Press Releases

October 20, 2019 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) - The 2019 US Waszp National Championship pitted 11 sailors against each other in a gusty, shifty 18 knot breeze. Some of the lulls fell below foiling pressure so the top competitors were able to avoid them or...

OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK (October, 7, 2019) - The third and final stage of the Oakcliff Triple Crown Series wrapped up with big breeze in five Olympic classes: Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX, 470W, and 470M. For the 49er and Nacra sailors, this regatta was the...

All four of the Olympic classes that competed in Stage 2 of the Oakcliff Triple Crown Series, make their way downwind (49er, Nacra 17, 470W, and 470M) OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK (September 30, 2019) - The Oakcliff Triple Crown Series has been running for three years...

Newport, R.I. (September 22, 2019) – Sailors with disabilities who have been racing in the fourth Clagett/Oakcliff Match Racing Clinic and Regatta have sailed for two days in Oyster Bay, N.Y. and there is a new team crowned the winners, Sarah Everhart Skeels (Little Compton,...

OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK (August 11, 2019) - After two days of coaching by Volvo Ocean Race sailor and World Match Racing Tour Skipper, Nicolai Sehested, Oakcliff’s August Grade 3 Clinegatta pitted eight skippers against each other, three of whom were ranked within one point...

Oakcliff's July Grade 5 saw medium breeze and a heat index of 110 and the racing was just as hot as the weather. With marked improvement in each of the five teams who participated, the racing got tighter and tighter as the day went...

June 30, 2019 (OYSTER BAY, NY) - The day started with the perfect conditions for the six teams to race Swedish Match 40s: 12 knots of breeze and sunny skies. Just after the second flight the breeze shut off. Not long after, a squall...

OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK (June 2, 2019) – Pearson Potts, the 2017 US Match Racing Champion (USMRC), lived up to his title at Oakcliff’s June Grade 3 regatta where, out of eight races, he only incurred one loss to second place finisher Chris Poole. Potts...

Oyster Bay, New York - Sunday morning, April 14th just over one month after top US Match Racer and Oakcliff board member David Storrs passed away, 97 competitors and volunteers boarded their boats for the David Storrs Memorial Qualifier for the USMRC. With no wind and heavy...

Watch last year's High Performance Acorns in action OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (March 21, 2019) - Oakcliff Sailing has joined forces with US Sailing to host a High Performance Acorn Training Camp for aspiring Olympic athletes. It will take place June 7-20, 2019 at Oakcliff’s facilities in...