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  • 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 has been cancelled because of the coronavirus.

  • JSA Race Week at Cedar Point YC

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

  • 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 July

  • JSA All-Instructor Symposium

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


  • 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

  • McIntyre Team Race

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

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      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 »

      May 27, 2020 | by

      Summary of May 21 Town Hall Meeting

      The virtual town hall meeting on May 21 was well attended by over 90 persons. The meeting summary is now available here. Included in the summary are these ... read more »

      May 22, 2020 | by

      JSA of LIS Racing Formats for Summer 2020

      To JSA of LIS Member Program Leaders, We want to alert you to some important changes that will impact the JSA racing format and schedule for this summer. ... read more »

      May 19, 2020 | by

      Town Hall on JSA LIS Member Sailing Programs

      To JSA of LIS member program leaders, This is a reminder for the JSA of LIS virtual town hall style meeting via Zoom on May 21 at 5 PM. Please email the JSA ... read more »

      March 19, 2020 | by

      Effect of COVID-19 on JSA LIS Member Sailing Programs

      To JSA of LIS member program leaders, Like you, the JSA is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We understand that your junior programs are navigating ... read more »

      Meeting attendees discuss junior programming during a break
      February 24, 2020 | by

      JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting March 14, 2020

      Exchange junior sailing program management ideas at the JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting on Saturday March 14 at the Beach Point Club, Mamaroneck NY.  Please view ... read more »

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      Fri, Aug 14 2020
      Reach Educator Course - ten days online
      Fri, Aug 21 2020
      Level 1 Instructor Course - online ten days
      Level 3 Head Instructor Course - ten days online
      Sat, Aug 29 2020
      Challenger Cup - LISOT - I402/C420/Laser/Radial/Opti
      Mon, Sep 7 2020
      Labor Day
      Sat, Sep 12 2020
      Dinghy Shop Fall Series - Amityville NY - Laser/Aero/Opti/Skiff/Sunfish
      New York State Opti Champs - WFC
      Safe Powerboat Handling + Launch Tender - Bronx
      Safe Powerboat Handling - Bronx