It was a cool, but not rainy, race with better than expected winds. Four boats came out and everyone finished in under three hours. Owl was first across the line with an impressive performance beating the three much bigger boats. Next distance race is Port to Port from PT to Port Ludlow with an overnight […]
Due to the unsteady weather this time of year, and following the rugged conditions experienced in last year’s Protection Is. race and especially the Smith Is. race, they have been merged, this year, into the McCurdy Point race, which is shorter and in more sheltered waters. It is our desire for the crews to return […]
Although not a competitor, Andiamo Again was the only boat to represent the PTSA in Sequim Bay during the SBYC Hospice Regatta.
Consequently, she was the only boat to cross the starting line for the race returning to Port Townsend. Wind and tide conditions gave a quick trip.
The Sequim Bay Yacht Club has sponsored the Reach for Hospice Regatta since 1991, supporting the Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County (VHOCC). The 2017 regatta will be the held on Saturday, September 16th. The Notice of Race can be found here.
The cost is a donation for $50 (but boats are encouraged to donate more). […]
After a half hour wind delay, the small fleet headed out into the flood with a light easterly breeze. Only one boat reported a finish time.
Bush Point Race – Addendum to PTSA Sailing Instructions
SCHEDULE – Saturday July 1st. The Warning signal will be at 10:00 hrs on City Dock.
RULES – As in 2017 Sailing Instructions for PTSA Races except as amended herein.
COURSE – Cross Start line at City Dock towards NE. Round […]
The Southbound race Saturday afternoon started with a light Northwesterly which only got lighter and more variable. In the end the time limit was extended as two boats were within five minutes of the line and the last had already retired.
The start of the Northbound race on Sunday was delayed half an hour waiting […]
Join us for the annual Port Townsend to Port Ludlow (and return) race. Sailing Instructions are below.
The Sparkle crew will be providing some grilled meat options for the Saturday night BBQ. Please bring a side dish to share and a dessert if you feel inspired by a delicious idea. The Sparkle crew is […]
Smith Island start
Smith Island start
Martha racing around Smith Island (photo by Robert Ambrose)
Following a blustery week, and faced with a Gale Warning, the twelve boats reporting for the start found very light winds and calm seas. As race time approached long scans of the surface showed no dark patches […]
It was another great day of racing. Challenging and shifty, but fun. Final results below the photos
2016 Thunderbird Western Regional ChampionshipSeries Standing – 7 races scored