Skip to content

And in Local Racing News . . .

The weekend’s biggest race — and biggest party — wasn’t in New York, actually. It was right here in the Bay, with the 2019 Westpoint Regatta. We were, unfortunately, unable to attend or race in this year’s event, but principal race officer Russell Breed sent us a few photos from the committee boat.

We’ll have a full wrap-up of the Westpoint Regatta in the August issue of Latitude 38.

A little pre-start action off Treasure Island on Saturday.
© 2019 Russell Breed
A special thanks to any and all race committees for making sailboat racing possible. Sequoia Yacht Club always does a fabulous job.
© 2019 Russell Breed
Who needs a skyline thick with skyscrapers when you have San Francisco?
© 2019 Russell Breed

Leave a Comment

International Racing
Money can do a lot of things, but it can’t change the weather. Sometimes, though, you have to wonder. The New York SailGP event, held this past weekend on the Hudson off lower Manhattan, managed to find a perfect weather window after a week of heavy rain and fog in the Northeast.
Washing Waxing Varnishing
Westwind Washing, Waxing, Varnishing. Serving the Bay Area for more than 25 years.
Bay Area Maritime History
This month marks the 75th anniversary of one of the most horrendous events of World War II, which occurred right here in the Bay Area.