Calendar of Events

July 07, 2020

The U.S. Junior Women’s Doublehanded Championship is an open event open that includes two days of clinic and two days of championship racing. No private coaching is allowed, instead US Sailing Level 3 Certified coaches are provided to lead world-class training and coach all competitors to enhance the experience, sailing skills, and competitive sportsmanship of the group. This unique, all girls event provides junior sailors with a chance to build their skills in an all female environment and foster friendships for a lifetime!

  • Type of Event: Open

  • Fleets: Club 420

  • Competitors must have reached their 13th birthday but not their 19th in calendar year, and be eligible to compete per the Notice of Race.

  • The US Sailing Youth National Coach and staff are hired for the entire event to provide equal guidance to all competitors. No private coaching is allowed.

September 14, 2019

2019 Big 12 Collegiate Championships

Come Join other Midwest schools racing hosted by Kansas State Sailing, KU Sailing, and The Kansas Sailing Foundation. 


We will host the 4th Annual Big 12 Regatta at Perry Yacht Club with boats (420s) provided for A and B Divisions and on optional green fleet for newer sailors. 

September 14- 15, 2019

Perry Yacht Club, Lawrence, Kansas

Camping available on the grounds. 

August 31, 2019

2019 Commodore's Cup hosted by PYC

High School/ Youth Thistle teams and 420 division with mix College and High School (boats as available). 

Labor day Weekend at Perry Yacht Club is the largest annual event.  See Perry Yacht Club link for notice and schedule / website for more information. 

September 23, 2018

Central Region High School Championships

6th annual High School Championship is coming to Kansas City!

Will someone finally end SME's dynasty?!!!

The scored races will be on Sunday the 23th of September, teams from Shawnee Mission East, Shawnee Mission South, Rockhurst, Olathe East, St. Pius X and Kansas City Christian and others ?  will compete at Shawnee Mission Park Lake.


  • Parents will need to sign liability waivers

  • Registration link coming soon.  Click "Interested or Going" on the Facebook page event to receive more information.

  • There will be a small $20 per boat fee to cover the daily use lake sticker.

  • One crew member from a school constitutes a team.

  • Middle School students may be eligible to compete

  • Boats will be Club 420 sailboats provided by KSF.

  • Boats are available for teams to practice ahead of the event.  Just coordinate with us via

  • KSF has rented the pavilion overlooking the lake and it will provide a great spectator vantage point.

  • Lunch will be provided for competitors (Parents welcome to bring picnic and something to share). 

  • JoCo Parks and Rec has canoes and other boats available to rent to see the races from the water.

This event will be sponsored by ESPN 8 "The Ocho" and covered by yearbook staff from various high schools.

"Like" the Kansas Youth Sailing Facebook Page for up to date information.

Competitor's Meeting 11:30AM Sunday Sept 23rd.  Racing from 12noon till 4pm is expected.

September 15, 2018

Big 12 Collegiate Championships

Kansas State Sailing, KU Sailing, and The Kansas Sailing Foundation are teaming up to host the 3rd Annual Big 12 Regatta at Perry Yacht Club this Fall. Contact Ted Lischer or Tim Kelley if you interested in helping.

September 15- 16, 2018

Perry Yacht Club, Lawrence, Kansas

Camping available on the grounds. 

October 06, 2018

KC Laser Open

7th annual Laser Open regatta. 

See KC Laser Facebook page. 

Location: Perry Yacht Club.  

In previous years we have had over 16 boats and this is the largest event in the Central region for Lasers. 

Typically there are quite a few father and son competitors.  It is open to High School and College sailors as well as Masters. 

If you are a in need of a boat please contact Tim Kelley or Blair Dryden for leads and assistance. 

If you would like to make a 2 day event please contact. 

July 21, 2018

US Sailing Central States Youth Championship - Wichita

US Sailing Annual Central States Youth Championship will be in Wichita for the 6th year in a row.  Great venue, great people.  One day event.  Get up early, drive 3.5 hours, sail, get trophy, go home.  Back by 9pm

June 22, 2018

2018 US Sailing Junior Olympic Regatta- Cental Region

Join Racers from Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Illinois, and Colorado for three days of coaching and racing.  


  • Club 420

  • Optimist Dingy

  • Laser

  • TBD Sunfish

The organizing foundation has first come access to 420s for qualified teams. Check back for Notice of Race and more details.  Special ZIM boats Demo Day on June 22nd, come test the RS Tera, RS Aero and the RS Feva. 

September 16, 2017

See attached document for details.

August 04, 2018

Dillon Open Regatta, Summit County, Colorado

The Dillon Yacht Club extends a warm invitation to all sailors interested in participating in the 2017 Dillon Open Regatta, the world’s highest regatta at 9,017 ft above sea level, on August 4th-6th, 2018.High Mountain cold water sailing in Dillon Reservoir. 

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