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April 27, 2016Books & Resources

06 – Safety Channel Vessel Assist 09 – Santa Cruz Harbor 11 – Fisherman’s Channel 13 – Bridge to Bridge 19 – Vessel Traffic; SF Bay 16 – Hailing & Emergency 21, 22, 23 – Reserved For Coast Guard 81, 82, 83 – Coast Guard UP 80 – Whale Watching 6db Gain Antenna is best … Read More

Contender World Championship – Day 2

April 26, 20162016 Contender Championships

First Place Finishers: Race 3: Mark Bulka (AUS 2457) of McCrae Race 4: Simon Mussell (GBR 2420) of Highcliffe Media Photo Highlights from Race 3 & 4 on 2016-04-26 Complete Photo Library from the day’s sailing (2016-04-26) Start Slideshow 1234232425► Looking for a specific photo? Let us know.

Contender Sailors Begin Week Long World Championship in Santa Cruz

April 25, 20162016 Contender Championships, Club Features

The Contender World Championship is off to a dramatic start this week as conditions presented a variety of wind and swell direction and intensity. The persistent South-West swell pounded the beautifully crafted wood and glass race hulls as winds volleyed left and right, velocities bounced, and the Giant Dipper looking on with smug approval. The variety of tactical trials … Read More


April 25, 2016Club Features, Regattas, S.C.O.R.E.

The racing was tight in blustery winds for the first SCORE race of the season. First Place Finishers: A-Fleet: Octavia; Heartbeat; B-Fleet: Mistress Quickly; M1; Double Handed: Lowly Worm 2.0; Congratulations to all finishers. View Complete Results Here Start Slideshow

Sailing: Contender World Championship Regatta sets sail on Monday – Santa Cruz Sentinel

April 24, 20162016 Contender Championships, SCYC Press

Read the Article Setting sail 2016 Contender World Championship Regatta What: Sailing race showcasing 34 Contender boats, a single-handed dinghy When: Monday-Friday, noon Where: Racing area will be located within three miles of Walton Lighthouse, located at the entrance of the Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor Best viewing: At the end of the Santa Cruz … Read More

April One Design

April 18, 2016Club Features, One Design

Spring One Design, April Racing. Race Results Fist Place Finishers for the day: A-Cat: Flight Path; Santa Cruz 27: Sumo; Hanalei; Santana 22: Rick’s Place; Maybe; Complete Race Results Congratulations to all finishers. Media Photos by Malcolm Northcott More Photos! by Barbra Booth Start Slideshow 1234111213►

Plans Move Forward for Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor Extension

April 1, 2016Old Events & Announcments

The departure of the Santa Cruz Yacht Club hoist is the first sign of The Santa Cruz Harbor Water Environmental Engineering Taskforce, “SCHWEET,” has begun work after receiving final approval for their plan to extend the Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor by nearly 20%. Since early 2015, community members, engineers, yachters, and organizational heads have been working to … Read More