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Sequoia Yacht Club Racing

Upcoming Races

Join us as we race our 2020  season in one of the following series or regattas:

Check the series links below for race details, results and schedules.

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Sequoia Yacht Club Racing Program

Sequoia Yacht Club hosts a variety of racing events throughout the year, click on individual race series links below to learn more.

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

The major series sponsored by Sequoia Yacht Club includes:

SYC also sponsors a number of other races, 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 an invitation 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