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Apr. 1 — Corinthian Speaker Series featuring artist/racer Jim DeWitt, 7 p.m. Free, but sign up at www.cyc.org or (415) 435-4771.

Apr. 1-27 — The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain visit Redwood City through 4/13; Eureka, 4/17-22; Crescent City, 4/23-27. Info, www.historicalseaport.org.

Apr. 1-29 — 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.

Apr. 1-29 — 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.

Apr. 4 — Laserpalooza, Alameda Community Sailing Center, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Social for new and existing Laser sailors, free BBQ & sailing. Bring your Laser for help getting it ready for the season. Ryan, (510) 681-5815.

Apr. 4 — Get Out on the Water Boating Event, Buckley Cove Launch Ramp, Stockton, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Check out boats, accessories & clubs. Info, www.riverpointlanding.com.

Apr. 4 — Sail under the full moon on a Saturday night.

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.

Apr. 4-25 — Sailing in Access Dinghies, 10 a.m., every Saturday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Meet at Java House. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.

Apr. 5 — Easter Sunday.

Apr. 5-26 — 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.

Apr. 8 — Sequoia YC Beer Can Season Kickoff, 7 p.m. Dinner, seminar on using RaceQs to improve your tactics and boat handling. Will Paxton will discuss sail trim video analysis. Open to all. Info, www.sequoiayc.org/racing.

Apr. 9 — Single Sailors Association monthly meeting, Ballena Bay YC in Alameda. Social hour, 6:30 p.m.; dinner, 7; meeting, 7:30. Info, www.singlesailors.org.

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

Apr. 10Baja Ha-Ha, Pacific Puddle Jump & Circumnavigators' Reunion at the Latitude 38 booth #219 at Strictly Sail Pacific, 6-8 p.m. Info, www.strictlysailpacific.com.

Apr. 10 — Eric Stone in concert, Oakland YC in Alameda, 8:00 p.m. Dinner & concert, $40 inclusive; concert only, $10. RSVP to Elaine, (510) 522-6868.

Apr. 10 — Polynesian Canoe Builders present ancient designs, building methods and instructions for a traditional Vaka o Lata at the Matthew Turner Shipyard, Sausalito, 5-6 p.m. Free. Alan, (415) 847-0426.

Apr. 10, 11 — Baja Ha-Ha How-To, a seminar by Latitude 38 editor Andy Turpin at Strictly Sail Pacific, 1 p.m. on 4/10; 11:45 a.m. on 4/11. Info, www.strictlysailpacific.com.

Apr. 10, 11 — Tahiti and the Pacific Puddle Jump, a seminar by Andy Turpin at Strictly Sail Pacific, 3:30 p.m. on 4/10; 1 p.m. on 4/11. 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, silent auction. $75/adults; $30/under 21. Info, (415) 331-3214.

Apr. 11 — A Sailing Life Inspires a Celebration of Sailing and Ocean Conservation seminar by Latitude 38 associate publisher John Arndt at Strictly Sail Pacific, 10:30 a.m. Info, www.strictlysailpacific.com.

Apr. 11 — Spring Swap Meet, Emeryville Marina, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Buy, sell, trade. Info, (510) 418-1908.

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. 11 — Berkeley Bay Festival, Berkeley Marina, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Info, www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/BayFestival.

Apr. 11, May 9 — Amateur Radio Class, Petaluma, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cram Tech or General class/exam. $25. RSVP required, (707) 762-9414 or

Apr. 11, May 17 — Cal Sailing Club Open House, with free sailboat rides, 1-4 p.m. Info, www.cal-sailing.org.

Apr. 12 — US Sailing Coastal Safety at Sea Seminar, Strictly Sail Pacific, Oakland, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $65 includes free show admission. Info, www.strictlysailpacific.com.

Apr. 16 — OYRA Pre-Season Get-Together & Skippers Meeting, Berkeley YC, 6 p.m. Kame Richards will talk about playing the currents, 7 p.m. Info, www.yra.org.

Apr. 18 — Club Nautique Open House, Alameda, noon-4 p.m. View the fleet, join a seminar, enjoy hot dogs & beverages. RSVP, (510) 865-4700. Info, www.clubnautique.net.

Apr. 18 — Opening Day, Stockton SC. Marine swap meet, free sailboat rides, boat parade & blessing, games, food. Info, (209) 951-5600 or www.stocktonsc.org.

