2021 News

2021 SCYYRA Advanced Racing Clinic Acceptance List

November 21, 2021

Congratulations to the accepted sailors for the SCYYRA Clinic on Dec. 4-5, 2021. Read the full list of sailors for C420, CFJ and Radial classes.

Congratulations to the 2022 SCYYRA Team!

November 10, 2021

Liam Andresen (SBYc, SBYSF, ILCA, CFJ)

Blake Behrens (SBYSF, SBYC)

Peter Busch (SDYC)

Oakley Cunningham (MBYC)

Reade Decker (LIYC, BCYC, NB4T)

Kelly Holthus (SDYC)

Peter Joslin (SDYC)

Thomas Kraak (CalYC)

Sophia Mulvania (BYC, NB4T)

Ian Nyenhuis (SDYC)

Noah Nyenhuis (SDYC)

Devon Owen (SDYC, MBYC, USSA)

Sophia Pearce (BCYC, BYC)

Morgan Pinckney( NHYC, ABYC)

Richard Rychlik Junior (NB4T)

Alice Schmid (SDYC)


Ethan Simpson (NB4T, LIYC)

Cam Spriggs (SDYC)

Oliver Stokke (SBYSF, SBYC)

Tyler Wood (BCYC, NB4T)

Zoey Ziskind (SBYSF, SBYC)

2022 SCYYRA Racing Calendar

November 10, 2021

The 2022 SCYYRA Racing Calendar is posted. View Calendar.

November SCYYRA Board Meeting Postponed

November 05, 2021

Due to a number of board member conflicts this weekend we are going to postpone our Nov 6th board meeting. There will not be a SCYYRA Board meeting at MBYC Sat Nov 6th. Stay tuned for more info.

SCYYRA Advanced Racing Clinic Applications Open

November 02, 2021

Apply by November 18 to be considered to attend the December 4-5, 2021 SCYYRA Winter Advanced Training Clinic at the US Sailing Center - Long Beach. Members of the 2019 and 2020 SCYYRA Sailing Teams, and other experienced participants in the Shadden, Ullman, Frost, and Perry Series', and SoCal High School sailors involved in serious C420, CFJ, Laser or Laser Radial programs are invited to apply. This is an advanced clinic and we will be accepting applications based on age (should be at least in the 8th grade), experience, and skill level. Accepted sailors will be published here by Sunday evening, November 21.

The 2022 SCYYRA Advanced Racing Team Application Is Open

October 01, 2021

Sailors in Southern California can now apply for the SCYYRA advanced Racing Team. The SCYYRA team today will become some of the top sailors of tomorrow in everything from Club Sailing to the America's Cup. Check out the deep history of SCYYRA teams on the team page.


Note, one historic requirement of being on the SCYYRA team is to attend the SCYYRA Clinic to mentor the next generation. Remember how you were inspired by an older sailor when you were just getting your feet wet!

2021/2022 SCYYRA Series’ In Progress

September 14, 2021

The 2021/2022 Series are now in progress. Check the Series page in Clubspot for details.  

Look for Regatta dates for each series on the SCYYRA Calendar.

2021 Junior Olympics Festival Registration Open

June 24, 2021

Santa Barbara Yacht Club is pleased to host the 2021 USA Junior Olympics Festival for Area J in beautiful Santa Barbara, California on July 16-18. Race Documents and Registration are available at

Winter Sailing Schedule Update

February 03, 2021

SCYYRA events are cancelled through March 12th. The next SCYYRA board meeting will be on February 19th, 2021.