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Originally delivered on 3/5/2019 10:01 am

SUBJECT: SAYRA Sailing e-Newsletter - YOUTH News




SAYRA YOUTH e-Newsletter

Please share this important information with your junior sailors in your club/sailing program. We hope to keep increasing the overall participation in youth sailing in the region for 2019!




SAYRA JR Grand Prix 2019 Series

Atlanta YC Jr Olympics April 13-14 *fresh*
Lake Norman YC Race City 400Regatta April 27-28 *fresh*
James Island YC Open June 15-16 *salt*
Hobcaw Yacht Club Open July 13-14 *salt*
Carolina Yacht Club Open August 3-4 *salt*
Beaufort YSC Pluff Mud Jr Regatta Sept 14-15 *salt*
Augusta SC Halloween October 12-13 *fresh*
Columbia SC Midland November 2-3 *fresh*
Best 3 of 8 series and 1 salt/1 fresh requirement

Opti Green/White/Blue/Red * Bic U13/+13 * Sunfish * Laser 4.7/Radial/Full * C420 Spin/trap & Non-spin

2019 NOR Listed HERE 

WINDCHECK Magazine - Oakcliff Camp Giveaway details HERE

Youth Essay Contest - Why I want to fly in Sailing and in life! 


US Sailing LEVEL 1 Upcoming Instructor Trainer Courses SPACE LIMITED SIGN UP EARLY

  • Augusta SC - 4/6-9  (3 spots left 3/3)
    University YC (Lake Lanier) 4/13-14 and 20/21 (5 spots left 3/3)
    Western Carolina SC 4/26-29 (6 spots left 3/3)
    Lake Norman YC 5/24-27 (6 spots left 3/3)
  • Little Washington Sailing School NC 5/30-6/2 (9 spots left 3/3)

Spaces limited at each one.... Sign up early! HERE for details. 


  2 great SAYRA JO Sailing Festival events in 2019

 Atlanta YC April 13/14

 South Carolina Yacht Club June 8/9





2019 US Sailing Championships


  Registration OPEN Richmond YC 7/8-14 Radials & 4.7 Rigs

   Registration OPEN San Diego YC 7/19-24 29er & C420

 Area D Semifinals 

  •  April 6-7 Bemis and Smythe Qualifier at Sarasota Sailfest/USA JO Sailing Festival HERE
  • SEARS J70 - Dates TBD, St Petersburg Yacht Club, St. Pete, FL


HELEN HANLEY FUNDING is available for those eligible juniors for US Sailing Training courses, Optimist Team Trials, US Sailing Championships - please read complete rules HERE. Some of the events/courses require pre-approval. Please read the details for each grant.