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  • GCYSA’s New Fitness Partner, Dustin Bauer of South Shore Fitness Center

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      The Gulf Coast Youth Sailing Association is excited to announce the newest addition to the team, physical trainer, Dustin Bauer. Dustin will begin working with the team in early March out of the Fitness Center at South Shore Harbor in League City. Dustin was born and […]

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  • Laser Midwinters East 2017, Clearwater SC

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    The last day of racing at the Laser Midwinters East produced some tricky conditions. A dying Northerly front left a big sloppy swell with only medium to light breeze by the time the first race started. Congratulations to Bryan Trammell for scoring an 8th in the first […]

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  • I420 Midwinters 2017, Miami YC

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    This past weekend, GCYSA participated in the I420 Midwinters, held at Miami Yacht Club.  While the weather was perfect for winter sightseeing, the wind left a bit to be desired and we completed 8 races in light and sloppy conditions.  Sailors threaded their way through rivers of seaweed […]

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  • I420 Gulf Coast Champs June 18-19

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    Please be advised that the 2017 I420 Gulf Coast Championship has been posted to Regatta Network. Registration is now open and the NOR is attached above. This regatta will be hosted at the Corpus Christi, Texas Marina June 17-18, 2017 and hosted by the Gulf Coast Youth Sailing Association. […]

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  • Miami World Cup 2017


    Lots of great takeaways and an awesome experience for the GCYSA sailors at the 2017 Miami World Cup! Big congratulations to all our sailors. It was very exciting to see you all rounding the windward mark in the top 15 during races, showing you can battle it […]

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  • I420 North American’s 2017


    GCYSA I420 sailors have just wrapped up their North American championships, hosted by Coconut Grove Sailing Club on Biscayne Bay. Miami served up champagne sailing for three days with perfect January temperatures and cloud-based tactical racing. Congratulations to all that participated, but particularly to Zane Rogers/Reese Guerriero […]

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  • Mental Performance Forum 2017


    GCYSA was fortunate to have two mental performance experts come visit the team this past weekend, Colin Guthrie and Meg Harlow, both of Canada. Saturday, we introduced the ‘Learning Laboratory’, where athletes are present, curious, and open, and broke down the four central tenants of success in sailing […]

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  • Orange Bowl 2016


    Happy new year y’all! 2016 came to an end after an awesome Orange Bowl Regatta. The GCYSA Laser team had a great regatta, some new personal bests where achieved. Each sailor put together a good qualifying series and an even better finals. Lots of lessons where learnt […]

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