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.


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2017 J/70 Worlds — 160 Entries Strong

AYC's Race Committee capped entries at 90 when the Club hosted the first J/70 NAC in 2013, and the 2017 Worlds attracted 160 entries in Porto Cervo.

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Fall Racing Calendar Highlights

Keep up with all the upcoming and exciting area fall racing events, starting with the J/35 NAC.

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J.R. Maxwell & Jeff Todd Find Podium at J/22 East Coast Championships

For the second time in three years, J.R. Maxwell and his team on "Scooby" took overall honors at the J/22 East Coast Championship. Jeff Todd on "Hot Toddy" placed third.

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