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A note regarding our Google Calendar:
Not all events are listed, particularly if they are outside the San Francisco Bay Area.
Many more events are listed on our Traditional Calendars.

 

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Feb. 27-Mar. 2 — SF Ocean Film Festival, Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center. Info, www.oceanfilmfest.org.

Feb. 27-Mar. 30 — The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain visit Oakland through 3/4; San Francisco's Pier 40, 3/5-11; Sausalito, 3/12-30; Redwood City, 3/31-4/15. Schedule & info, www.historicalseaport.org.

Feb. 28 — Sail a Small Boat Day, Richmond YC, 10:30-3:30. Free boat rides on a variety of dinghies, multihulls, skiffs and keelboats, plus free hot dogs. Info, www.richmondyc.org.

Feb. 28 — USCGA Boating Safety Class, Encinal YC, 8:30-4:30. $35. Doug, (510) 295-7430 or Rob, (510) 658-7085.

Feb. 28, Mar. 1, 14, 22 — West Coast North U Racing Tactics Seminars. At Berkeley YC, 2/28; Costa Mesa, 3/1; Kitsilano YC, Vancouver, BC, 3/14; and CYC of Seattle, 3/22. Francine, (203) 245-0727 or www.northu.com.

Mar. 2 — Mariners' Sunday, St. Luke Presbyterian Church, San Rafael, 10:00 a.m. An ecumenical service dedicated to mariners, with the StFYC Sons of the Sea Chorus. Brunch available at Loch Lomond YC; call (415) 706-0924 for reservations. To come by boat, call Ken at (707) 799-4057.

Mar. 4 — Pacific Puddle Jump Seminar & Party, Balboa YC, Panama City, noon-4 p.m. Drinks, snacks, presentation, and crew interviews. Info, www.pacificpuddlejump.com.

Mar. 4-25 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series at St. Francis YC, 12-2 p.m. Enjoy lunch and a dynamic speaker each Wednesday for about $25. All YCs' members welcome. More info under 'Events' tab at www.stfyc.com.

Mar. 4-25 — San Diego's South Bay Sea Scouts meet at Chula Vista Marina aboard the schooner Bill of Rights on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Sea Scouts is for guys & gals ages 13-20. John, (619) 852-7811.

Mar. 5 — Screening of the film Cape Horn Passage in the Schooner Wander Bird, CYC, 7 p.m. Info, www.cyc.org.

Mar. 5 — Sail under the full moon on a Thursday night.

Mar. 5-6 — RYA Short Range Certificate VHF course, SFYC. $120 + $90 licensing fee. Info, www.sfyc.org/training.

Mar. 7 — Pacific Puddle Jump Seminar & Party, Shelter Bay Marina, Caribbean side of the Panama Canal, noon-4 p.m. A Tahiti rep will attend this one. See 3/4 for more info.

Mar. 7 — Mariners Swap Meet, Channel Islands Landing, Oxnard. Snacks & beverages available. Info & reservations, (805) 985-6269.

Mar. 7, Apr. 4 — Chantey Sing aboard the historic vessel Eureka at Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 8 p.m.-midnight. Dress warmly. Free, but RSVP to Peter, (415) 561-7171.

Mar. 7-28 — Veterans' Sail, 10 a.m., and Keelboat Sail, 12 noon, every Sunday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor, SF. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.

Mar. 7-8 or 14-15 — ISAF/US Sailing Safety at Sea Course, SFYC. $240. Info, www.sfyc.org/training.

Mar. 8 — Spring forward at 2 a.m. for Daylight Saving Time.

Mar. 11 — Liferaft Training, Golden Gate YC in San Francisco, 3:30-5 p.m. $50. Reservations required. Sal's Inflatable Services, (510) 522-1824.

Mar. 11Latitude 38 Spring Crew List Party, GGYC in San Francisco, 6-9 p.m. $5 for ages 25 & under, $7 for everyone else; cash only at the door. Snacks included; no-host bar. Find a boat to sail on or find crew for your boat. Info, (415) 383-8200 or www.latitude38.com/crewlist/CrewParty/CrewParty.html.

Mar. 11 — Racing Rules of Sailing Seminar Series, Long Beach YC, 7 p.m. Info, www.lbyc.org.

Mar. 12 — Rules of the Road & Getting Your Captain's License seminar with Dan Leininger, Sausalito Club Nautique, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $10/members; $15/non-members includes appetizers and beverages. RSVP to (415) 332-8001.

