Archive for the Laser Category

Advanced Youth Sailing Clinic and Seminar

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 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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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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Laser ODP Camp, Newport, RI

GCYSA Laser sailors just finished an awesome weeks sailing here in Newport, RI with the US Sailing Olympic Development team. The goals for the week where starting and gear changing in the challenging and quickly changing Newport conditions. All the sailors took a great deal from the […]

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2017 US Youth Champs, Corpus Christi, TX

That’s a wrap! GCYSA sailors have just completed a grueling Youth Champs and have quite a lot to show for it! The Laser team had a great regatta, shout outs to Ricky welch and Asher Zittrer for bringing home the Silver and Bronze medals. Charlotte Rose, 8th […]

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Laser GCC’s 2017, Corpus Christi, TX

What an awesome way to end a solid training camp in Corpus… sweeping the podium at the Laser Gulf Coast Championships! Firstly a massive thank you to Corpus Christi Yacht Club and all their staff for making both the training and regatta so easy and fun! We […]

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Laser Memorial Day ODP Camp

The Memorial Day ODP camp was a great success! Saturday and Sunday provided breeze and short chop and on Monday the breeze was light and shifty, providing some challenging but fun short course racing. A special thanks to guest coach Luther Carpenter, for the awesome pictures and […]

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US Sailing Downwind Camp: 4x Olympic Coach Luther Carpenter

Thank you to US Sailing and Luther Carpenter for running an awesome downwind clinic this weekend for the GCYSA Laser Team. The clinic started on Friday and finishes up today. Galveston Bay has delivered a perfect range of wind directions, velocity and sea states. Lots of big […]

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Corpus Christi ODP Camp: Sail Shape

A massive thank you to US sailing coach Grant Spanhake for an awesome presentation on how wind shadows effect other boats and the important of each sail control and their effect on the sail. It was another great day on the water here in Corpus. The athletes […]

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