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

Apr. 22 — Celebrate Earth Day on the liquid part.

Apr. 25 — Club Nautique Open House, Sausalito, noon-4 p.m. View the fleet, join a seminar, enjoy hot dogs & beverages. RSVP (415) 332-8001. Info, www.clubnautique.net.

Apr. 25 — Marine Swap Meet, Ballena Isle Marina, Alameda, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Free spaces; first come, first served; in parking lot E. (510) 523-5528.

Apr. 25 — About Boating Safely, Del Rey YC, Marina del Rey, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. $55/person or $80/couple, including book, continental breakfast, and lunch. Reserve your spot

Apr. 26 — Opening Day on the Bay. Interfaith Blessing of the Pleasure Craft, Raccoon Strait, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; info, www.cyc.org. Decorated Boat Parade, theme Youth in Boating, Crissy Field to Pier 39, noon; info, www.picya.org.

May 2 — Opening Day on the South Bay. SeqYC, www.sequoiayc.org.

May 2 — Opening Day on Lake Yosemite. LYSA, www.lakeyosemitesailing.org.

May 2 — Nautical Swap Meet, Owl Harbor, Isleton, 9 a.m.-noon. Part of Delta Loop Fest. Reserve a free space at (916) 777-6055.

May 2 — Marine Gear Swap Meet, Chula Vista Marina, San Diego, 7 a.m.-noon. Includes a 'Responsible Disposal Day' for electronics, appliances, computers, cushions, sails, small batteries, etc. No hazardous waste. Info, (619) 862-2835.

May 6 — Corinthian Speaker Series featuring Elaina Breen, crew on the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, 7 p.m. Free, but sign up at www.cyc.org or (415) 435-4771.

May 6 — Racing Rules of Sailing Seminar with Randy Smith, Long Beach YC, 7 p.m. Info, www.lbyc.org.

May 10 — Take Mom sailing.

May 16 — Delta Cruising Seminar/Delta Doo Dah Kickoff Party, Richmond YC, 6 p.m. Info, www.deltadoodah.com.

May 16 — Nautical Swap Meet, Marina Bay, Richmond, 8 a.m.-noon.

May 16-17 — Women's Sailing Seminar, Corinthian YC, Tiburon. Info, www.cyc.org.

May 17 — US Sailing Safety at Sea Seminar, Encinal YC, Alameda, 8 a.m. Info, www.pacificcup.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.

Apr. 4 — Andy Byrd Memorial. CPYC, (650) 347-6730 or 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. 11 — Doublehanded Lightship. IYC, www.iyc.org.

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

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

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

Apr. 11 — Carmiggelt Regatta/Mercury NorCal Series at EYC. Info, www.encinal.org or Info, www.mercury-sail.com.

Apr. 11, 25 — Frostbite Series. ElkYC, (831) 724-3865 or www.elkhornyc.com.

Apr. 11, May 9 — South Bay InterClub Race Series. Info, www.jibeset.net.

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

Apr. 12, 26, May 3, 17 — Spring Series Races #3-6. SSC, www.stocktonsc.org.

Apr. 18 — Spring Series Race #1. YRA, www.yra.org.

Apr. 18 — Round the Rocks. SSS, www.sfbaysss.org.

Apr. 18 — Summer #1. SeqYC, www.sequoiayc.org.

Apr. 18 — Intraclub Race #1. RYC, www.richmondyc.org.

Apr. 18, May 16 — Spring One Design #1 & #2. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

Apr. 18-19 — J/Fest. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 18-19 — Resin Regatta. SFYC, www.sfyc.org.

Apr. 18-19 — Camellia Cup Regatta, with five races on Folsom Lake. FLYC, www.flyc.org.

Apr. 18-19 — High School Gold PCC Regatta. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 19, May 2, 16 — WBRA Races. YRA, www.yra.org.

Apr. 19, May 17 — Baxter/Judson Series Races #1 & #2. PresYC, www.presidioyachtclub.org.

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

Apr. 25 — OYRA Lightship Race. YRA, www.yra.org.

Apr. 25 — Twin Island Series Race #1. Usually around Alcatraz and Angel Island, sometimes Angel and Red Rock, in either direction. SYC, www.sausalitoyachtclub.org.

Apr. 25 — 26-mile Konocti Cup and 13-mile Half Cup on Clear Lake. KBSC, www.kbsail.com.

Apr. 25 — SF Pelican Race on Lake Del Valle, Livermore. Kelly, (650) 445-8979.

