Welcome to the 2018 GSBYRA Website & official schedule!

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GSBYRA meeting March 1, 2018 - 7 pm at LIMM

March 3, 2018 - 8 am-5 pm - GSBYRA Race Officer Seminar at Unqua Corinthian YC - $55 includes Breakfast and Lunch. Tom Conlin 631-879-8427 Registration

Please note GSBYRA members may apply for reimbursement of the $55 fee through GSBYRA. Materials will be sent digitally before the seminar date; attendees should bring their own copy of the US  Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020. After attending the Seminar, the participant will be given the necessary access to the US  Sailing website to take the Club Race Officer test. After passing the test and submitting a Recommendation of his/her own Club's Flag Officer one can receive US  Sailing Certification as a Club Race Officer for 4 years and be listed as such in the US Sailing database of Club Race Officers for Area B.

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GSBYRA proudly recognizes & congratulates accomplished sailors

Certificate for operaters of boats with propulsion in Suffolk County - NY State Boating

Real time wind and water data from Great South Bay Buoy # 1

Homeland Security requires marine permits for all club sailing events and lessons. E-mail the completed form to USCG Sector Long Island Sound, Marine Events Coordinator or fax to 203-468-4423. Phone 203-468-4415.

Great South Bay Yacht Racing Association, a regional sailing organization located on the south shore of Long Island, NY, welcomes sailors of all ages and abilities to participate in sailing activities! Together the  member clubs of GSBYRA coordinate a schedule that includes weekend Invitational racing in one-design classes and PHRF boats, Friday Junior class racing, Race Week, Junior Race Week, and GSBYRA Championships. The Association provides 12 suits of Flying Scot sails used only for GSBYRA triple-handed championships that lead to US Sailing National Championships. GSBYRA is a member of US Sailing.

Organized in 1906 GSBYRA is a not-for-profit, sailing organization where fellow sailors race, share and explore educational experiences building boats, promote on the water safety, and enjoy the camaraderie of maritime heritage at social events. Donations to GSBYRA are tax deductible and help GSBYRA maintain and award 33 perpetual trophies displayed at the Long Island Maritime Museum, publish an annual yearbook in which the history of those trophies is recorded, and award annual sailing grants to recognize sailors who pursue post secondary education at two or four year colleges or vocational schools!

GSBYRA is run by volunteers whose time and expertise is dedicated to the organization. The elected officers and club delegates who direct GSBYRA invite you to improve your sailing or race management skills, and to voice your opinion by joining and supporting GSBYRA!

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