Rappahannock River Yacht Club

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


Kayak the Great Wicomico by Sampson's Wharf - Saturday July 8th at 10AM

07/06/2017 10:10 am
Fleet: Kayak Fleet

Greg Kirkbride is leading a paddle on the Great Wicomico. The kayak fleet will meet a 10AM Sat 7/8 at Sampson's Wharf on Great Wicomico (directions below). If you would like to go, we can pick up your kayaks at... read more


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