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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Bowen Leaps Ahead at J/70 NAC

With two days left of the 2018 J/70 North American Championship, Thom Bowen on Reach Around heads in to day 3 with 13 points on the board, 18 points ahead of his closest competitor.

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Spring Race to Oxford

“Challenging” was the word of the day for both Race Organizers and competitors at the inaugural Spring Race to Oxford this past Saturday.

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26th Annual Leukemia Cup - June 2nd

One of our favorite events of the year, the 2018 Leukemia Cup, will be held on June 2, with AYC assisting Eastport Yacht Club with race management.

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