GCYSA is an organization dedicated to advancing high-level youth sailing in the Galveston Bay Area.

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  • Advanced Youth Sailing Clinic and Seminar – Deadline Extended


    The Gulf Coast Youth Sailing Association will be hosting an Advanced Youth Sailing Clinic and Seminar on Saturday, November 11th at Texas Corinthian Yacht Club. This is an opportunity for aspiring youth sailors to experience a complete training day in an advanced sailing program. Sailors will be […]

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  • GCYSA Alumni at College Singlehanded Nationals

    Clay Broussard, Haddon Hughes, Lenox Butcher, Sophia Sole, Max Guerriero, Coach Ryan Minth (missing from photo Carly Broussard)

    Six former GCYSA team members competed at College Singlehanded Nationals this weekend in Florida. Nice work everyone! L to R:  Clay Broussard, Haddon Hughes, Lenox Butcher, Sophia Sole, Max Guerriero and Coach Ryan Minth (missing from photo Carly Broussard)

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  • Local Accommodations for November Clinic

    GCYSA Clinic & Seminar Accommodations Springhill Suites has kindly offered participants a special room rate for the weekend.  To make reservations, please call the hotel directly and identify yourself with the GCYSA-Clinic & Seminar to receive your group rates…for those participants who prefer to book online, please […]

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  • GCYSA Sailors Headed to High School National Championship

    Lilly Myers

    Congratulations to Lillian Myers for qualifying for the High School Single Handed Nationals Championships. Lilly came 2nd in her district last weekend. The GCYSA sailors who have qualified from their districts to compete in the ISSA Singlehanded Nationals are:

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  • GCYSA Radial Sailor Ricky Welch Reflects on Summer 2017


    GCYSA Laser Radial sailor, Ricky Welch, tells us about his first summer with the team and what he is looking forward to this Fall. Ricky is already back at school. Unfortunately, this means less sailing for Ricky, but he is working hard in the gym and getting […]

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  • C420 North Americans, Buffalo Canoe Club, Ontario


    Big congratulations to Yumi and Kara who wrapped up the C420 North Americans at Buffalo Canoe Club in 8th place of 128 boats!!!! These girls staged some epic comebacks in tricky conditions on the last day to finish strong and achieve their process goals. Very proud coach! […]

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  • US Laser Nationals, Lake Tahoe, CA


    US Nationals finished up yesterday here in Lake Tahoe, CA. First of all a massive thank you to guest coach Steve Mitchell for all your help and support this week with the team! Congratulations to Chase Carraway, 2017 US Radial National Champion! The race committee did a great […]

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  • I420 Texas Youth Race Week, Lakewood YC


    GCYSA I420’s have just wrapped up a hot, stormy Texas Youth Race Week hosted by Lakewood YC this year. We saw four days of light air plagued by summer thunderstorms that kept sailors and race committee on their toes! Despite the challenging conditions, every race was super […]

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