Club in Action
NYCSD members participate in a number activities and programs to support both civilian and military communities in our area.
Wheel Chair Regatta
Silver Gate Yacht Club - 20 Oct 19
Each year SGYC hosts the Wheelchair Regatta, which is a chance for club members and volunteers to share SGYC with hundreds of disabled individuals to enjoy a “Day on the Bay”, lunch, music, and friendship. Volunteers are needed to help serve meals, escort groups and handle lines for the boats volunteering to take out the disabled. Boats are needed for the event as well. See details here.
For any questions, or to volunteer, please contact Bill Edwards, , 619 708-5047
Amazing Race for Wishes
Coronado Cays Yacht Club - 27 Oct 19
This annual event features a bike race and boat race in Coronado where teams will follow clues in a race to the
finish line! The event ends with a post-race celebration. This year marks the 11th annual event hosted by San
Diego’s own Yacht Clubs for Wishes: Coronado Yacht Club, Coronado Cays Yacht Club, and Navy Yacht Club. contact: to join a team
Location : Coronado Cays Yacht Club, 30 N Caribe Cay Blvd, Coronado, CA 92118
The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition brought to San Diego by the boating
community. Continuing its long-standing San Diego tradition, the 48th annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights promises to dazzle and entertain bay front crowds. This year’s theme is “Comic-Con on the Bay, celebrating 50 Years”. Picket boat establish the route and exclusion zone for spectator boats ensuring a safe environment for the parade participants and the spectator boats. Volunteers can volunteer for one or both dates. Serving both date increases the opportunity to win a raffle for a grand prize held at the Bali Hai where an appreciation dinner is provide early January.
Contact: Bill Edwards, , 619 708-5047
Surface Line Week
12 - 13 August NYCSD hosted sailors from ship and shore duty to race 16.5' Capris. It was a great day on the water for sailors and committee. Winners can be found here.
For more information on 2019 Surface Line Week, see
Contact the Commodore next summer if you wish to participate in the 2020 races -