The CSULBSA kicked off its Shields Summer Racing Series on June 7th with all three active boats taking to the waters of Long Beach Harbor.
With a steady 12-14 mph breeze from the Southwest, the start/finish line for the windward-leeward course was set off the southeast corner of Island Chaffee at spar buoy 38.
Jeff “Hippie” Freed was top dog at the CSULBSA’s first ever “Hippie Cup” regatta on May 4, 2014 — a sailing competition that featured fun, non-traditional Laser races.
Hippie, our outgoing Commodore (club president), won 2 of 3 Laser races and reminded everyone of his memorable performance in the 2013 Weasel Cup, when he took first place in 3 of 5 sailing events.
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Welcome to the official website of the CSULB Sailing Association (CSULBSA).
We are a student sailing organization that provides beginner and advanced instruction and sailing opportunities to the students, alumni, faculty and staff of California State University Long Beach.
We have several different boats in our fleet, including dinghies like Capris and Lasers, along with catamarans and keelboats.
We are also the home of Shields Fleet 20, one of only 15 fleets in the U.S. for the Shields one design racing sloop.
Contact us for more information and get involved with the best and most affordable sailing program in Southern California!