The Carlyle Sailing Association has what you're looking for if it's sailing near St. Louis, sailing in the Midwest, sailing in Illinois, sailing near Belleville, sailing near Edwardsville, sailing near Collinsville, sailing near Scott Airforce base ( AFB). Or perhaps you are seeking sailing lessons near St. Louis, sailing lessons in St. Louis, sailing lessons in Illinois, Or maybe you want to learn to sail near St. Louis or learn to sail in St. Louis or learn to sail in Illinois. Check out the great sailing at CSA. Our popular fleets include Lightning, E-scow, Flying Scot, Melges, Comet, Catalina, San Juan and more. There are great opportunities for sailboat racing and daysailing, plus great on-shore facilities. There are also several learn to sail programs for adults and kids. Learn to sail at CSA! All of this great sailing happens in Hazlet State Park at Carlyle Lake, also known as Lake Carlyle. Midwest sailing at its best!   Find out more

Visit the ECR page for RESULTS, PHOTOS

2016 USA Junior Olympic Sailing Festival

Results and more on the Sailing for Veterans page

Get your October Marks of the Course HERE

Event followup...

August 21-26, 2016

Glenn Grummon photo

Check out Rick Bernstein’s spectacular video from the Hobie Nationals.

Fly high, sail fast

2016 Whale of a Sail

September 16-18.   47 competitors!    Registrants

Results     Photos:

October weekend at CSA

October 8 & 9 was a spectacular time to be at CSA. Album by Glenn Grummon.    Album by Bill Kesler

CSA annual meeting November 15

Tacos at 6:15. Meeting begins at 7 pm. Wooden Nickel, Glen Carbon, IL. Be there!

Map here.  Please RRSVP to Patti Davis for taco count.

Winter storage

CSA is again offering winter boat storage on the
club grounds. Just $175.

See storage agreement
for details.


Questions?  Contact Harbormaster Bob Winston at

618-594-3622 or

On the near horizon...

Ready to launch? Join CSA

First-time members will receive a discount of $400 off a first-year regular membership. This offer is good for any who have never belonged to CSA.

Discover sailing...

Lot’s of great sailing tips.
See what CSA sailing is all about.

This informative video captures the essence of the 2016 CSA Adult Sail Seminar. Special thanks to Rick Bernstein. .

Questions about sailing? Comments? Feedback? Requests?
Weigh in on disqus HERE  or Contact Rick Bernstein HERE

Lots coming up at CSA

  1. October 30 - LAST RACES of the season

  2. November 6 - ALL BOATS MUST LEAVE or contracts need to be completed and paid for those choosing winter storage at CSA.

  3. November 12 - ANNUAL FALL WORK DAY! Your help is needed!
    See Member page for signups.

Oct. 2 races

Come sail with us!

The Carlyle Sailing Association
offers Midwest sailing at its best --
from casual daysailing to serious racing,
instructions for adults and juniors and lots
of great on-shore social activities.

It’s not too early to be thinking about 2017.
Over the winter, stay in touch! Check back here for news about upcoming CSA events.

Got questions?
Let’s talk. Drop us a line

Boat Yard Looking for a boat, but not sure what is right for you? Check out our buying guide. Then check our classifieds.

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Around Carlyle

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  2. Lake levels

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  4. Carlyle Lake Association

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