Mar. 12 — Amateur Radio Class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m, Petaluma. Cram Tech or General. $25. RSVP

Mar. 12 — Single Sailors Association monthly meeting, Ballena Bay YC in Alameda. Info, www.singlesailors.org.

Mar. 12-15 — Sacramento Boat Show & Off-Road Exposition, Cal Expo. Info, www.sacramentoboatshow.com.

Mar. 20 — Vernal equinox.

Mar. 21 — Irish Fiddle Music on Balclutha, Hyde St. Pier, 1-2 p.m. $5; children 15 & under free. Info, www.nps.gov/safr.

Mar. 21 — Potter Yachterfest, Peninsula YC. Cruise, race and show & tell; ramp access at Docktown. St. Patrick's Day dinner at 7 p.m. Info & RSVP: Edward, (650) 771-1945.

Mar. 26 — Sailing in Croatia seminar with Don & Judy Durant, Alameda Club Nautique, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $10-$15 includes appetizers and beverages. RSVP to (510) 865-4700.

Mar. 28Racing with Copepods film screening, Bow Yoga, San Rafael, 8 p.m. Info/RSVP

Mar. 28 — Youth Sailing Open House of Puget Sound, Mt. Baker Rowing and Sailing Center, Seattle, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Info, www.nwyouthsailing.org/youth-sailing-open-house.html.

Mar. 31-Apr. 23 — Marine Weather course, Northwest Maritime Center, Port Townsend, WA. Tues. & Thurs, 6:30-8 p.m. Now available online. Info, www.nwmaritime.org.

Apr. 4 — Get Out on the Water Boating Event, Buckley Cove, Stockton. Info, www.riverpointlanding.com.

Apr. 5 — Easter Sunday.

Apr. 9-12 — Strictly Sail Pacific, Jack London Square, Oakland. Info, www.strictlysailpacific.com.

Apr. 11 — Call of the Sea/Educational Tall Ship Fundraiser, Matthew Turner Shipyard, Sausalito, 6-9 p.m. Drinks, food, music. Info, (415) 331-3214.

Apr. 11 — Opening Day on the Delta, Stockton YC. Boat parade, dining & entertainment; dock space as available. Info, (209) 946-9259 or www.stocktonyachtclub.org.

Apr. 11 — Wooden Boat Challenge at the Bodega Bay Fisherman's Festival, Westside Park. Construction begins at 10 a.m.; race starts at 2 p.m. Info, www.bbfishfest.org.

Apr. 19 — Berkeley YC Swap Meet & Open House, 6 a.m. Spaces, $20. Info, (510) 843-9292 or www.berkeleyyc.org.

Apr. 26 — Opening Day on the Bay. Info, www.picya.org.

2015 Calendar

Go here for the complete 2015
Northern California Sailing Calendar
and YRA Master Schedule
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  Race Bookmark and Share

Highlights indicate advertisers in the Northern California Sailing Calendar.

Feb. 27-Mar. 1 — Half-Day Laser Clinic on Friday followed by the California Laser Masters Championship at Mission Bay YC in San Diego. Info, www.mbyc.org.

Feb. 28 — SeqYC Singlehanded/Doublehanded #1. Rick, (650) 255-5766 or www.sequoiayc.org.

Feb. 28-Mar. 1 — Team Race 101. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Feb. 28-Mar. 1 — SCYA E.E. Manning Regatta for non-keelboats 20-ft & under. Alamitos Bay YC, www.abyc.org.

Mar. 4-7 — Farr 40 Midwinters in San Diego. SDYC, www.sdyc.org.

Mar. 7 — Long Distance #1. SSC, www.stocktonsc.org.

Mar. 7 — John Pitcher Memorial. CPYC, (650) 347-6730 or www.cpyc.com.

Mar. 7, 21, 28 — Spring Series. FLYC, www.flyc.org.

Mar. 7, Apr. 11 — Mercury Series at EYC. Info, www.encinal.org or Info, www.mercury-sail.com.

Mar. 7-8 — Big Daddy. RYC, www.richmondyc.org.

Mar. 7-8 — Spring Dinghy. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Mar. 8, Apr. 12 — Santana 22 Team Racing in Santa Cruz. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

Mar. 13-15 — San Diego NOOD Regatta, SDYC & Coronado YC. Info, www.sailingworld.com/nood-regattas.

