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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Southern Exposure - Members on the Podium

While bitter cold temperatures were heading our way, AYC was well represented in Florida in the Ft. Lauderdale to Key West Race.

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Frostbite Second Half Kicks off February 3

There was a skim of ice in the harbor and in the creeks yesterday, so it must be time to look forward to picking up where we left off in December!

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Team AYC Heads South

Annapolis braced for a winter storm and 6-10” of snow while six members of the club’s Adult Interclub Racing Team prepared to battle five other clubs from around the nation in the St Pete’s Master Driver Regatta.

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