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Oakcliff hosted the only scheduled Grade 2 to be sailed in the U.S. since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic in March. The event, which had a double round robin of seven teams before knockouts, was won by Pearson Potts and his team, The Guardians...

August 23, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NY) - All eight Match 40s were filled with teams ranging from seasoned match racers such as July Grade 3 champion Doug Shannon to a team of  first-time match racers led by Sam Hahn. Brendan Feeny, in just his second appearance...

Trainee Joe Richter puts out the pole during Saturday's racing. August 2, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) - Hot off a win at last week’s Grade 3, Doug Shannon went undefeated at this week’s Grade 4, with Jim McNally taking second and Brendan Feeny taking...

June 26, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) - Seven teams faced off in Match 40s for Oakcliff’s Grade 3 in Cold Spring Harbor this weekend. Saturday saw light winds across the board, with top speeds around 7 knots as Oyster Bay’s “cocktail breeze” filled in...

Doublehanded Offshore Race winners Erica Lush and Ariel Nechemia lit flares in celebration of their win. © Lexi Pline / Oakcliff Sailing Friday, July 17, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) - On July 15, Oakcliff’s second annual Melges 24 Doublehanded Distance Race was won by Ariel...

Mark your calendars for this year’s Doublehanded Offshore Race on July 14-15. The race will be held in modified Melges 24s and continuously live streamed for 24+ hours, allowing spectators to watch every step of the way.  Last year’s groundbreaking event demonstrated that doublehanded offshore sailing...

June 20, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) – The five teams that raced Match 40s in Oakcliff’s June Grade 5 Regatta were served a mixed bag of conditions. The regatta started in a shifty 4 knot Northerly that swung and built to a gusty 10-12...

June 7, 2020 (OYSTER BAY, NEW YORK) - The Oakcliff Quaranteam Regatta had a slow startwith hot and glassy conditions but the Match 40s jolted to life when a thunderhead rolledthrough bringing rain and 16 knots gusting 20 with 30 degree wind oscillations. Out of...

Oakcliff's Performance Party Buff (patent-pending). Keep your face covered while drinking socially. BUY HERE. Oakcliff continues to lead the way towards safe Covid-19 boating as featured in Newsday and Sailing Magazine. Just days after the start of the quarantine, the Oakcliff team began developing a protocol...