Skip to content

Fleet Week Air Show and Sailboats — What a Way to Spend the Weekend!

By Monica Grant | October 11, 2021 |

The US Navy’s Blue Angels and a variety of aircraft blazed across the sky over San Francisco Bay for the 2021 Fleet Week Air Show.

Sponsored Post
Hydrovane is your best crew member: an independent self-steering windvane and emergency rudder/steering system … ready to go!
Sponsored Post
Get on the water and race with confidence by taking Modern Sailing Racing Clinics for all levels from beginner to advanced.
Magazine Features: April 2024

PV Race & MEXORC

58
San Diego Yacht Club served up a 1,000-mile Puerto Vallarta Race on February 22-March 1. Since 1953, this San Diego to PV biennial has made miles of memories.

Green Sailors on a Green Journey

64
Megan Routbort and Thomas Poloniato, two late 20-somethings from the US and France, met in Berkeley and now are traveling the world, but only on forms of transportation that have a climate-positive effect.

Don't Give Up the Ship

68
Isolated in a remote corner of the Sea of Cortez. Hard aground. Exhausted. After more than 24 hours alone, David Haight needed help.

A Photos Phlashback 

72
A photos phlashback from staff as well as our readers. Send yours to [email protected].

Max Ebb: Wind, Spray & Speed

74
"College students sure look young these days," I thought as I made my way through the common room of the housing co-op just off campus where Lee Helm lives. I was there to drop off her cellphone, which she had carelessly left in my chart table after a Wednesday night race.

Racing sheet

78
With spring having sprung, we wrap up the Golden Gate and Berkeley Midwinters, welcome that spring classic the Big Daddy, review two Shorthanded Races, brave the wind for Marina del Rey's South Bay Tour, gaze at what's On the Horizon, and hope for rescue of the Santa Cruz Mile Buoy. Box Scores is loaded up with Midwinter Series results.
Featured boats from our classifieds