City Island Yacht Club

Incorporated 1907

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New 2020 Events Announced

Coronavirus Advisory

City Island Yacht Club 2020 events

Spring Events

Open House Dates

Come for a tour and learn about membership options at CIYC.

Saturday, February 29

Saturday, April 25 10am-3pm

FREE Wednesday Night Public Seminars

March through May

Bring a friend! Sharpen your sailing skills and prepare your boat before the season starts.

Restaurant/pub will be open. Seminars start at 7:30pm.

Please RSVP: (718) 885-2487

Kick-off event:

Big Tom Racers’ Town Hall

March 25

Topics include:

  • Getting your boat ready for racing

  • Navigating a race course

  • Getting a crew together

  • Racing made simple!

Saturday Seminar

Course from American Sailing Association: North U Racing Trim

March 28

Full day seminar, including lunch. Price TBD.

Check the City Island Yacht Club website for a complete schedule of presentations and spring events:

Summer Highlights

Regatta Events

Big Tom Wednesday Night Series

First of 16 races in this NEW annual race series; open to all!

Wednesday, May 20

Port Washington YC Annual Day Race

Race 1 for the Triple Crown Trophy

Sunday, June 7

Big Tom City Island Cup Regatta

Saturday & Sunday, June 13-14

84th Annual CIYC Distance Race

Saturday, June 27

CIYC Women Skippers Race & Dinner

Saturday, August 8

CIYC Annual Day Race Race 2 for the Triple Crown Trophy Sunday, August 9

6th Annual WLIS Governor’s Cup Regatta

A 3-club race run by Orienta Yacht Club this year.

Saturday, August 15

Douglaston Yacht Squadron Captain Island Race

Race 3 for the Triple Crown Trophy

Saturday, September 12

CIYC Sayers Series & Dinner

Saturday, September 26

Sunday Jam (Jib & Main) & TGIF Sunset Races

Bi-weekly casual Club races in July and August.


Weekend cruises to Oyster Bay and Northport Lunch and dinner raft-ups in local bays

Junior Sailing Program

US Sailing and Scouting USA Certified

3 Sessions: June 30 – July 31

Open Houses: February 29 and April 25 10am-3pm

For info, email city.island.jr. or call (347) 692-0696