Rappahannock River Yacht Club

Post-Nationals Racing Opportunities

06/19/2016 5:17 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

What a special experience racing in the 2016 Typhoon Nationals offered. From the planning meetings months ago, to the skilled Race Committee, to the on-shore activities, the total experience was awesome. Many folks, under the very capable leadership of Danielle... read more

August 24 Race Results

08/30/2016 7:40 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

Wednesday, August 24th will be here very soon and we will begin our Fall Series. For those unfamiliar with the Fall Series, we race six Wednesdays, normally three races each Wednesday. The Warning Signal will sound promptly at 5:00 pm.... read more

Godspeed coming to the 2016 Turkey Shoot!

08/31/2016 8:39 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

What a beautiful sailing vessel!! She will be here for the Turkey Shoot. Register soon to race....it's easy...click below to register:2016 Turkey Shoot Regatta Registration read more

Fall Series Racing News

09/01/2016 7:43 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

The second Wednesday afternoon of the Fall Series is now history. Ten Typhoons competed in ideal racing conditions. read more

Yesterday's Race Results

09/01/2016 2:16 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

The results are in.  Click here. read more

2016 Typhoon Racing Season Recap

11/26/2016 2:39 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

The 2016 RRYC Typhoon racing season was, once again, a huge success. Typhoon owners and crews participated in 40 individual races in 17 racing days, representing many hours of fierce competition.The racing season began April 27 with the first race... read more

2017 Typhoon Event Schedule

03/21/2017 9:53 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

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

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

04/24/2017 10:34 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

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

Typhoon Wednesday Night Racing - 5/24

05/25/2017 8:17 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

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

Typhoon Spring Series Results - 5/31/17

06/02/2017 9:15 am
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

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 Fall Series

08/31/2017 4:42 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

PRO Ned Crockett made a brilliant and magical call with the start of the first race.  There was NO wind and the fleet wondered how on earth they would get across the start line when low and behold a wind... read more

Typhoon Racing on Wednesday September 13th

09/17/2017 4:26 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

First, the racing today was GREAT!! While the wind was not strong, a fleet of eight Typhoons floated over the waters of the Rappahannock like graceful swans. Three races were completed and conducted by our very competent Race Committee with... read more

Fall Typhoon Series -- Standings After Throw-outs

09/17/2017 4:28 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

So far this Fall, the Ty Fleet raced two Wednesdays and one Wednesday racing day was cancelled due to threatening storms.   The two worst finishes (Throw-Outs) will not be counted toward the boat's standings. The throw-outs are underlined. With... read more

Typhoon Racing on Wednesday September 20th

09/22/2017 5:17 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

What a beautiful afternoon for Typhoon racing. While the wind could have been a bit stronger, all eight Typhoons were able to complete three races even though the wind for the third race was nearly non-existent. Speaking of the third... read more

Fall Typhoon Series -- Standings After 3 Throw-outs

09/22/2017 5:23 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

Here are the results for the series to date reflecting 3 throw-outs (boldface):Two more racing days left!  Don't forget the Fall Typhoon Wednesday Evening Series Awards Banquet on October 11th. read more

Typhoon Racing on Wednesday September 27th

09/28/2017 3:36 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

What a great afternoon for Typhoon racing........in Carters Creek!!! The wind was out of the North, 10 - 12, and gusty. A huge THANK YOU to PRO Mosby, Debbie, and Stu on Wildfire; Tom Blencowe and Tom Armstrong on Doug... read more