Etchells Fleet 1 Helpful Info for Traveling Boats

Welcome to the waters of Western Long Island Sound, home to Fleet 1 and where Etchells sailing began. Take a look at the Fleet 1 race calendar for more information (

American and Larchmont Yacht Clubs are equidistant from much of the racing area in Western Long Island Sound.

NOAA chart 12367 gives a broad overview of the area, and we have provided these small version two-page guide to help with the local waters around the Clubs, but that should not be used not for navigation (please use USCG approved charts).

To make it easier for out of town competitors, Fleet 1 has put together this list of useful contacts for visiting boats that includes riggers, nearby sailmakers, chandleries, and other suppliers as well as local restaurants and delis. For those seeking accommodation might find this list handy. The Marriott Courtyard in Rye has a discount code of M96 that yields a discounted rate.

If you would like to charter a boat, we may have some ideas for you. Just use the Contact Us form or click here.