SCYA Race Calendar
The SCYA Race Calendar provides an annual calendar of race activities for member clubs and organizations. The 2021 race calendar will be here soon. Please be sure to confirm with the yacht clubs that the race is still being held due to the ever changing restrictions because of the Covid 19 virus.
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. The 92nd annual running of the regatta scheduled to be held in 2021 has been postponed and moved to the weekends of February 12 & 13 and 19th & 20, 2022.
A press release was issued on December 16, 2020 and can ne viewed by CLICKING HERE
SCYA has a website dedicated to bring you the latest information about the annual event and you can access it by clicking below. 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 Kymlika
PHRF: PHRF of SoCal's President; Jamie Myer 2019; Dan Rossen 2020.
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.
CLICK HERE To Open SCYA Sail Number Application Form
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)
Pacific Coast Yachting Association
Pacific Coast Sailing Foundation (PCSF)