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Get a jump on the competition! Practice in Finland this June!
Published on: 4/13/2018
Charter boats available for a regatta June 9-10, 2018 at the same club/waters as the 2019 Intl Master and World Championships!
Eight Bells.... Franz K. Schneider, CAD District
Published on: 4/4/2018
Longtime NJ Lightning Family Member
Calling all US Junior Sailors aged 13-18!
Published on: 4/4/2018
The US Sailing Chubb Junior Championship will be held in Lightnings, August 6-10 at North Cape YC, Michigan. This event will be held immediately following the Lightning Junior North American Championship at Pontiac YC - about an hour away from North Cape. The Chubb Junior Championship is a ladder event with area qualifiers.
European Championship NOR - Posted!
Published on: 3/15/2018
Join us in Athens Greece June 27- July 1 for the European Championship!
North American Bids for 2021 World Championship!
Published on: 3/6/2018
ILCA is soliciting bids for the 2021 International Master and World Championships scheduled to be held in North America. Bids are due by 12/31/2018.
Eight Bells.... Wendell W. Harter, CA District
Published on: 2/23/2018
40 years of racing Lightnings, in a boat he convinced many others was the best boat to buy.
Winter Meeting Announcement
Published on: 2/22/2018
Winter Meeting Schedule Announced. Friday, March 23 - Governing Board at noon and Annual Meeting at 6pm.
Florida Winter Series - Get out of the COLD and head to sunny FLORIDA!
2nd Regatta in Series - January 13-14 Sanford, FL and 3rd Regatta in Series - February 16-18 St Pete NOOD. More information is posted in the Event Calendar Listings.


Southern Circuit Photos and Wrap Up!
Published on: 4/3/2018
Get Photo and video links, Special Awards and More!
Host a Lightning Lab!
Published on: 3/13/2018
Great District/Fleet building opportunity!
2019 World Championship
Published on: 2/14/2018
Date and Location Announcement!
Buffalo Canoe Club to host US Pan Am Trials - Sept 7-9, 2018
Published on: 2/8/2018
US trials for the 2019 Pan Am Games
What's New With The Southern Circuit?
Published on: 2/2/2018
Nick Turney of Turney Sailing Services is back and has some new ideas for the Southern Circuit Mentor Program!
Want to hear from the Class President or Class Historian? Check out the NEW Blog Feature on the Class Website!
Host for US PAN AM Trials - Fall 2018
Published on: 1/16/2018
The ILCA is seeking a host club for the US Trials to be held Fall 2018. Clubs with interest must notify Class President Wake as soon as possible.
2018 Youth World Championship - NOR is posted! Country Participant Deadlines
Published on: 1/15/2018
Notice of Race is now posted. Country VP's need to be aware of Participant Deadlines.
Find a Lightning Fleet
The new website has a nifty fleet finder feature. Click on the Membership Tab and then Fleet Finder. Use the map and scroll into the area where you are looking to sail. Click on a pin point to see more information about the fleet in that area. Including District location, Fleet Captain, contact information and Fleet or District Members.
Welcome to 2018 and the launch of the NEW Lightning Class Website!
Published on: 1/4/2018
Happy New Year! 2018 is here and we are continuing the transition to a new web platform. This week we are launching the NEW Home Page and Event Calendar. More features will be added soon including Blogs from our Class President and Historian and Discussion Forums.
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