Category: Race Reports

Youth Sailing Fall Season Wrap-up

With 120 sailors, 100 boats rigged, and course set, the final regatta of the Northwest Youth Racing Circuit was ready to go. At the 10:00 skipper’s meeting, Executive Director Mary Anne Ward welcomed the crowd to Sail Sand Point for Octoberfest weekend, followed by the Sailing Foundation’s Andrew Nelson and...

Puget Sound Sailing Championship – Wild Fall Fun

Corinthian Yacht Club’s (CYC) Puget Sound Sailing Championship (PSSC) Big Boat regatta delivered, as it almost always does.  One day of very big breeze and another of light-to-moderate conditions offered a representative mix of fall sailing in the Pacific Northwest for ten fleets, who were racing either one-design or...

Team Madrona Update Days 4/5 – KETCHIKAN!

Once again, the Madrona crew wows us with sailing and engaging story telling.  They’re safely in Ketchikan with a 4th place finish, and strong contenders for the all-time highest leves of crew morale!  They offer this report from the last two days.  R2AK complete!  Well done, Madrona! Madrona Fans,...

48°N R2AK Update #3

48° North Race to Alaska Coverage is brought to you by Globalstar Satellite Phones. R2AK Update #3: June 30, 2016, 4:30pm We obviously have to start with this: we are over the moon for Team MAD Dog. What an incredible showing, what grit and spirit and focus and skill....

48°N R2AK Update #2

48° North Coverage of Race to Alaska is brought to you by Globalstar Satellite Phones Race to Alaska Update #2, June 29, 2016, 2:00pm Race to Alaska 2016 just passed the 72 hour mark since the running/rowing/pedaling start in Victoria. It’s hard to believe it’s only been three days....

R2AK Leg 2 Day 2 Report from Team Madrona

Our friends (and some of our region’s finest sailors) aboard Madrona report on the second 24 hours of Race to Alaska here.  They’ve been generous enough to share these reports for reposting, so this is direct and unchanged from the Madrona crew. Hi Madrona Fans, Can’t believe it’s only...

48°N Race to Alaska Update #1

48° North Coverage of Race to Alaska is brought to you by Globalstar Satellite Phones June has come to the Pacific Northwest, and even though it’s only in its second year, everything in the world of sailing seems to be centered around the Race to Alaska, the second leg...