PCISA/ISSA Girl's National Invitational

Awesome job by our first ever All-Women's Sailing Team at the ISSA/PCISA Girl's Invitational Regatta in San Diego! The DPHS Women's Sailing Team traveled to SDYC to compete against other teams from around the country.

Congrats to DPHS for placing 15th overall. Shout out to Zoey Ziskind/Claire Whicker for finishing an impressive 4th overall in A-Division!


PCISA Cressy Elims

PCISA Cressy Elims

Awesome showing by our young Laser Sailors at this weekend's PCISA Cressy Elims here in Santa Barbara! The Cressy Elims are the yearly qualifier for the High School Singlehanded Nationals (Cressy Trophy).

Congrats to Liam Andresen (5th), Zoey Ziskind (8th and First Female), Jon Seawards (9th), Jack Forgea (15th), and Oliver Stokke (37th)!

Team SBYSF Wins Opti West Coast Championship!

SBYSF optimist sailors took up a lot of room on the podium at the USODA West Coast Championships (held at Cabrillo Beach). Great sailing by Blake Behrens (1st), Aston Smith (2nd) and Carly Kieding (9th). Carly also took out top girl for the regatta! All three have now qualified for the 2020 USA Team Trials.

SBYSF Wins CFJ National Championship!

Team SBYSF wins the 2019 CFJ Class National Championship!

For the second year in a row, Team SB wins the Nationals and has two teams on the podium!

Congrats to 2019 CFJ Nationals Champs: Blake Behrens and Richard Rychlik Jr. Shoutout to Liam Andresen/Jon Seawards for placing 3rd overall and Zoey Ziskind/Claire Wicker for finishing 7th!

Thanks to Coach Tucker for supporting our group!


SBYSF Sweeps Jr. Women's Champs

We are congratulating SBYSF Sailors Zoey Ziskind and Svenja Leonard for winning the C420 and inaugural 29er Fleet at the Jr. Women's Doublehanded Championship! Commonly known as the Ida Lewis Trophy, this event draws the top youth women's talent from across the United States.

Zoey and partner Katharine Doble of California YC, sailed remarkably consistent to win the event by one point! Svenja and partner Adra Ivancich won five of nine races to claim the 29er Fleet in it's first appearance at the Ida Lewis!


SBYSF- Podium Finishes @ Junior Olympics

Team SBYSF had a phenomenal showing at the US Sailing Junior Olympics @ ABYC in Long Beach. Our sailors raced for three days against the top talent in Southern California. At the end of three great days of sailing, we stood on the podium in three classes!

Oliver Stokke/Ben Zimmerman (1st CFJ Fleet)

Zoey Ziskind w/ Katharine Doble of CalYC (1st C420 Fleet)

Liam Andresen (3rd Laser Radial)

SBYSF Opti High Performance Clinic

SBYSF head coach Jack Barton ran a successful High-Performance Optimist Clinic on June 7, 8 and 9. A small group of top-performing opti sailors from the Southern Californian region, including several US National Team members and invitees to International events participated. Youth Sailing and development is alive and well in Santa Barbara!