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 Posted On Monday, July 01, 2019
Jimmy Buffett and P/C McNeil Winners at Block Island Race Week 
We’re not sure whose performance was more memorable, but hats off to the crew of Seabiscuit, P/C Kevin and Amanda McNeil’s Farr 30, who won a hard fought battle in PHRF 2.
AYC Women's Team at American Yacht Club for the WITR 
This past weekend the AYC women’s team headed up to American Yacht Club in Rye, NY, for the Women’s Invitational Team Race regatta.
Etchells World Championship 
Thirty seven Etchells came to Corpus Christi, Texas, this week to race in near-perfect winds for the World Championship, including AYC’s own Jose Fuentes.
Two Day Schedule for AYC Annual Regatta 
After looking over the past few years of entries and taking input from competitors on the format, the Sailing Committee decided to change things up a bit and offer both windward leeward courses as well as a distance race with drop and government marks over a period of two days.
 Posted On Monday, June 24, 2019
Team AYC at Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club 
AYC team racers enjoyed another spectacular weekend in Oyster Bay, just off of Long Island, NY, racing against yacht clubs from across the country.
 Posted On Monday, June 17, 2019
Don Backe Memorial CRAB Regatta 
The weather conditions this past Saturday were excellent for the 27th CRAB Regatta with winds in the 5-15 knot range and higher gusts in the afternoon. Five races were completed starting at the Clubhouse and going to drop marks near the end of the Naval Academy seawall and over to Horn Point.
37th Biennial Annapolis to Newport Race – One For the Books 
It was one for the books with a dismasting, two boats with minor electrical fires, multiple entries dropping out due to seasickness, a double-handed entry winning its start against fully crewed boats, and a new location for the awards party and trophy presentation.
 Posted On Thursday, June 13, 2019
La Defonce Presented with C. Gaither Scott Trophy for Corinthian Spirit 
La Defonce was presented with the C. Gaither Scott Trophy for Corinthian Spirit during the Annapolis-to-Newport Race prize-giving ceremony, held Wednesday night At the Deck of Waites Wharf.
 Posted On Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Phantom Captures Line Honors Among Saturday Starters 
Phantom, an XP 44 skippered by Chris Schoen, sailed an impressive race and cleaned up as a result. Phantom captured line honors among Saturday starters and placed first overall among the 19 boats racing under the ORC rating rule.
 Posted On Tuesday, June 11, 2019
History made as double-handed team takes line honors for Annapolis-to-Newport Race 
Gavignet and Givry became the first double-handed team in Annapolis-to-Newport Race history to capture line honors. They were both on deck when La Defonce, a Beneteau-designed Figaro 3, crossed the line off Castle Hill Light at 9:38 Monday morning.
 Posted On Monday, June 10, 2019
Annapolis to Newport Start Reports 
Picture-perfect conditions greeted the Friday fleet of starters for the 2019 Annapolis-to-Newport Race, which got underway at 11 a.m. on the Chesapeake Bay.
 Posted On Monday, June 03, 2019
Leukemia Cup - One and Done! 
With better breeze than expected, the Race Committees from all participating Yacht Clubs or Sailing Associations knocked out one race for their competitors and sent everyone back to shore to prep for the Rock the Dock party at EYC.
Annapolis to Newport Race – 3 Days and Counting 
It seems only yesterday that the countdown clock reflected 60+ days, but that’s long gone. It’s now time to finish up final preparations for the crews and off they head on their 475NM journey to Newport, RI.
 Posted On Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Barbados Returns to A2N 
The Barbados Tourism Marketing, Inc., have come back to the Annapolis to Newport Race, not only as the Tracker Sponsor, but also as the Official Travel & Leisure Industry partner.
Goslings Rum and Boston Beer - A2N Partners 
Goslings Rum, long associated with the sailing community, have thrown their support behind the 2019 Annapolis to Newport Race and will have a presence at both ends of the race.
Memorial Day Weekend Racing 
We can’t remember the last time we had such beautiful weather for on-the-water activities, and many members took advantage of the weekend to race across AND down the Bay!
 Posted On Monday, May 20, 2019
Annapolis to Newport – 17 Days and Counting 
The countdown clock on the website seems to move faster once we get within a few weeks of departure for the 475NM race from Annapolis to Newport.
Inaugural Annapolis YC 3-2-1 Chesapeake Challenge a Resounding Success 
The first running of the Annapolis YC 3-2-1 Chesapeake Challenge started with light winds on Saturday but finished on Sunday with postcard weather conditions and a lot of happy competitors.
Sailing For A Cause - Leukemia Cup 
The next weekend event for the Race Committee is one near and dear to the hearts of many members, Leukemia Cup. Annapolis is where it all began in 1992, and since then over $66 million has been raised around the country.
Going Green at AYC Regattas 
During the NOOD regatta, Eco SAILS volunteers served as Recycling Ambassadors, guiding party-goers on re-using their drink cups, using the new containers for recycling, and pointing racers to the water bottle refill station, helping reduce the need for single-use plastic bottles.
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