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Sequoia Yacht Club Racing

Sequoia Yacht Club Racing

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

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

2019  NOAA Tidal Current Predictions table here

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)

New Crew Class 1 (4/27/20)

New Crew Class 2 (5/4/20)

New Crew Class 3 (5/11/20)

New Crew Class 4 (5/18/20)

The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017 - 2020

Racing Strategies for the South Bay

Boat Speed Seminar