Greater New York

Greater New York

The Greater New York District encompasses fleets in Connecticut, New Jersey, some of Pennsylvania and fleets in New York that are on the Atlantic Coast.

Our active Connecticut fleets are Riverton Yacht Club in Riverton, NJ, Riverside in Long Island Sound , Candlewood Lake in Fairfield, Cedar Point in Westport and Sprite Island in Norwalk. In New York we have Moriches Bay in Center Moriches, Hampstead Bay in Island Park, Southside Scots in Blue Point and Westhampton Yacht Squadron in Remsenberg, In New Jersey we have Avalon Yacht Club in Avalon, Monmouth Boat Club in Red Bank, Toms River Fleet in Toms River. Shrewsbury Sailing & Yacht Club in Ocean Port, Hunterdon Sailing Club in Clinton, Lavallette Yacht Club in Lavallette and Stone Harbor Yacht Club in Stone Harbor In Pennsylvania we have Lake Nockamixon in Quakertown.

The District Governor is Mark Riefenhauser from the Candlewood Fleet.

Winners of the 2023 Flying Scot Women’s NAC, Nancy L. Claypool, Carol Claypool and Carrie Berger. Congratulations!
Look at all the support for the 2023 Women's NAC at Westhampton Yacht Squadron! So many sponsors - thank you SO much! Thanks so much to Westhampton Yacht Squadron for hosting a great event! After Day 1, Nancy Claypool, Carol Claypool and Carrie Berger are leading, Sally Morris, Sherrie Galloway and Don Graham are in second, and Jennifer Truscott, Sue Jenkins and Laurel Wilceski ae in third. You can see results here. Unfortunately Day 2 weather did not cooperate, so there was no racing... Read More
David Schmidt from Sail World did a Q&A with Jennifer Truscott and Diane Kampf - read about it here
Three Junior Teams sailed in the first ever stand alone Junior NAC at Cedar Point Yacht Club in Westport, CT. Light winds prevailed on day 1, with a little more wind on day 2. All three teams worked hard and had a great time at the event. Results are here  Thanks to John Cooke, Brian Hayes and Tyler Andrews for a great event for the kids. Videos coming soon. Awesome photos by Linda Cohen are here:
Pictured - Phil Scheetz, Dorothy Wesley, Mark and Adam Riefenhauser - picture courtesy of Matt Cohen Nockamixon Sail Club hosted the Glenn Wesley Regatta on 6/17/2023 in Quakertown, PA. Thiss Regatta is named for our lare friend and skipper Glenn Wesley, who was instrumentla in keeping the Nockamixon Fleet going as well as making making majorcontributions to this website. Glenn's wife Dorothy was on hand as usual to help with the regatta. After 4 races, the Championship Winners were... Read More