Going for the line

Improve your sailing skills, share in the fun.

The Port Townsend Sailing Association had another great season in 2012.

Thank you to all our members who made this year so successful & enjoyable. If you are not a current member, please consider rejoining us & catch up on all the fun you’ve been missing. If you are a 2012 member, please renew for 2013. We hope you’ll join again & help make 2013 another amazing year. If you are a new member, we look forward to some great times together on the water.

This past year we:
  • Sponsored Spring, Summer & Fall racing series, the Dog Days informal series & the PT Invitational
  • Co-sponsored the Port-to-Port Race with Port Ludlow Yacht Club
  • Continued the season long PT Wooden Boat Series reserved just for wooden boats
  • Continued to publish the PTSail.org web site that, which received over 13,000 visits in 2012
  • Installed a new Marine Science Center  racing buoy & tackle
  • Promoted informal, good time after-race gatherings
  • Worked with the PTSA Race Committee to enhance racing & provide an abundance of race opportunities
  • Organized sailing and racing seminars open to our entire community
  • Helped organize and manage the Northwest Maritime Center’s Shipwrights & Classic Mariner’s Regattas
  • Contributed and supported the PT High School Sailing Team & Sea Scouts to help bring the enjoyment we get from sailing to the young sailors in our community.

Your 2013 membership dues will fund:

Morninglight tearing past Pt. Hudson on the way to the red buoy. Photo Ace Spragg

Morninglight tearing past Pt. Hudson on the way to the red buoy. Photo Ace Spragg

  • A full year of low pressure, fun races, an opportunity to get out on your boat and enjoy some quality time on the water.
  • A chance to meet and enjoy the company of like minded sailors.
  • The services of a professional race committee & and diverse and interesting courses
  • Membership in national and regional organizations such as US Sailing & Pacific International Yacht Racing Association that support sailing in our region and across the country
  • Placement & maintenance of race buoys that are legally permitted with the  State of Washington Department of Natural Resources
  • Continued support of the PT High School Sailing Team & Sea Scouts, the NWMC, and sailing on Port Townsend Bay
  • Support for community-wide educational & safety events, like “Racing Rules 101” & “Man Overboard 101”
  • Annual end of year awards banquet at the Northwest Maritime Center

To join or renew your membership for 2013, please click here to download the membership form, complete and return.

See you on the water!