Sunset Series Race showing SpinnakersDelta at SunsetPower Boatsail to top of mastMetridium on starboard tack.  Port Bow.winch grindingChildren with life jacketsSan Mateo Bridge with sailboatsSYC Cruise-Out to CPYCSan Mateo Bridge with Sunset and SailboatSailing past Farallons with spinnakerMetridium on port tack.  Looking at Starboard bowRaft up at PetalumaFishing at the Delta

Sequoia Yacht Club Racing


The South Bay's Most Active Racing Program • Open to All

Join us as we return to racing with new races and rules to help ensure social distancing and face covering requirements for limiting transmission of COVID-19 and compling with San Mateo County health orders.  

Mailing Lists

Receive timely race notices by joining the mailing list.

sycracing: subscribe unsubscribe

About Sequoia Racing

The Sequoia Yacht Club hosts over 50 days of scheduled racing plus additional on and off-the-water events throughout the year. While competitive, the goal of racing at Sequoia is to foster sportsmanship, friendship and seamanship. Click on individual race series links below to learn more.

The major series sponsored by Sequoia Yacht Club includes:

Sequoia also sponsors a number of other events, some of which are held in conjunction with PICYA, including:

  • Moonlight Marathon  
  • Westpoint Regatta  
  • Hannig Cup  
  • Barth Memorial Regatta  
  • South Bay Championship  
  • Corkscrew Slough Regatta - Larry Mayne

See the individual racing pages for more details on each of these races. The club extends a warm welcome to any non-members who wish to join.

Our Racing Venue

Complete NOAA Chart 18651 here

Download marks file for GPS here (save using .gpx extension)

Local Wind Forecast

Local Air Quality

Local Current Prediction

2021 NOAA Tidal Current Predictions table here

Click image for latest current prediction

Racing Education at Sequoia

Wednesday Night Sunset Series Information Session

Racing Rules Refresher (Part 1: Definitions and Sections A&B) 

Racing Rules Refresher (Part 2: Definitions and Section C)

Racing Rules Refresher (Part 3: Section D and special case reviews)

World Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing 2021-2024

US Sailiing Racing Rules of Sailing 2021-2024 (free app / hardcopy for purchase or with membership)

Racing Strategies for the South Bay

Boat Speed Seminar