Rappahannock River Yacht Club

Slips Available

08/01/2016 9:52 am

Several slips are available for rent for your sailboat or powerboat, BIG or small.  Contact Club Manager Kent White at clubmanager@rryc.org or 804-438-6650 read more

John McCarthy Racing Rules of Sailing Seminar

01/19/2017 4:48 pm

Don't miss John McCarthy's RRS 2017-2020 seminar at RRYC on March 4, 2017.  See event notice for details. read more

New Member Orientation

03/23/2017 3:54 pm

New Members, Club Manager, Kent White, and the Membership Committee invite you to a New Member Orientation, on Saturday April 8 at 9:00 am, second floor of the Annex. Although some of you have been members of RRYC for a... read more

Floating Dock Extension Under Construction

03/31/2017 5:52 pm

The Club's floating dock is being extended and the project is almost complete.  Special thanks to Gary Hooper for leading this effort and to Carl Isbrandtsen, Lance Franke and Mikey Kennedy for their hard work.  Great job guys! read more

Swimming Pool is Open!

04/07/2017 11:40 am

Ahoy members,The pool is now open for your enjoyment...for all you brave souls who like the pool waters cool come and take a plunge, Brrrr. It won't be long before it warms up. read more

Community Sailing Day - Saturday April 29th

04/21/2017 10:34 am

The Community Sailing Day is designed to introduce families to the fun of sailing. The event is FREE and open to the first 20 families who register. Participants should plan to arrive at RRYC by noon to sign in and... read more

William Westbrook's Reading of The Bermuda Privateer at the Tides Inn

08/23/2017 6:05 pm

Bill Westbrook, who energized the Irvington we know today will hold a cocktail reception and book reading at The Tides Inn September 20 at 6PM.  Bill's new book, The Bermuda Privateer is the first in his new adventure series and... read more

Annual Labor Day Party - Saturday September 2nd at 1600

08/31/2017 1:00 pm

Don't forget this weekend is RRYC's Annual Labor Day party which takes place at Joe Sarnowski's house.  The party starts at 4 PM Saturday, September 2, 2017 . Come by boat or car. As usual, bring your entrée to BBQ,... read more

Rappahannock Cup Regatta

09/08/2017 5:34 pm

Racing for the coveted Rappahannock Cup will be held September 16 & 17. We won the cup back last year and need to keep possession!  PHRF Fleet Commander Ed Johnson will hold a strategy meeting Friday, September 15 at RRYC... 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

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

12/22/2017 1:09 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

Lecture on Weather

03/09/2018 11:40 am

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

2018 Typhoon Wednesday Night Spring and Fall Series-- Sailing Instructions

04/25/2018 12:21 pm

2018 Wednesday Night Sailing Instructions have been edited/corrected-- latest version is dated 4/25/2018. read more

Racing Rules Made Easy Seminar - February 9th at Old Dominion University

12/27/2018 2:10 pm

RACING RULES MADE EASY “FOUR IMPORTANT THINGS EACH RACER NEEDS TO KNOW” Saturday, February 9, 2019   900am-1200 pm Old Dominion University – Constant Hall Sponsored by BROAD BAY SAILING ASSOCIATION Taught by John McCarthy – US Sailing Race Officer,... read more

2019 Women's Sailing Clinic

04/09/2019 7:24 am

RRYC will host a Women's Clinic on May 19th from noon to 4pm. This event is for those who are beginners, who are rusty or who are just not used to taking the helm or making the decisions on a... read more

Nautical Skills Seminars.

05/14/2019 12:35 pm

Is that dock line secure? Ever activated the MOB button on your boat? How do you fire a flare? RRYC will hold a series of short, hands-on seminars. Each will cover essential skills with opportunity to practice on land and... read more