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  • Celebrate Our 100th Year

    JSA 100 year logo with images of small sailboats
    During 2024, the Junior Sailing Association of Long Island Sound will celebrate its 100th birthday, and we are inviting you to join in our year-long celebration! In April 1924, representatives from Huguenot, Larchmont, Pequot and Stamford yacht clubs gathered to form the Junior Yacht Racing Association of ... read more »
  • Expand Knowledge of the Environment by Junior Sailors

    Save the Sound & the JSA of LIS are coming together to create environmental programming delivered to JSA member junior sailing programs in Long Island Sound region. Save the Sound (STS) and the JSA present an easy way to incorporate learning about water and your local environment. We come to you! Our ... read more »
  • Sail Grand Prix in NY City 2024

    Sail GP New York City Flyer 2024
    SailGP Kicks Off the Summer in New York City! Kick off the first weekend of summer on June 22-23 by cheering on the U.S. SailGP Team as it goes head to head with the F50 fleet against the backdrop of the New York City skyline. SailGP is the world’s most exciting race on water, thrilling fans with high ... read more »
  • JSA LIS Event Management Workshop 2024

    SA LIS Opti Champs at Cedar Point YC
    The 2024 JSA of LIS Event Management Workshop was held online Wednesday, April 24, from 7-9 pm. Regatta chairs, race officers, regatta committee members/volunteers, sailing and program directors were all welcomed. Each club that planned to host a regatta this summer (or thinking of hosting one in the ... read more »
  • Junior Sailing Before Summer 2024

    Cherry tree blossoms near a pond of water
    A variety of junior sailing programming will be available in Western Long Island Sound during this spring. If your organization is offering clinics or training sessions that may be included in this listing of activities that are open to the public, please notify the JSA office by email to info@jsalis.org ... read more »
  • Oakcliff Sailing Presents Two Keelboat Opportunities for Junior Sailors

    Farr 40 sailboat racing
    The JSA of LIS and Oakcliff Sailing Center have developed opportunities for junior sailors to get early season training and experience in keelboats on Long Island Sound during April 2024: There are two opportunities on Saturdays and Sundays in April: - April 20-21: Keelboat Fleet Racing Clinic - an ... read more »
  • JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting 2024

    Panel of JSA LIS Sailing Directors seated at a table.
    Samantha Labuzetta, Doug Reynolds and Alec Basilion discussed topics during the Sailing Director Panel The JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting was held on Saturday, March 2, at the Beach Point Club, Mamaroneck NY. The resources from the meeting may be viewed at this link, including the agenda, video ... read more »
  • Roster Registration and Parent Waiver System

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    The JSA Roster Registration and Parent Waiver System is now available for the year 2024. Details are available on the Roster Registration page on the JSA web site at http://jsalis.org/parents/roster-registration Parents may use that web page to connect with JSA’s Registration and Waiver platform on the ... read more »
  • Discussion about Staffing Topics December 5, 2023

    The JSA of LIS Program Staffing Discussion was held via Zoom video meeting during the evening of December 5, 2023, from 7:05 to 8:16 pm. The meeting had registrations from 44 people who represented 39 junior sailing programs. The resources from the meeting may be viewed at this link. Those meeting ... read more »
  • US Sailing In-Person Session Hosts Needed

    Level 1 Evaluation Session
    The JSA of LIS is reaching out to Junior Sailing Program leaders to ask for mutual assistance to ensure that your program, and other sailing programs offered by JSA Member Programs, are staffed by well trained and certified instructors, which will help all our programs operate safely during next summer. ... read more »
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