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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Innovation in Annapolis Yacht Club Signature Regattas

The Annapolis Yacht Club Sailing Committee is always seeking feedback from participants about how to improve its sailboat racing offerings. That process has produced one slight change to the AYC Racing Schedule for the 2019 season.

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AIRC Adds Three Great Events to Calendar

The Adult Interclub Race Committee is committed to continuing education and outreach to members who are interested in learning more about team, match, and fleet racing.

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AYC Members Continue Successful Runs in Florida

While most of us enjoyed a couple of chilly Frostbite races yesterday, other members were enjoying big breeze and sunshine in a multitude of one design racing.

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