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  • I420 Gulf Coast Champs June 18-19

    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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  • Laser D13’s 2016, Lauderdale YC

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    Congratulations to GCYSA Laser sailor Charlotte Rose 2016 District 13 Champion! Charlotte put up an impressive score, winning 2 races! Thank you to Lauderdale Yacht Club for hosting a great event. 7 races were sailed over the weekend in perfect conditions. Congratulations to all the GCYSA laser […]

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  • US Sailing Olympic Development Program Thanksgiving Racing Camp

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    GCYSA was proud to support a full team of both Lasers and I420s at the most recent ODP training camp in Miami.  See below for a full write up from Sailing World magazine! Miami ODP Racing Camp Offers Best of Both Worlds BY STUART STREULI /   TUESDAY, 29 […]

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  • 2016 SEISA Cressy Singlehanded HS Qualifiers

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    This weekend was the SEISA single handed qualifier for the Laser and Radial classes. The regatta was held at Galveston Sea Base, the same venue which will be used for the finals later this month. The race committee did an excellent job of running 13 races over […]

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