Rappahannock River Yacht Club

RRYC Singlehanded Regatta Postponed

06/23/2017 3:26 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Given the high wind and thunderstorm forecast and with safety our first concern, we have made the decision to postpone our June 24 RRYC Singlehanded Regatta to a date to be determined.  PHRF Fleet Commander Ed Johnson will be looking... read more


RRYC Singlehanded Regatta

06/12/2017 12:32 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

One of our most exciting sailing events, the RRYC Singlehanded Regatta will be held June 24.  PRO Ned Crockett and his RC team will be setting a great course and expecting to see local sailors demonstrate how well they can... read more


Turkey Shoot Volunteers Needed

06/03/2017 12:37 pm
Regatta: Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta - Best Regatta on the Southern Bay!

The Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta is a charity event co-sponsored by RRYC and YPRCC.  Last years successful event raised $38,000 from both the weekend event and the event program.  We are looking for two volunteers to sell ads for our... read more


YPRCC Spring Regatta Results

06/03/2017 12:29 pm
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Eight boats made it to the YPRCC Spring Regatta with five RRYC boats and three YPRCC boats.  The weather was great with winds 8-11 mph for the first race and building to 12-14 mph for the second race.  Anker Madsen,... 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


Chesapeake Academy after school sailors hit the water at RRYC

05/31/2017 1:11 pm
Fleet: Junior Sailing Fleet

For the third year running Chesapeake Academy in partnership with Premier Sailing has held after school sailing at RRYC. read more


Over 20 kids attended RRYC’s first Junior Rappah Summer Social

05/31/2017 6:53 am
Fleet: Junior Sailing Fleet

The yacht club was buzzing with kids this past Memorial weekend for our first Junior Rappah social. Members children, grandchildren, friends and guest from Chesapeake Academy after school sailing club were sailing optis and sunfish with both Carter Creek and... read more


Women's Clinic a Sold Out Success!

05/26/2017 9:28 am
Fleet: Women's Sailing Program

On a windy afternoon on Mother’s day, sixteen intrepid women gathered on the club porch for the start of the 2017 Women’s Sailing Clinic. Because of the strong, gusty wind, the first Sunday’s session, May 14, was held on Carter’s... 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


Duffy Owners Invited to Join First Friday Celebration June 2, 2017 from 5:30-9:00 pm

05/12/2017 10:52 am
Fleet: Duffy Fleet

The Rappahannock River Yacht Club cordially invites all Carters Creek Duffy owners to join the First Friday celebration at the RRYC on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 5:30-9:00pm. The Rappahannock River Yacht Club is located at 100 Rappahannock Rd, Irvington,... read more


2017 Junior Regatta NOR and Registration Form Posted

05/11/2017 10:56 am
Regatta: Junior Regatta

For the Notice of Race ("NOR") click here .  To download the registration form click here. Please bring completed form with you.To pay the registration fee through PayPal, click herePlease pay $35 for Opti/Sunfish/Laser and $50 for 420. read more


YPRCC Spring Regatta rescheduled from May 13 to May 27

05/04/2017 11:54 am
Fleet: PHRF Racing Fleet

Due to an untimely passing it has been necessary to reschedule the YPRCC Spring Regatta from May 13 to Saturday May 27.  Since this gives everyone more time to get their boat ready and put together a crew we hope... 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


Ever Wondered What Happened to the Block Ice?

04/21/2017 10:47 am
Fleet: Cruising Fleet

The Club's ice supplier stopped providing block ice last year.  Being the ingenious sailors we are, there is a new solution.  Nordic ice packs are now available for FREE (yes, membership does have its privileges!).  Thanks to fellow members who... 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


Mini Hands Make Light Work

04/20/2017 10:09 am
Fleet: Junior Sailing Fleet

Thanks to some our youngest club members the Opti Fleet is looking spick and span ready for Chesapeake Academy after school sailing, to be held on Tuesdays in May and for our first Junior Rappah Social - scheduled for Saturday... read more