End of Year Party and Awards Thursday 11/15 at 6pm

The annual end-of-the-year awards party and dinner will be held at the Pope Marine Building at 6pm on Thursday 11/15 at 6pm. As in the past it will be a potluck dinner – please bring a main and a side dish to share. Beer and wine will be available and there will be a slideshow. […]

Opening Day this Saturday (5/5)

The Port Townsend Yacht Club is sponsoring a boat parade and blessing of the fleet to celebrate the start of the boating season. Everyone is invited to participate. The parade begins around noon at city dock. You can find all the details at their web site.

And don’t forget that leg one of the Port […]

Volunteers Needed for A Fun Race and Party


Racing starts this Wednesday (4/4/18)

Don’t miss the first race of the season. It will be a City Dock start at 6:15pm.

Last week’s kickoff party was a good time with an excellent potluck, some interesting speakers, and about fifty people attending.

2018 Season Kickoff Party

PTSA Sailing Instructions Updated and On-Line

In support of Thursdays kick-off party and eager anticipation of the new season, updated SI’s are available under the RACING tab. Print a copy for the review at the party (someone said something about a quiz).

Season Kickoff Party and Potluck 3/29/18 at 6pm

It’s almost time to start racing. But first it’s party time. All the information you need is on the poster below. We are looking forward to seeing everyone and having a fun start to the racing season.

3 Shipwrights Trophies Still Missing

Three trophies from last year’s Shipwrights Regatta are still unaccounted for. The following boats won the missing trophies: s/v Tarani – Hook s/v Impossible Dream – Directional Helmet s/v Sorcerer’s Apprentice – Whack-o-meter If you know of the whereabouts of these boats or trophies please contact Robin Mills (robin@nwmaritime.org). […]

The Fabulous Thunderbirds

Off Center Harbor has made a nice nine minute video about Thunderbirds and the Port Townsend Thunderbird fleet. Sailing Anarchy is currently featuring it on their site.

Click this link to watch the video.


Screenshot of Sailing Anarchy page with Tbird video



One More Time

After an hour and a half of bobbing around, last week’s race (9/23/2017) was cancelled due to lack of wind. This Saturday’s wind prediction looks more favorable. So let’s get out there for the actual first race of the fall series. Start is at 1pm.

Tour-de-Bay Race Cancelled – For Now

Due to the schedule proximity of the Thunderbird Internationals and conflicting demands on resources the Tour-de-Bay race will not be run this Saturday.

An attempt will be made to find a window in the calendar to reschedule it later in the season.