Rappahannock River Yacht Club

Typhoon 2018 Season

04/18/2018 2:18 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

Our Typhooon season starts Wednesday 18th April with a 3.30pm talk by Jerry Latell of Ullman Sails on Typhoon sail trim and other racing subjects.   Drinks and much chat and heavy hors d'oeuvres will follow at 6pm.  See you there! ... read more


Have Your Signed Up for the Typhoon Nationals?

04/14/2018 11:58 am
Regatta: 2018 Typhoon National Championship Regatta

Sailors are traveling from Portland, ME, Syracuse, NY and Muskegon, MI to compete in the 5th National Typhoon Championship Regatta. Captain Jim Key who sails Key to Happiness is coming for his 4th time making the 815 mile, 12+ hour... read more


2018 Women's Sailing Clinic Scheduled for Sunday May 6 and May 20 from 1pm to 4pm

03/19/2018 2:18 pm
Fleet: Women's Sailing Program

This year's Women's Sailing Clinic is being offered jointly with Premier Sailing who is celebrating their 20th anniversary. In 1998, the first sailing session taught by Premier Sailing here on Carter's Creek was a women's sailing event. The 2018 Clinic will... read more


Lecture on Weather

03/09/2018 12:40 pm

On May 11th, join us for a one and a half hour talk by John Mill aimed at increasing our understanding of weather events. John Mill was the author of the Coast Guard's comprehensive Auxiliary Speciality Course on weather. John... read more


Updated 2018 Cruising Schedule of 15 Feb 18

02/15/2018 10:52 pm
Fleet: Cruising Fleet

Based on responses to the Cruising Survey and deconfliction with other RRYC activities the 2018 Cruising Schedule has been updated.  Please click here to see it. read more


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

02/12/2018 12:47 pm
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


2018 Proposed Cruising Schedule

02/06/2018 11:22 am
Fleet: Cruising Fleet

Cruisers!  Please review and coment on the proposed schedule.  Silence is consent!  KenClick here to see schedule. read more


2018 Typhoon Nationals NOR and Entry Form

01/26/2018 3:30 pm
Regatta: 2018 Typhoon National Championship Regatta

The 2018 Typhoon National Championship Regatta Notice of Race has been updated, and the Entry form is now available.2018 Typhoon Nationals Notice of Race (NOR)2018 Typhoon Nationals Entry Form read more


PHRF Planning and Development Meeting

12/28/2017 12:39 pm
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


SCC Directs Dominion Power to Build Replacement Power Line under Rappahannock River

12/22/2017 2:09 pm

The State Corporation Commission has ordered Dominion Energy to install a new transmission line under, instead of over, the Rappahannock River near the Robert O. Norris Jr. Bridge between Grey’s Point and White Stone.Dominion says it does not intend to... read more


US Sailing Race Management Seminar

11/29/2017 10:02 pm

US SAILING ODRMS – Saturday, January 20, 2018    For Race Officials, and those who want to be, the US SAILING One Day Race Management Seminar will be on Saturday, January 20, 2018, hosted by Hampton Yacht Club in Hampton,... 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


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


Visit to the Royal Cape Yacht Club

09/28/2017 4:03 pm

In August on the other side of the Atlantic, fellow RRYC sailors Danielle and George Kuper, Lance Franke and Stephanie Chaufournier presented the RRYC burgee to the Royal Cape Yacht Club in Cape Town South Africa.  During their visit, the... read more


Fall Typhoon Series -- Standings After 4 Throw-outs

09/28/2017 3:40 pm
Fleet: Typhoon Racing

Here are the series results through September 27 which reflects 4 throw-outs:One more race to go before the 2017 Fall Series concludes!  See you next Wednesday (10/4) on the race course and the following Wednesday (10/11) at the Clubhouse for... 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