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 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 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 and this is the home of FSSA President Bill Dunham.

On Qualifying Day of the Flying Scot 2021 NAC - Zeke Horiwitz and Brian Hayes give a chalk talk with hints on how to sail in this area. Thanks North Sails! Now we are hoping for a little wind to materialize - fingers crossed!
Flying Scot 2021 NAC last day of arrivals and measuring at Cedar Point YC in Westport, CT. Over half the teams are practice sailing today since there’s a nice wind. Others are catching up with old friends. Qualifiers tomorrow! Read More
So lots of teams are reporting that they're on the way to the NAC despite tropical storm Elsa! Hopefully she will be gone before too long. On to Cedar Point! It's a great place to sail and we can't wait! It's a great place to party and we can't wait for that either!
The 2021 North American Championships at Cedar Point Yacht Club is on!  And, we have some fun in store for you, along with some fine racing at one of Connecticut’s foremost one-design racing yacht clubs.  There’s nothing, and I mean nothing, like skipping a year of serious, large fleet, competitive racing to get the Class’s kindred spirits fired up BIG.  Oh yeah, this is happening.  Don’t ask twice.  It (the 2021 North American Championships) is happening! ... Read More
WInners Dan Walsh and Crew Randy Swartley  The Greater New York District Championship Regatta A Success In South Jersey by Bruce Nicholson - full results are here. It was not the most enticing prospect for a regatta. What with Covid 19, monsoon rains on Friday and a forecast lack of wind for Saturday. Plus the fact that we are the southern most point of the Greater New York District (due east of Washington DC as the crow flies). But on Saturday July 21 Avalon Yacht Club (Fleet 208)... Read More