2013 Cliff McNamara Champion of Champions Invitational

March 31, 2014Club Features, Regattas

Sunday found itself right in the middle of some very exciting racing with keelboats of all sizes competing at the mark roundings.   Congratulations to this year’s winner, the Santa Cruz 27, Hanalei.  See Complete Regatta Results HERE Start Slideshow   Have photos? Let us know. We’d love to share them.

Darn Vacations

March 20, 2014Catalinas, SCYC Fleet News

By Barry Keeler Catalina Tuesday March 18,2014 Since I was not present for this night (darn vacations), I can’t give a blow by blow description of what happened. I heard that there were 13 boats out. What an awesome turnout, let’s keep it up. Starting tactics:Obviously, many of the boats have experienced sailors and racers … Read More

505 North American Championships

March 18, 2014Regattas

The Santa Cruz Yacht Club is proud to be hosting the 2014 505 North American Championships this May (21-25). We look forward to the races. Fair wind & good luck to all the competitors! For registration, competitor and visitor information, please visit The Official 2014 505 North American Championship Site  

March Midwinters

March 17, 2014Club Features, Midwinters, Regattas

The final day of racing for the SCYC Midwinters has concluded. First Place Boats for the Series Spinnaker (PHRF <88): Octavia Spinnaker (PHRF >88): Pinata Non-Spinnaker: Schock Therapy Double Handed: Lowly Worm 2.0 Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to all the competitors. View the complete Series Results Here

March Team Racing

March 9, 2014Club Features, Regattas, Santana 22, SCYC Fleet News

Well wasn’t that fun!  A big “Thank You” to Mike and Vern for running a great race day.  Team Caution and Team Danger tied 4 to 4, and the Tiebreaker goes to (drum roll please): Team Caution with a total of 82 points to Team Danger’s 86 points. Score sheet attached as pdf. [Team Racing] Results-Mar 8th … Read More

Jon Kim’s Dialogue on Crew Expectations

March 5, 2014Classes & Seminars, Club Features, WISS

Jon Kim presented a Dialogue on Crew Expectations as the last topic of the SCYC Winter Seminar Series. Jon shared insight on the magic of crew building and provided concise instructions for the aspiring sailor. For those eager to get aboard, the major take always were learn, listen, and be enthusiastic (while wearing non-marking shoes). … Read More

CPR/First Aid Classes

March 5, 2014Old Events & Announcments

Hello Sailors, Captains, Coaches and Members! CPR Class Dates:  Thursday, March 27TH, 6-9 PM Thursday, April 10TH, 6-9 PM Thursday, April 24TH, 6-9 PM Includes Adult/Child CPR and AED use. CPR/First Aid Class Dates:       Saturday, May 3RD, All Day                   Saturday, June 28TH, All Day Three hours Adult/Child CPR/AED, 4 Hours First Aid.  Fulfills Captain’s License requirements. Fees:    CPR only $45.00 includes book … Read More