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October’s Caption Contest(!)

It’s time for this month’s Caption Contest(!). We expect this photo will get tongues wagging about who has right of way, but in the end, it’s all meant to be fun. So go for it; give us your best caption.

Your caption here.
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In case you missed it, here’s the link to Latitude 38‘s Loose Lips, where we announced the September Caption Contest(!) winner and top ten comments.


  1. Phileta Riley 2 years ago

    Starboard, dammit!

  2. Bruce Munro 2 years ago

    Excuse me!

  3. Vince Casalaina 2 years ago

    Room? You don’t get no stinking room!

  4. Robert Goldberg 2 years ago

    Could we please maintain a 6 foot distance for Covid-19 safety???

  5. Jeff DRUST 2 years ago

    For the caption: “Next time please make the finish line longer…”

  6. Ros 2 years ago

    After a year of social distancing, this is the Hot Vax Summer that we’ve all dreamed of 😀

    As an aside, the blue boat doesn’t have its jib out. WTF is going on there? 😀

  7. Art Ewart 2 years ago

    We have the right of way. No, WE have the right of way. Heck no, we have the right of way.oh,the helmwith it.

  8. Brian Richards 2 years ago

    Wish they made these leeward gates a little wider.

    Looks like the Jack Russell races

  9. Fast Freddy Farfinkel 2 years ago

    Next time, don’t yell “Crew Overboard!” so loud.

  10. Mark Bettis 2 years ago

    The dash to pick up that splash hit ball in McCovey Cove just keeps getting crazier!!

  11. Ted Crocker 2 years ago

    Did someone say there was a sale on navigation gear ?!

  12. Elan 2 years ago

    Oh the sound of crunching fiberglass.

  13. Bill Andrew 2 years ago

    OK, huddle up everyone…

  14. Bill Andrew 2 years ago

    Welcome to the newest Olympic sport, Rugby Sailing. Next up, Rugby Sailing – on foils!

  15. John Tennyson 2 years ago

    Unsurprisingly, the Staten Island Yacht Club was upset when their scene in The Purge wound up on the cutting room floor.

  16. Chris Walton 2 years ago

    Lane ends. Merge left.

  17. John Hughes 2 years ago

    Please pass the Grey Poupon.

    • Janis Ley 2 years ago

      I didn’t see your comment but that is what I posted!

  18. David Gruver 2 years ago

    That day when the club bar announced last call early due to Covid restrictions.

  19. Scott Henry 2 years ago

    Boat cuddle time!

  20. Rob Humphries 2 years ago

    Room! Mast abeam, abeam, abeam, abeam….

  21. Dave 2 years ago

    Redneck yacht club.

  22. Jannie Racette 2 years ago


  23. Marc Lombardi 2 years ago

    Next time maybe we should take the sails down before trying to raft up….just a thought….

  24. Julie 2 years ago

    Boat Hockey

  25. Mark D 2 years ago

    Verstappen and Hamilton go for a boat ride…

  26. Ron Harben 2 years ago

    Nautical version of musical chairs

  27. Rosann Allenbaugh 2 years ago

    “The fleet was caught in skirmish and the PRO was killed due to an overwhelmingly favored starting end”

  28. David Chaffin 2 years ago

    “Worst drive through fast food rrsturant I have ever been through!”

  29. Tom W 2 years ago

    Pardon me, scuze me, pardone me, barging! Room at the mark! Pardon me.
    Please pass the grey poupon!

  30. William Gilmore 2 years ago

    “I always look forward to the weekend so I can get away”

  31. Jeff Collier 2 years ago

    Hard to find clear air on Folsom Lake in late summer when the lake gets low.

  32. Admiral Jake 2 years ago

    Hey mate, did you hear the news!?! … [Insert prominant shipyard name] is allowing DIY bottom jobs again!

  33. ken brinkley 2 years ago

    whats the rush ?

  34. Pat McIntosh 2 years ago

    AHOY – First guy to the black barrel of beer gets it!

  35. Alice Shinn 2 years ago

    There’s always room for one more.

  36. David Hume 2 years ago

    Testing continues on the new Lagoon Cinquomaran

  37. milly Biller 2 years ago

    What could go wrong ?

  38. peter metcalf 2 years ago

    Feeding time!

  39. David Cohan 2 years ago

    I know we haven’t been able to raft up for cocktails for a long time, but maybe we should be just a tad more patient.

  40. Chuck Bremberg 2 years ago

    Excuse me, but does anyone have any grey poupon.

  41. Aaron Espanet 2 years ago

    “Join the regatta!”, they said. “It’ll be fun!”, they said…

  42. Carolyn Pendley 2 years ago

    Pass the ketchup please.

  43. Paul Schupbach 2 years ago


  44. Heath 2 years ago

    Vaxed, Waxed and ready for Contact!

  45. David R 2 years ago

    Replying to the photographer: “Why don’t YOU try backing up a bit!”

  46. Marcus 2 years ago

    Damn Latitude38 photoboat was in the way again.

  47. Jeffrey R Berman 2 years ago

    We you need other guys to fill out the circle from the other side!

  48. Lisa 2 years ago


  49. Sailorette 2 years ago

    Did you say you had an iced keg aboard?!?

  50. Freddy Farfinkel 2 years ago

    Next time, don’t yell “Crew overboard” so loud!

  51. Dee Weitzman 2 years ago

    Excuse me, coming through!

  52. Rebecca Powell 2 years ago

    Dudes! There ARE other fish in the sea!

  53. Jay Sorensen 2 years ago

    The last mooring ball always gets the attention

  54. MARK CAPLIN 2 years ago

    The group therapy session for sailors proved to be more of a problem than originally thought.

  55. Jay Lambert 2 years ago

    the three topless girls had already left the bow and scrambled below.

  56. Bill Huber 2 years ago

    When the plug was pulled, all the boats were inexorably, relentlessly, drawn toward the deepening, widening whirlpool!

  57. Bill Huber 2 years ago

    The view from Newsom’s transom in the recall race.

  58. Lee Panza 2 years ago

    Having decided that Clipper was too crowded on Fleet Weekend, the club decided to take their raft-up and try to find someplace quieter.

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