Apr. 25 — Intraclub Regatta. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

Apr. 25 — Anniversary Cup. SFYC, www.sfyc.org.

Apr. 25, May 16 — Cal Cup Series for windsurfers. BYC, www.berkeleyyc.org.

Apr. 25-26 — Laser NorCals. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

Apr. 26 — SCORE #1. SCYC, www.scyc.org.

May 2 — Small Boat Races #2. EYC, www.encinal.org.

May 2 — Commodore's Cup Youth Regatta. HMBYC, www.hmbyc.org.

May 2-3 — Great Vallejo Race. YRA, www.yra.org.

May 2-3 — Elvstrom Zellerbach. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

May 2-3 — Cinco de Mayo. Santa Barbara Sailing Club, www.sailsbsc.org.

May 3 — Monterey Bay Leukemia Cup, hosted by SCYC. Info, www.leukemiacup.org/gba.

May 3 — Frank Ballentine Memorial Pursuit Race. CPYC, www.cpyc.com.

May 8-10 — Ficker Cup. LBYC, www.lbyc.org.

May 8-16 — International One Metre World Championship, hosted by South Bay Model YC on Central Lake, Foster City. Info, www.usaiomworlds.com.

May 9 — OYRA Farallones Race. YRA, www.yra.org.

May 9 — Single/Doublehanded Series Race #2. SeqYC, www.sequoiayc.org.

May 9 — Long Distance #2. SSC, www.stocktonsc.org.

May 9 — Monterey Laser Championships. MPYC, www.mpyc.org.

May 9 — Homecoming/Mercury NorCal Series at EYC. Info, www.encinal.org or www.mercury-sail.com.

May 9 — Flight of the Bulls, Lake Elizabeth, Fremont. Info, www.eltoroyra.org.

May 13-17 — Congressional Cup. LBYC, www.lbyc.org.

May 16 — Spring Series Race #2. YRA, www.yra.org.

May 16 — Women Skippers Race. Male and female crew welcome. SYC, www.sausalitoyachtclub.org.

May 16-17 — Phyllis Kleinman Swiftsure Regatta. StFYC, www.stfyc.com.

May 16-17 — Elite Keel & J/24 Westerns. SFYC, www.sfyc.org.

Canceled! May 16-17 — LYSA Spring Regatta, Lake Yosemite. Jerry, (559) 776-9429 or www.lakeyosemitesailing.org.

May 22 — SFYC/MPYC Spinnaker Cup to Monterey. Info, www.sfyc.org.

May 23 — Singlehanded Farallones, a stepping stone to the 2016 Singlehanded TransPac. SSS, www.sfbaysss.org.


  Beer Can Series Bookmark and Share

BALLENA BAY YC — Friday Night Grillers: 3/20, 4/3, 4/17, 5/1, 5/15, 5/29, 7/10, 7/24, 8/7, 8/21, 9/4, 9/18. Info, (510) 865-2511 or www.bbyc.org.

BAY VIEW BC — Monday Night Madness Spring Series: 4/13, 4/27, 5/11, 5/25, 6/8, 6/22 (make-up). Terry, (408) 210-0517 or www.bayviewboatclub.org.

BENICIA YACHT CLUB — Every Thursday night: 4/2-9/24. Joe, (707) 628-2914 or www.beniciayachtclub.com.
Vanguard 15 Fleet 76 Friday Night Series: 4/3-9/25. Info, www.beniciav15.org.

BERKELEY YC — Every Friday night: 4/3-9/18. 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.

CORINTHIAN YC — Every Friday night: 4/17-8/28. Jim, (415) 847-2460 or www.cyc.org.

COYOTE POINT YC — Every Wednesday night: 4/15-10/7.
Info, (650) 347-6730 or www.cpyc.com.

ENCINAL YC — Friday night Spring Twilight Series on the Estuary: 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/29, 6/12. Doug, (510) 867-8064 or www.encinal.org.

FOLSOM LAKE YC — Every Wednesday night: 5/6-8/26.
Friday Night Summer Sunset Series: 5/15, 6/12, 7/17, 8/7.
Racing will be cancelled if the lake elevation falls below 400-ft. Info, (916) 534-8458 or www.flyc.org.

GOLDEN GATE YC — Friday nights: 5/8, 5/22, 6/5, 6/19, 7/3, 7/17, 7/31, 8/14, 8/28. Dennis, (510) 703-5779, or www.ggyc.com.

