SAYRA Race Management




Chip Till

SAYRA Race Management Chair

Cell: +1 (843) 556-6554 | Email:




SAYRA Race Management Committee

Warren Collier – Georgia (RRO, RJ)

Vickie Matthews – North Carolina (RRO)

JD Rosser – Area D ARO (RRO, NJ)

Jerry Thompson – North Carolina (RRO, NJ)

Chip Till – South Carolina (RRO, CJ)


Click HERE to submit a question to the Race Management Committee!!!




SAYRA currently has 52 certified US Sailing Race Officers

0 – National Race Officers (NRO)

11 – Regional Race Officers (RRO)

41 – Club Race Officers (CRO)


Click here to find a SAYRA Race Officer


Click here for all Nationwide US Sailing Race Officer Seminars



** NEW!!! **


Scoring Inquiry form - editable


World Sailing guidelines for writing:




Regatta Management Organization Tool


Course Calculator (W/L)


Course Calculator (W/L with gates)


2021-2024 World Sailing RRS


2021-2024 US Sailing Prescriptions


RC Flags Video from the UGA Sailing Team




New Race Management Resources!!!

Preparatory and Penalty Flags

Pursuit Race - Best Practices

Race Committee "Lite" Best Practices

Setting the Starting Line

Trapezoid Courses



Royal Yachting Association 6-week rules webinars

Week 1 - Intro to Racing Rules 

Week 2 - The start

Week 3 - The windward leg

Week 4 - Marks Part 1

Week 5 - The run

Week 6 - Marks Part 2


Weekly Q&A and Slides