Rappahannock River Yacht Club

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 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

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

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 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

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

2017 Rappahannock Cup Regatta SIs

09/13/2017 11:01 am
Regatta: 2017 Rappahannock Cup Regatta

Sailing instructions for the 2017 Rapp Cup are available by going to rryc.org/fleets/phrf/files. 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

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

2017 Turkey Shoot Regatta - September 1st Deadline!

08/31/2017 1:20 pm
Regatta: Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta - Best Regatta on the Southern Bay!

Only 2 more days (September 1st deadline) to register and get you boat name on the 2017 Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta T-Shirt. Don’t delay...enter now at Yachtscoring.com    A Great Event for a Worthy Cause!  You can fly a Golden Burgee... 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

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

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

Junior Sailors Race and Swim to Keep Cool at the Hot Rappahannock River Junior Regatta

07/29/2017 3:05 pm
Regatta: Junior Regatta

Forty junior sailors from four Virginia yacht clubs and one sailing school joined in the annual RRYC Junior Regatta on sunny, hot Saturday, July 22. Competitors, both young women and men, hailed from RRYC, Fishing Bay Yacht Club (FBYC), Norfolk... read more

Paddle Carter's Creek on Saturday September 23

07/19/2017 2:25 pm
Fleet: Kayak Fleet

Blanche Stevens will lead a paddle on Carters Creek Saturday September 23. Those who want to join her exploring Carters Creek can meet her at RRYC by 9:30 am. We will explore Carters Creek, route to be determined by the... read more

2017 Junior Regatta Sailing Instructions

07/17/2017 1:31 pm
Regatta: Junior Regatta

2017 Junior Regatta SIs available here. read more