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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2018 Master Driver Team Race Results

Six team racers traveled to St. Petersburg YC for the Master Driver Team Race held over the weekend of January 12-14, 2018.

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2018 J/22 Worlds Update

With the event 8 months away there are already 24 competitors from the US and Canada registered with a long list of international competitors vying for charter boats as they become available. AYC’s 7 J/22s will be available for charter on a first come, first served basis beginning on February 1st.

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Time to Gear Up for Frostbite Second Half

While the January warm up may have you thinking about Wednesday Night Races there’s still plenty of Frostbiting to go around. The second half starts up on Super Bowl Sunday, February 4th so take another look at the Sailing Instructions as the finish line moves to City Dock for the balance of the Series.

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