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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It Took a Village - J/22 Worlds Wrap Up

Floods, rain, heat, humidity, and the dreaded ripping current that we all know so well, all showed up at one time or another during the 2018 J/22 Worlds event that wrapped up on Thursday, September 13.

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Dutch Youth Team Headlines List of Foreign Entries at J/22 Worlds

There are eight foreign entries in the 2018 J/22 World Championship, which got underway yesterday on the Chesapeake Bay. Read their stories and learn how they made their way to Worlds.

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Members on the Move

While we’re just kicking it back in to gear here in Annapolis members have been competing in regattas around North America.

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