Fall Nightcap Series – Race 3

Thatuna , Raven, Blew Bird and Boreas came to challenge the forecast 15 – 18 kt. Southerly winds. On arrival at the Boat Haven the wind was 20 -23 kts. As the wind was forecast to decrease during the afternoon and observations to the south were in the low teens, the Committee Boat headed out […]

Summer Cat’s Paw Series – Race 7

Race 7 was scheduled as a “make-up” should we not be able to run six successful races in the regular series to permit a throw-out of each boat’s worst performance. This year we had six completed races but had not celebrated the series with a BBQ as tradition dictates. As the RC tends to loiter […]

Race to Alaska June 10th Update

RACE TO ALASKA JUNE 10 UPDATE from Ann Husaini on Vimeo.

Second Dog Days Race.

The crew on KOLUS having summer fun in great breeze. Things got a little more tippy when the wind moved onto the beam around the Pt. Hudson buoy. Photo by Wendy Feltham

Wind conditions before the race were 3 – 5 kts varying between W and NE. The participants chose to go to the […]

2014 Wooden Boat Series Race – July 26th.

PACIFICA working it up wind. Photo by Pete Leenhouts

The PTSA Wooden Boat Series was started two years ago. It was sponsored by Siren’s as an adjunct to the Classic Mariners Regatta. We are endowed with many beautiful and historic wooden sailboats in our area. The intent of the series is to get more […]

Report on PT Sailors at the the 505 North Americans in Santa Cruz

Dan and Piper keeping it flat upwind in Santa Cruz breeze. Photo by John Navas

Piper Dunlap reports in on the 5o5 North Americans in Santa Cruz

Port Townsend sailors, Sugar Flanagan, Sean Rankins, Spencer Snapp, Dan Ginther, and Piper Dunlap all made the pilgrimage to Santa Cruz, CA last weekend to compete in […]

Riding The Storm Out In The Southern Ocean

From pressure-drop.us, the Clipper Round the World race meets a powerfull storm in the Southern Ocean.

Dear Readers, I feel I owe you a full explanation of the previous day’s storm activities, so here goes, let’s go back to 16 November.

All signs (fleet reports, Clipper Race weatherman Simon Rowell’s weather predictions and […]

Round The County Race, 2013

Dan Newland Reports on PEGASUS’s Race in the 2013 Round The County. Photo’s by Sean Trew.

PEGASUS at Round The County, 2013. Photo by Sean Trew

This years’ RTC was an interesting contrast between what should have been and what was. It should have had decent wind Saturday with light winds Sunday but reality […]

Dog Days, August 30th.

VIVACE rounds the Tower. Photo by Wendy Feltham

The August 30th PTSA Dog Days series race lived up to its billing. A number of boats came out, Joe shouted out the course, the wind almost died by the Tower but picked up as we sailed back to other side of the Bay, all boats […]

Midsummer Regatta Offers Up Hot Competition In Spite of June-uary Weather

Saturday’s event saw thirteen boats from PT, Port Ludlow and Sequim duking it out in four short round-the-buoys races and then celebrating the solstice Swedish-style with the traditional pickled herring, new potatoes, and aquavit. It was all smiles, especially when the fleet heard that Stig Osterberg, the regatta’s progenitor and resident viking, was going to […]