GYA Foundation Grant Requests

GYA FOUNDATION GRANT REQUESTS   need to be postmarked no later than midnight December 1, 2018.

 It is time to get your GYA Foundation grant requests sent to Janet Miller-Schmidt, P.O. Box 73, Monteagle, TN 37356.

The GYA Foundation issued $4,910.00 in grants for the sailing year of 2017.  The GYA Foundation Board will consider all requests for grants in late December.  Each Applicant will be notified by mail the determination of the request in January after the annual meeting of the Foundation.

If you are interested in completing a grant application, go to the GYA Foundation Web site.  The application can be found under GYA Foundation Documents.  All applications must be postmarked not later than December 1, 2018.

GYA Winter Meeting & Awards Banquet

GYA Winter Meeting & Awards Banquet

Fairhope Yacht Club

January 11-13, 2019

The annual GYA Winter meeting and annual GYA Awards Banquet will be held January 11-13, 2019 at the Fairhope Yacht Club. A block of rooms has been established at the Hampton Inn Fairhope-Mobile Bay. The room block will expire December 7, 2018. Guests have two ways to reserve:

Contact the hotel directly at 251-928-0956 and ask for the Gulf Yachting Association 2019 special group rate or Online at and utilize the group code (GYA)


Centennial Commemorative Book

As part of the GYA and Lipton Regatta 100th Anniversaries in 2020, the GYA is putting together a 9×12”, 128-page, hard cover with dust jacket commemorative coffee table book. The GYA, its clubs and the Sir Thomas Lipton Regatta are rich with history and this commemorative book will combine that history into one source.

The commemorative books will be available for pick-up at the GYA Opening Regatta at St. Andrews Bay and at the anniversary celebration and Lipton Regatta at Southern YC Labor Day Weekend, 2020.

Reserve your copy today by completing the below linked form and mailing it, along with payment, to:

Questions: Cathy @

Pre-Order Form
Memory-Honor Order Form

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