On July 14th, junior sailors from throughout southern New England will come to Niantic, CT will compete in the annual Larry White Junior Olympic Regatta hosted by the Niantic Bay Yacht Club. This regatta is one of several held throughout the country as part of US Sailing’s Junior Olympic Sailing Festival.
An instrumental advocate and contributor to junior sailing, Larry White is responsible for the growth of high school sailing throughout the USA, including starting the local sailing team at East Lyme High School. For his efforts, White was awarded US Sailing’s most prestigious award, the Nathanael G. Herreshoff Trophy, in 2005. White also held many roles as a US Sailing volunteer, serving many positions on the committee and is most known for his successful 15-year presidency of the Interscholastic Sailing Association.
To register for the regatta, please proceed to the following link: