Rappahannock River Yacht Club

The 2017 Spring Series starts Wednesday April 26th and the Warning Gun goes off at 1800.   The 2017 Sailing Instructions are posted below.  Gary Hooper is the 2016-2017 Fleet Commander and is reachable by email at typhooncommander@rryc.org.


RRYC hosts the largest fleet of Cape Dory Typhoons in the world with an estimated 50 Typhoon in the vicinity of Carter's Creek. The fleet has an active racing schedule including the Spring and Fall series and hosts the National Regatta every two years and participates in one-design races at neighboring yacht clubs through the year.

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Typhoon Spring Series Results - 5/31/17

Friday, June 02, 2017

The final Wednesday in the 6 week spring series provided delightful sailing conditions.  PRO Hal Starke and the race committee ensured the race courses were fair.  We can't thank the volunteer race committees enough for their enthusiasm and dedication.  BRAVO... read more

Typhoon Wednesday Night Racing - 5/24

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fresh winds, along with unpredictable gusts, provided exciting "sprint" racing similar to a NASCAR Budweiser Shootout!  The race committee wisely decided on three short "sprints" in order to complete three races before the "heavy weather" moved in. Race 1 -... read more

2017 Spring Typhoon Series Starts Wednesday April 26th -- Warning Gun goes off at 1800

Monday, April 24, 2017

The 2017 Sailing Instructions are posted on the Ty's fleet page and available by clicking here.  Note that the Warning Gun goes off at 1800.   If you have any questions, contact Fleet Commander Gary Hooper by email at glh8904@gmail.com... read more

2017 Typhoon Event Schedule

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Greetings Typhooners, It's time to start thinking about the upcoming season and plugging in some key dates on your calendar:  April 19 - Typhoon Racing Season Kick-Off Dinner April 26 - May 31 Typhoon Spring Series (each Wednesday evening starting at... read more

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2017 Spring Typhoon Series

The 2017 Spring Series kicked off April 19th with a Training Seminar and Dinner. The first race started Wed April 26.

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2016 Fall Typhoon Series

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2011 Typhoon National Championship

RRYC hosted the world's largest Typhoon National Championship complete with a sunflower raft-up.

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