Rappahannock River Yacht Club

Fall PHRF Racing Update

08/01/2016 9:49 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

We have passed through the doldrums of July and are into August and the beginning of the second racing season on the river. The Spring season was somewhat plagued by either too much wind or too little and many skippers... read more

Southern Bay Race Week- Early Registration

04/11/2017 9:38 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Great Racing... Even better party!  June 1 (Opening Night Welcome - June 4, 2017          (The weekend AFTER Memorial Day weekend.)SBRW 2017 is coming soon! Skippers will want to pay special attention to this:SBRW EARLY BIRD ENTRY... read more

YPRCC Spring Regatta rescheduled from May 13 to May 27

05/04/2017 11:54 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Due to an untimely passing it has been necessary to reschedule the YPRCC Spring Regatta from May 13 to Saturday May 27.  Since this gives everyone more time to get their boat ready and put together a crew we hope... read more

YPRCC Spring Regatta Results

06/03/2017 12:29 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Eight boats made it to the YPRCC Spring Regatta with five RRYC boats and three YPRCC boats.  The weather was great with winds 8-11 mph for the first race and building to 12-14 mph for the second race.  Anker Madsen,... read more

RRYC Singlehanded Regatta

06/12/2017 12:32 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

One of our most exciting sailing events, the RRYC Singlehanded Regatta will be held June 24.  PRO Ned Crockett and his RC team will be setting a great course and expecting to see local sailors demonstrate how well they can... read more

RRYC Singlehanded Regatta Postponed

06/23/2017 3:26 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Given the high wind and thunderstorm forecast and with safety our first concern, we have made the decision to postpone our June 24 RRYC Singlehanded Regatta to a date to be determined.  PHRF Fleet Commander Ed Johnson will be looking... read more

RRYC Singlehanded Regatta

08/29/2017 3:18 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

On Saturday August 26 , Six RRYC PHRF sailors tested their singlehanded sailing skills in an RRYC annual tradition on the Rappahannock. Racing alone adds another degree of difficulty to the already challenging sport of sailing: every tack or jibe... read more

YPRCC Fall Regatta Results

09/13/2017 12:38 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Three RRYC boats competed in the September 9  YPRCC Fall Regatta on the Rappahannock.  Winds were great with 11-14 kts, gusting to 17 from the NNE with shifts of 15 to 25 degrees.  The first race was a 6 mile,... read more

RRYC Retains Rappahannock Cup

09/21/2017 12:48 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Unfortunately due to illness and schedule issues YPRCC forfeited and RRYC retained the Rappahannock Cup.  Since our PHRF Fleet, under Fleet Commander Ed Johnson was ready to race PRO Mosby West Scheduled three races for Sunday instead of the planned... read more

RRYC Commodore's Cup Regatta

10/06/2017 2:47 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

The NOR for our Commodore's Cup Regatta, the last PHRF race on the Rappahannock river is posted under Events. read more

Commodore's Cup Results

10/16/2017 9:13 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

The season ending Commodore's Cup Regatta was held Saturday in 7-10 kts of wind and no rain. Early morning rain and a forecast of little wind kept some racers away but the weather was perfect for racing. PRO Ned Crockett... read more

PHRF Planning and Development Meeting

12/28/2017 11:39 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

For those wishing to race in and crew for PHRF events, PHRF Fleet Commander Ed Johnson will hold a planning meeting in the annex on the 27th January at 2pm. The aim is to generate ideas on how to facilitate... read more

Race Committee Training, March 10 at Hampton Yacht Club- by John McCarthy

02/12/2018 11:47 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

MURPHY NUTS & BOLTS for RACE COMMITTEE - ANGLES & BEARINGS & NUMBERS . . . OH MY! March 10 (0900 – noon, at HYC, Saturday) This seminar will be helpful to volunteers on race committees for all sorts of... read more

PHRF Spring Racing on the Rappahannock

05/01/2018 10:19 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Spring is finally here and it is time to get your boat in the water for the first race of the Season, the YPRCC Spring Regatta on May 12. We expect to have increased participation this year so show up... read more

2018 NOR and SIs for Spring Regatta posted.

05/23/2018 2:23 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

PRO Ron Mihills has posted the 2018 RRYC Spring Regatta NOR( click here) and the 2018 PHRF RRYC General SIs (click here.) For entry form (Click Here.)  The Regatta will be held Saturday June 16.  At the YPRCC Spring Regatta Yankee Point boats... read more

June 2, RRYC J-24 Main and Jib Regatta NOR Posted

05/28/2018 7:12 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Randy Romaine has organized our first RRYC J-24 Regatta to be held on October 20th.  To get more of the local J-24 sailors on the course we have made it a main and jib only event.  Mosby West will be... read more