The Race Calendar for 2018 is Now Available

Click here for the PDF version: PTSA 2018 calendar

Many thanks to Tulip Morrow (and Guy Hupy) for putting the calendar together.

Do you have a Shipwrights’ Regatta trophy from last year?

If so, please let Robin Mills (robin@nwmaritime.org), the new program director at the Northwest Maritime Center, know. She is collecting them so they can be given to the winners of this year’s event. Here are the trophies that Robin is looking for:

TAKU AWARD: First wooden boat across the START line PEG LEG: First boat […]

Fall Nightcap Series – 2017. Race 7 Results and Final Series Standings

For the final race of the series, and of the season, we were greeted by almost ideal winds. Before the start wind velocity was around 13 kt. with short gusts above 16 kts. and longish lulls below 9kts. The direction was fairly steady at 140°M ±10°. The course set was SGIF (W/L, 3 1/4 nm.) […]

Fall Nightcap Series – 2017. Races 6-A & 6-B Results and Standings (Corrected)

There was little wind when the CB left the Boat Haven but in the Bay, away from shore, there was a light Northeasterly. This is normally an unstable wind direction so course SCFLF (2 nm. – “L” was 1/4 mi SW of the Boat Haven entrance) was set to allow shortening course if the […]

Fall Nightcap Series – 2017. Race 5 Results and Series Standings

There were gale warnings in the strait and the forecasts for the bay all said winds in the 20’s with gusts in the 30’s. So, although the wind in the Boat Haven was only 12 – 14 kts., the mandated consensus meeting at the CB attracted representatives from six boats. It was eventually decided to […]