Racing



The Annapolis Yacht Club has long been associated with excellence in Race Management on and off the water. Racing takes place in one form or another, every month on the calendar at AYC including one design and handicap racing, junior, team & match racing events.


Since 2000, AYC has hosted World Championships, Hemispheres, North Americans & East Coast Championships for a multitude of classes including the International Star Class, Etchells, Farr 40, Beneteau 36.7, Mumm 30s, J/22, J/24, J/30, J/35, J/70, J/80, J/105, and J/109 fleets as well as a three-time host of the Rolex International Women’s Keelboat Championship. Windward-Leewards, Government Marks, Pursuit Starts, and Distance Races – the Annapolis Yacht Club Race Committee is committed to quality race management and the overall regatta experience and was recognized in 2011 by US Sailing when they were awarded St. Petersburg Yacht Club Trophy for excellent in race management.

Click here to view the Preliminary 2017 Regatta Schedule.



Racing News

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J/70 Success at St. Pete NOOD

Two bullets helped propel Peter Bowe and his team on Tea Dance Snake to first place in a tie-breaker over the successfully campaigned Savasana in the 32-boat fleet at the Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta in St. Peterbsurg, Fla.

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Budington Boys Finish in Top One-Third at XXVIII Torfeo Vila de Palamos Regatta

Annapolis Yacht Club sailors Matt Budington and Nick Budington had a stellar time competing February 17-19 at the XXVIII Torfeo Vila de Palamos Regatta in Spain.

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Annapolis-to-Newport Seminar March 11 to Address Onboard Electronics

Mike Jones and Mark Jefferies, co-owners of Mid-Atlantic Marine Electronics, will serve as guest speakers for “What You Need: Electronics Presentation” to be held at 10 am Saturday, March 11, at Annapolis Yacht Club.

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