Mar. 14 — Rites of Spring for doublehanded, singlehanded and all-women crews. A female singlehanded division is possible too. OYC, www.oaklandyachtclub.net.

Mar. 14 — Rosenblum Regatta. SFYC, www.sfyc.org.

Mar. 14-15 — Spring Keel/One Design. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Mar. 15 — Warm-up Race. PresYC, (415) 677-7917 or www.presidioyachtclub.org.

Mar. 15, 29, Apr. 12 — Spring Series #1-3. SSC, www.stocktonsc.org.

Mar. 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8, 15 — J/22 Spring Series. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Mar. 20-21 — Newport to Cabo Race starts. Deadline to enter is 3/1. NHYC, www.nhyccaborace.com.

Mar. 21 — Small Boat Series. EYC, www.encinal.org.

Mar. 21 — SSS Corinthian Race. Info, www.sfbaysss.org.

Mar. 21 — Jaws Pursuit Race. SYC, www.sausalitoyachtclub.org.

New Date! Mar. 21 — Race #3 & 4. ACYC, www.andreascoveyc.org.

Mar. 21 — SF Pelican Race on Oakland's Lake Merritt. Kelly, (650) 445-8979.

Mar. 21-22 — California Dreamin' Match Race. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Mar. 21-22 — NorCal High School Champs. SFYC, www.sfyc.org or www.pcisa.hssailing.org.

Mar. 28 — Doublehanded Farallones Race. BAMA, www.sfbama.org.

Mar. 28 — Corinthian Championship Series #1/Horsfall Vincent. Info, www.cyc.org.

Mar. 28 — America's Schooner Cup Charity Regatta, San Diego. All schooners invited; berths available for out-of-towners. Silver Gate YC, www.americasschoonercup.weebly.com.

Mar. 28 — Spring Shorteez. CPYC, www.cpyc.com.

Mar. 28 — Frostbite on Clear Lake. KBSC, www.kbsail.com.

Mar. 29 — Champion of Champions. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

Mar. 29-30 — San Francisco Cup. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 3 — Friday Night Windsurfing Series begins. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 4 — Andy Byrd Memorial. CPYC, www.cpyc.com.

Apr. 4 — North Bay Series #1. VYC, www.vyc.org.

Apr. 4 — Summer Series #1. KBSC, www.kbsail.com.

Apr. 4 — Trans-Folsom. FLYC, www.flyc.org.

Apr. 4 — Race #5 & 6. ACYC, www.andreascoveyc.org.

Apr. 4 — Bullship Race, in which 8-ft El Toros sail from Sausalito to San Francisco. Info, www.eltoroyra.org.

Apr. 4-5 — St. Francis Interconference Collegiate Regatta. StFYC, (415) 655-7756 or www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 9 — Thursday Night Kite Race Series begins. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 11 — Doublehanded Lightship. IYC, www.iyc.org.

Apr. 11 — Don Wan Regatta. TYC, www.tyc.org.

Apr. 11 — South Bay InterClub Race Series #1, run by CPYC. Info, www.jibeset.net.

Apr. 11 — Doublehanded Long Distance. SSC, www.stocktonsc.org.

Apr. 11 — Commodore's Regatta. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

Apr. 11-12 — Cal 20 Regatta. CYC, www.cyc.org.

Apr. 11-12 — Wheeler Regatta. BYC, www.berkeleyyc.org.

Apr. 11-12 — Big Dinghy. RYC, www.richmondyc.org.

Apr. 11-12 — Harken Opti Challenge Series #2. SFYC, www.sfyc.org.

Apr. 12 — Estuary Cup. EYC, www.encinal.org.

Apr. 24-26 — Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race. NOSA, www.newporttoensenada.com.

  Midwinter Regattas Bookmark and Share

BAY VIEW BC — Midwinter Madness: 3/14. Terry, (408) ­210-­0517 or www.bayviewboatclub.org.

BENICIA YC — Frostbite Series: 3/14. Joe, (707) 628-2914, www.beniciayachtclub.com.

BERKELEY YC — Midwinters Winners Race, 3/1. Bobbi, (925) 939-9885 or www.berkeleyyc.org.

BERKELEY YC — Chowder Races: Sundays through the end of March except when it conflicts with above. Paul, (510) 540-7968 or www.berkeleyyc.org.

