SCYA Race Calendar
The SCYA Race Calendar provides an annual calendar of race activities for member clubs and organizations.
SCYA Midwinter Regatta
The SCYA Midwinter Regatta is one of the largest in the United States, involving over 2500 sailors and motor yacht captains in California, Arizona and Nevada. Over 600 boats compete in a variety of venues sponsored by approximately 25 SCYA member clubs in two weekends of competition.
SCYA Midwinter Regatta Website
SCYA Racing Chairs
The following are Committee Chairs in SCYA who monitor or sponsor race related activity.
Appeals and Rules: Kim Kymlicka (DWYC)
Olympic Sailing: JJ Fetter (SDYC)
One Design: Dan Hodge (DPYC)
PHRF: Gordon Leon
Race Management Seminars: Kellie Fennessey (CYC)
Racing Rules Seminar: Bill Stump (CYC)
US SAILING sail numbers are issued in Area ‘J’ to boats owned by resident members in good standing of yacht clubs affiliated with the Southern California Yachting Association.
Youth instructional and racing programs are an important part of most SCYA member clubs. Providing a clean, healthy, outdoor experience is a key to balanced growth and provide lifelong rewards. Look for a club program in your area. In addition, see these resources:
SCYA Collegiate Sailing Chairperson: Danielle Richards (SDYC)
Harbor associations are local area organizations which often coordinate racing events, calendars, and courses as well as sponsoring their own regattas. See the following for more information:
Association of Santa Barbara Channel Islands Yacht Clubs (ASBCYC)