ISLAND YC — Island Nights, Fridays on the Estuary: 4/10, 4/24, 5/15, 6/5, 6/12. John, (510) 521-2980 or www.iyc.org.

LAKE TAHOE WINDJAMMERS YC — Every Wednesday night: 5/20-10/7. Info, www.tahoewindjammers.com.

LAKE WASHINGTON SC — Every Thursday night: 5/1-9/25. Info, www.lwsailing.org.

LAKE YOSEMITE SA — Every Thursday night: May-Aug. Jerry, (559) 776-9429 or www.lakeyosemitesailing.org.

MONTEREY PENINSULA YC — Sunset Series, every Wednesday night: 3/25-9/30; Summer Solstice Fiasco Race: 6/17.
Victoria Model Yacht Series, every Friday night: 3/27-10/2.
Info, www.mpyc.org.

OAKLAND YC — Sweet 16 Spring Series, every Wednesday night: 4/29-6/17. Jim, (510) 277-4676 or www.oaklandyachtclub.net.

PRESIDIO YACHT CLUB — Thursday night Crazy Eights: 5/7, 5/21, 6/4, 6/18, 7/2, 7/30, 8/13, 8/27. Anne, (415) 331-5335, www.presidioyachtclub.org.

RICHMOND YC — Wednesday nights: 4/1, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29, 8/5, 8/12, 8/19, 8/26, 9/2, 9/16, 9/23. Eric, (510) 841-6022 or www.richmondyc.org.

ST. FRANCIS YC — J/22 Spring Series, Wednesday nights: 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22.
Windsurfing Series, Friday nights: 4/3, 4/17, 5/1, 5/15, 5/29, 6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/7, 8/21, 9/11, 9/25.
Kiteboarding Series, Thursday nights: 4/9, 4/23, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4, 6/18, 7/2, 7/16, 7/30, 8/13, 9/3, 9/10, 9/24.
Wednesday Evening Series: 4/29-6/24 & 8/5-8/26.
Melanie, (415) 563-6363 or www.stfyc.com.

SANTA CRUZ YC — Every Wednesday night: 3/11-10/28. Laser Friday Nights: 4/17, 5/15, 6/19, 7/17, 8/14. Info, (831) 425-0690 or www.scyc.org.

SAUSALITO YC — Tuesday night Spring Sunset Series: 4/28, 5/12, 5/26, 6/9, 6/23. Chuck, www.sausalitoyachtclub.org.

SEQUOIA YC — Pursuit racing every Wednesday night: 4/15-10/14; Hannig Cup: 8/26. Rick, (650) 255-5766. Soda Can Series for Laser Radials & 4.7s: 4/3, 4/17, 5/1, 5/15, 5/29. Peter, (650) 847-9018. Info, www.sequoiayc.org.

SOUTH BEACH YC — Friday Night Series: 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29, 6/5, 6/19, 6/26, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7, 8/21, 8/28. Gerard, (415) 495-2295 or www.southbeachyc.org.

STOCKTON SC — Every Wednesday night: 5/6-9/30. Kelly, (209) 951-5600 or www.stocktonsc.org.

TAHOE YC — Laser Series, every Monday night: 5/25-8/24. Rick, (530) 581-4700. Beer Can Series, every Wednesday night: 5/27-8/26. Dan, (530) 581-4700 or www.tahoeyc.com.

TIBURON YC — Every Friday night: 5/22-9/4. Ian, (415) 883-6339 or www.tyc.org.

TREASURE ISLAND SAILING CENTER — Vanguard 15 and Laser racing every Thursday night: 4/2-9/10. Info, www.vanguard15.org or www.tilaserfleet.org.

VALLEJO YC — Every Wednesday night: 4/1-9/30. Dave, (925) 580-1499 or www.vyc.org.


  In the Tropics Bookmark and Share

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

Apr. 9-12 — 10th Annual La Paz Bay Fest for cruisers. Races, wine tasting, workshops, games, volleyball, bocce ball, a luau, a chili cook-off, raffle prizes, live music, arts & crafts and salty storytelling. 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.

May 1-2 — Loreto Fest, Puerto Escondido, Baja California Sur. Downsized and refocused this year, with food vendors, bay clean-up, swap meet, cruiser jam sessions, arts & crafts, games, and nightly potlucks. Membership is 100 pesos. Info, www.hiddenportyachtclub.com/events.

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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