Getting Started

Below is a checklist for sailors that would like to enter one of the distance challenges.

  1. Register on this website
  2. Email your sailing resume to the, GLSS Board of Directors ( and indicate which challenge you plan to participate in.
  3. Optional: Find a GLSS mentor
  4. Complete your qualifier
  5. Thoroughly read the Notice of Race and Sail Instructions for the challenge you plan to participate in.
  6. Prepare your boat to meet the safety requirements
  7. Attend the Skipper’s meeting for the challenge
  8. Get to the start line for an experience of a lifetime.