"Skippers' Meeting!"

Skippers' Meeting at the NYYC Model Room

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Race Day!

The Regatta Challenge will be in the afternoon on Thursday, the 15th of September, 2016!

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The 2016 NY Architects’ Regatta Challenge will take place on September 15th off Pier 66 north of Chelsea Piers!

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For A Great Cause!

Due to your hard work and generosity the NYARC was able to raise over $100,000 for local charities last year!

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Follow the Races Online with Kattack!

With Support from Kattack, the Races on Thursday will be tracked so that friends and family that can’t make it to the viewing platform can view the races online.  Check out the Kattack Race player at:  http://kws.kattack.com/player/regatta.aspx?YachtClubID=d646c2b7-36e6-4b91-82dc-edb232340d9c After the races, participants can review their performance, relive the glory, or make plans for improvements in next

Zaskorski Joins NYARC Committee!

We are very pleased to announce that Carlo Zaskorski has joined the NYARC committee. Carlo is not just a great architect and sailor, he’s a member of the team that won last year, and the year before, so clearly he has this whole regatta thing down. We’re excited to see what he brings to the event. More

The 2016 Teams are Set!

• Allen + Killcoyne Architects • BKSK Architects • Cetra Ruddy • CWB Architects • Daniel Frisch Architecture • Dattner Architects • Ennead Architects • FX Fowle • Fuller D’Angelo Architects & Planners, with Pei Partnership • Grimshaw Architects • Hogg/Williams • HoK Architects • Lawless & Mangione Architects & Engineers, LLP • Marvel Architects •


Update from Dee Smith

Update Letter from Dee Smith on his Campaign for the 2016 Paralympics:     Maximization of the Opportunity to Medal in 2.4M Paralympics, Rio 2016   The last 15 months have been a huge, personal challenge for me on and off the water. From my perspective of a lifetime of pro-sailing, being part of the para-sailing

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2016 Date, Place and Host!

The 2016 NY Architects’ Regatta Challenge will take place on September 15th off Pier 66 north of Chelsea Piers! This year’s Regatta Challenge will be hosted again by Hudson River Community Sailing. Spectators will be able to view the racing from the Pier 66 Maritime Bar & Grill, followed there by the after party!

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Looking Back, Moving Forward

The weather is warming up, and our thoughts are turning back to sailing.  It’s a good time to take a quick look back at the 2015 event, as we pivot to the 2016 event. 2015 was a Success! The New York Architects’ Regatta Challenge (NYARC) has two goals: have fun, and raise funds.  In a year


Gerry Dolezar’s History of the Regatta!

We asked Gerry Dolezar, founder of the Regatta, to share some thoughts and memories of the beginning and history of NYARC so far! The very first regatta was held on September 9th, 2001. This photo shows Debbie Rizzo of SOM and George Chen of Gensler, Tony Rizzo of Rimi Woodcraft and myself, on the inflatable with Thomas the skipper on


New Host and Venue!

The 2015 NY Architects’ Regatta Challenge will take place on September 17th off Pier 66 north of Chelsea Piers! Spectators will be able to view the racing from The Frying Pan, followed there by the after party! We thank Commodore Michael Fortenbaugh and the Manhattan Yacht Club for hosting the NYARC for the first 15 years! They have shown us