Archive for June 2016

Kieler Woche 2016 @Kiel, Germany

Congratulations are in order for all GCYSA teams on a successful opener to the 2016 European racing season at Kieler Woche Sailing. Of 162 boats competing across three fleets, we had: JC Hermus/Reese Guerriero 27th (5th American, gold fleet) AnaClaire Sole/ Sophia Sole 44th (6th American, top US girl, gold fleet) […]

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Laser Boot Camp Summer 2016

GCYSA Laser Coach Rosie Chapman has been putting our Laser team through their paces! June training is in full swing for the GCYSA Laser Team. All the athletes are training extremely hard both on and of the water. Two training blocks have been completed where the athletes worked […]

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Wickford Regatta 2016 @Wickford YC

GCYSA I420’s kicked off their summer racing season this past weekend at the Wickford Regatta in Wickford, RI. We had a lovely ‘summer’s day’ on Saturday and got two races in despite chilling rain all afternoon, and Sunday cleared to a big blustery 30 kt NW’ly that […]

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Performance Enhancement Team Seminar

GCYSA was proud to host three professional sport scientists this weekend at our 2016 Performance Enhancement Team Seminar.  Sailors were given the opportunity to learn and ask questions of leaders in the fields of sports psychology, physical training, and exercise nutrition. Athletes participated in group exercises and learned techniques […]

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