CAL SAILING CLUB — Year-round Sunday morning dinghy races, conditions permitting, intraclub only, typically in Laser Bahias and JY15s. Info, www.cal-sailing.org.

COYOTE POINT YC — Winter Beercans: 3/8, 3/22. Info, (650) 347-6730 or www.cpyc.com.

ELKHORN YC — Frostbite Series: 3/14, 3/28, 4/11, 4/25. Info, (831) 724-3865, or www.elkhornyc.com.

ENCINAL YC — Jack Frost Series: 3/14. Info, (510) 522-3272 or www.encinal.org.

GOLDEN GATE YC — Manuel Fagundes Seaweed Soup Series: 3/7. Info, (415) 346-2628 or www.ggyc.com.

ISLAND YC — Island Days on the Estuary: 3/8. John, (510) 521-2980 or www.iyc.org.

LAKE MERRITT SAILING CLUB — Midwinters: 3/8; this year at Oakland's Jack London Aquatic Center on the Estuary instead of on the lake. Mark, (925) 245-0287.

OAKLAND YC — Sunday Brunch Series: 3/1. Info, www.oaklandyachtclub.net.

RICHMOND YC — Small Boat Midwinters: 3/1. Optis & El Toro Green Fleet: 1/31, 2/28. Info, www.richmondyc.org.

RICHMOND YC — Laser Sundays: 3/15, 3/22, 3/29. Info, http://rycsunday.myfleet.org.

SANTA CRUZ YC — Midwinters: 3/21. Info, (831) 425-0690 or www.scyc.org.

SANTA ROSA SC — Spring Lake Winter Series: 3/21. Info, www.santarosasailingclub.org.

SAUSALITO YC — Sunday Midwinters: 3/1. Info, www.sausalitoyachtclub.org.

SEQUOIA YC — Winter Series: 3/14. Redwood Cup pursuit race series: 1/10, 2/21, 3/7. Info, www.sequoiayc.org.

SOUTH BEACH YC — Island Fever Midwinters: 3/21. Janelle, (650) 303-8236 or www.southbeachyc.org.

TIBURON YC — Midwinters: 3/7. Info, www.tyc.org.

VALLEJO YC — Tiny Robbins Midwinters: 3/7. Info, (707) 643-1254 or www.vyc.org.


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Mar. 3-7 — Banderas Bay Regatta, five days of friendly racing for cruising boats out of Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, in one of the world's great sailing venues. Info, www.banderasbayregatta.com.

Mar. 6-8 — 35th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta. Their motto is "Serious Fun." Info, www.heinekenregatta.com.

Mar. 11-14 — Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta and Rendezvous at Costa Smeralda YC in Gorda Sound, BVI. Info, www.loropianasuperyachtregattaandrendezvous.com.

Mar. 16-Apr. 18 — Cruisers Rally to El Salvador. Start from wherever you are and cruise with your own group at your own pace. Arrive in Bahia del Sol by 3/16 to enjoy many weeks of activities. Info, www.elsalvadorrally.com.

Mar. 19-22 — St. Barths Bucket turns 21. Yachts from 100 to 289 feet go at it. Info, www.bucketregattas.com/stbarths.

Mar. 27-29 — St. Thomas International Regatta, in USVI. Info, www.stthomasinternationalregatta.com.

Mar. 30-Apr. 5 — BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival, with a huge bareboat fleet. Info, www.bvispringregatta.org.

Apr. 9-12 — La Paz Bay Fest for cruisers. Races, potlucks, seminars, and family activities. Info, www.clubcruceros.net.

Apr. 13-18 — Les Voiles de St. Barth. If you can sail, there's a decent chance you can get on a boat. Info, www.lesvoilesdesaintbarth.com.

Apr. 15-21 — Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta. There are often opportunities to crew in the Classic. Info, www.antiguaclassics.com.

Apr. 25-May 1 — Antigua Sailing Week, featuring serious racing on a variety of courses. Info, www.sailingweek.com.

June 19-20 — Tahiti-Moorea Sailing Rendezvous, hosted by Latitude 38, Tahiti Tourisme and other South Pacific partners, with cocktail parties, a sailing rally to Moorea, Polynesian music and dance performances, and cruiser participation in traditional Tahitian sports. Info, www.pacificpuddlejump.com.

Yellow highlightings indicates advertisers in the Northern California Sailing Calendar and YRA Master Schedule.

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