Ted Pike came across this fun regatta format during a stay in Southern California where it is popular, and he believed it would translate to our area. He enthusiastically introduced it to the PTSA board and was actively planning for it (and had it put on this years schedule) when he passed. […]
Falcon having fun on the way to Bush Point.Picture by Eric Anderson
Five disparate boats came out for a warm sunny afternoon on the water. The goal was a trip from City Dock around the yellow mid channel buoy SC, off Bush Point and back to City Dock, ~15 miles. The wind on the […]
On Saturday six racers started from City Dock into a light (4 – 5 kt.) Southeasterly for the trip, outside Marrowstone Island, to Port Ludlow. The race was to be followed by a barbecue party at the Marina. The race was scheduled for a flood tide and the wind improved after the start as the […]
Martha rounding Protection Island (photo by John Lynes)
Eight boats came out to enjoy our second distance race (it gets boring going round the buoys all the time) in spite of a weather forecast for light winds and rain. The course length was 22.1 nm. as measured from the 3 fathom line […]
Round the island either way.
The second distance race of the year, around Protection Island, is this Saturday. The length of the race, without tacking, is approximately 24 nautical miles. Currents will be perfect for heading out and coming back. For all the details see the distance race page.
Great turnout — Fickle winds — Lots of time on the water.
[Photos available here]
Twelve boats came out for the first long distance race of the season, including some we were welcoming for the first time. Winds before the start were very light northeasterly but, after a five minute postponement to allow a laggard […]
Racing is almost here! The following three events will all happen within the next two weeks.
Smith Island Race, the first PTSA race of 2016 is this Saturday March 26th. It is the first of five long distance races scheduled for 2016. Let’s get a good turn-out for this one! The start of racing kick-off […]
The 2016 sailing schedule promises a busy, fun year. The calendar is updated on the site with the exception of several events that are still being scheduled. They will be updated as we know more. If you’d like a paper copy of the schedule you can download a paper copy by clicking here. Sailing […]
A tough first day again breaks boats.
The Sequim Hospice Regatta is actually on September 12th, not the 19th. Changing our calendar to reflect that allowed the start date of the PTSA Fall Nitecap series to be moved up to Sunday, September 20th from the 27th.
Sequim Hospice Regatta – September 12th.
First PTSA 2015 Fall Nitecap race – September […]