Youth Committee

2013 Junior Liptons, at PCYC
2013 Junior Liptons, at PCYC

Our mission is provide a central committee to support the actions and progress of the junior sailors in the GYA that, by working with the other sanctioned committees of the GYA, will continue to promote and propagate the growth and quality of junior sailing in the GYA.

To provide council and guidance to the Junior Bridge of the GYA Youth Committee.

2013 Jr. Lipton Champions - SYC
2013 Jr. Lipton Champions – SYC

To provide educational programs that support the junior sailors and their clubs in the GYA in all aspects of water safety and training; sail, power boating, nautical rules and weather, race management and leadership.

Youth One Design circuits

Optimist 420s Trap/Spin Laser/Laser Radial
Alfonso Sutter(GYC) Alfonso Sutter(GYC) Alfonso Sutter(GYC)
GYA Opening(GYC) Juby Wynne(SYC) GYA Opening(GYC)
Juby Wynne(SYC) Area D Qualifiers(FYC) Dogwood(FYC)
Junior Olympics(PYC) 420 Champs(LBYC) Area D Qualifiers(FYC)
Galloway(GYC) Junior Olympics(PYC) Junior Olympics(PYC)
Wadewitz(FYC) Wadewitz(FYC) Galloway(GYC)

Click here for the GYA Jr Board Handbook

Junior Officers

Junior Commodore Erin Keefer (LBYC)
Junior Vice Commodore David Beaudry (FWYC)
Junior Rear Commodore Boyd Housey (PCYC)

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