Rappahannock River Yacht Club

The 2017 Spring Series starts Wednesday April 26th and the Warning Gun goes off at 1800.   The 2017 Sailing Instructions are posted below.  Gary Hooper is the 2016-2017 Fleet Commander and is reachable by email at typhooncommander@rryc.org.


RRYC hosts the largest fleet of Cape Dory Typhoons in the world with an estimated 50 Typhoon in the vicinity of Carter's Creek. The fleet has an active racing schedule including the Spring and Fall series and hosts the National Regatta every two years and participates in one-design races at neighboring yacht clubs through the year.

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Fall Typhoon Series -- Standings After Throw-outs

Sunday, September 17, 2017

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

Sunday, September 17, 2017

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

Typhoon Wednesday Night Fall Series

Thursday, August 31, 2017

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

Typhoon Spring Series Results - 5/31/17

Friday, June 02, 2017

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

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2017 Spring Typhoon Series

The 2017 Spring Series kicked off April 19th with a Training Seminar and Dinner. The first race started Wed April 26.

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2016 Fall Typhoon Series

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2011 Typhoon National Championship

RRYC hosted the world's largest Typhoon National Championship complete with a sunflower raft-up.

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