Youth Sailing
Anna and Enya sailing

A New Favorite Boat for Teenage Sailors

Could anyone blame me for being so excited over a fast, new, two-person dinghy with an asymmetrical spinnaker and an open back? This excitement only built when…
Two Elliott 7s with spinnakers

West Coast Teams Travel to Youth Regattas

A team of young people from San Francisco and Annapolis YCs and a team from Cal Maritime Academy dominated the competition. The two were tied on points…
Tor leading around a mark

Calling Youth Sailors!

Are you a sailor and still in grade school or high school? Do you get back to the dock and all you can do is talk about what happened out there?

The Siebel Center at TISC Is Open for Business

Yesterday marked the official opening of the Siebel Center — a sailing program that aims to increase diversity and opportunity for youth in the sport of sailing — at Treasure Island Sailing Center, or TISC. More »
Raft-up at Vallejo YC

A Shout-Out for the YRA Calendar

As the big fall regattas wind down this month and midwinter series begin next month, it’s time to look ahead to 2020. Laura Paul at the Yacht Racing Association is hard at work assembling the YRA Master Schedule.
El Toros on the run

A Stampede of El Toros

A mellow Stampede ran through the Richmond Yacht Club on Sunday. The Stampede is the El Toro regatta that started it all in 1947. It's the oldest annual race at RYC.
Chris Childers sailing

US Sailing Hires Coaches for Siebel Centers

US Sailing announced the names of the three coaches who will head up the three initial centers. Returning to TISC and serving as Siebel Sailors coach for the San Francisco Bay region is Chris Childers.

Photo of the Day

How many kids (plus their instructors and dogs) can you fit on a Hobie 16?
Racing around a mark

Bay Area Opti Sailor Tor Svendsen Headed to Bahamas

Flying to the Bahamas next week to compete in what he says is his most important regatta to date, Tor Svendsen has been killing it on the Opti circuit this past year. He blazed the recent…