Welcome to the 2016 GSBYRA Website with the official regatta schedule!

June 29 - Mandatory meeting for all bay club Sailing Instructors at Sayville YC - 1730-2000 hours - Junior sailing Chairpersons welcome

Register online with Regatta Network for all GSBYRA Junior Regattas, GSBYRA Invitational Regattas & GSBYRA Championships from links on schedule pages

Read the 2016 revisions for every GSBYRA Championship

Join us on where you can subscribe to emails from GSBYRA

Jimi Grover articles about GSBYRA Junior Sailing in Great South Bay Magazine, Sept 2015

Boats for sale

GSBYRA is proud to recognize and congratulate accomplished sailors

Certificate required 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 all clubs to complete the application for marine permit for all sailing events and sailing 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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Contacts & Members
Sailing Grants
Junior Sailing
Perpetual Trophies
Event Photos