member programs are supporting instructor candidates who need to complete their Level 1 certification during an in-person evaluation session

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  • McIntyre Team Race

    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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      October 1, 2021 | by

      Make Your Nomination for the JSA of LIS 2021 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 »

      September 18, 2021 | by

      Nominations for JSA of LIS Board of Directors – 2021

      The JSA Nominating Committee is actively soliciting candidates to serve on the JSA Board of Directors. Board members will be elected from the ranks of JSA ... read more »

      September 3, 2021 | by

      Junior Sailing during Fall 2021

      A variety of junior sailing sessions are available in Western Long Island Sound during the fall season of 2021. Here are some that we know about as of late ... read more »

      August 12, 2021 | by

      RS Feva Clinic with US Sailing Siebel Program coach, MacKenzie McGuckin

      On July 28th I made my way to Cedar Point Yacht Club for the RS Feva clinic to prepare sailors for the North American Regatta. The US Sailing Siebel Program ... read more »

      August 5, 2021 | by

      Ocean Advocates: Final Week

      Hey Ocean Advocates! As the JSA’s summer comes to an end, we’ll leave you with one last module: involving your community. Over the course of the summer, we’ve ... read more »

      July 30, 2021 | by

      2021 JSA McIntyre Trophy Team Race Championships

      This year’s JSA or LIS Team Race Championship for the Malcolm McIntyre Trophy was hosted by SUNY Maritime College, Bronx, NY, on July 24-25, 2021. Eight teams ... read more »

      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 »

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      Tue, Oct 19 2021
      Fall Sailing Sessions - various dates & sites
      Fri, Oct 22 2021
      Level 1 Instructor Course - online ten days
      Sat, Oct 23 2021
      Club 420 Atlantic Coast Champs - VA
      Dinghy Shop Fall Series - Amityville NY - Laser/Aero/Opti/Skiff/Sunfish
      Safe Powerboat Handling - Bronx
      Wed, Oct 27 2021
      JSA Annual General Meeting of member programs - LYC
      Sat, Oct 30 2021
      USODA Atlantic Coast Champs - NJ
      Sun, Oct 31 2021
      Halloween Howl - AYC - C420/I420/29er/Laser/C11
      Fri, Nov 5 2021
      Powerboat Instructor Training Course - SUNY Maritime 3 days
      Sun, Nov 7 2021
      Level 1 Instructor In-Person Evaluation Schedule
      Fri, Nov 12 2021
      Reach STEM Educator Course - online
      Sailing Program Management Course - online ten days