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Sequoia Yacht Club Racing

Club Temporarily Closed

Ahoy Sequoia

In an attempt to slow the coronavirus outbreak, officials from six counties across the Bay Area in California issued a “Shelter in Place” order for all residents.

In light of this new information Sequoia Yacht Club will be closed to all members. We will keep you informed as to when we will reopen. We will remain closed at least until the "Shelter in Place" order is lifted.

You can get up to date information by going to

This situation is something we never could have imagined. Your support and understanding is so appreciated.

Be safe.

Robin Weber, Commodore
David Bagby, Vice Commodore
Richard Webber, Rear Commodore


Sequoia Yacht Club Racing

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

COVID-19 Notice - June 1, 2020

Join us in the 2020 racing season in one of our 52 days of scheduled racing or for our other on and off-the-water events:

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About Sequoia Racing

The Sequoia Yacht Club hosts 52 days of scheduled racing each plus additional on and off-the-water events throughout the year. Click on individual race series links below or download a copy of the 2020 racing program flyer here to learn more.

While competitive, the goal of racing at Sequoia is to foster sportsmanship, friendship and seamanship. There is often a barbeque or dinner after each race where racers can gather to discuss race tactics, the wind, the currents and winning/losing strategies over a beer.

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:

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 Current Prediction

2020 NOAA Tidal Current Predictions table here

Click image for latest current prediction

Racing Education at Sequoia

North U Racing Tactics Seminar (2/9/20)

Racing Rules Seminar (4/1/20)

Sunset Series Kickoff (4/8/20)

Crew Class (4/27/20, 5/4/20, 5/11/20, 5/18/20)

The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017 - 2020

Racing Strategies for the South Bay

Boat Speed Seminar