2017 75th Windjammer Regatta

August 4, 2017Windjammer

Since the 1800’s sailors have been racing from San Francisco to Santa Cruz. In the 1930, the race became immortalized as The Santa Cruz Windjammer Regatta. 2017 will celebrate the 75th running of the regatta where racers can enjoy the downwind sleigh ride, past California’s spectacular shoreline, through remarkable sea-life, and into the beautiful Monterey Bay … Read More

2016 74th Windjammer’s Race

September 4, 2016Windjammer

RESULTS Congratulations to First Finishers & All Competitors this year! PHRF Division 1: Edward Marez’s Buona Sera  PHRF Division 2: Howard Turner’s  Symmetry ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Complete Results Press: Windjammers Regatta to start in SF on Friday, finish in Santa Cruz

Buona Sera wins Windjammer’s Race

September 3, 2016SCYC Press, Windjammer

By Andrew Matheson, Santa Cruz Sentinel and Jim Seimas, Santa Cruz Sentinel POSTED: 09/03/16, 11:45 PM PDT | UPDATED: ON 09/03/2016 The Buona Sera, a Santa Cruz 70 out of the Santa Cruz Yacht Club and skippered by Edward Marez, won its division in the 74th annual Windjammer’s Race. The race began Friday from the St. Francis Yacht Club in San … Read More

Windjammers Regatta to start in SF on Friday, finish in Santa Cruz

September 1, 2016SCYC Press, Windjammer

By Andrew Matheson, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Jim Seimas, Santa Cruz Sentinel and Julie Jag, Santa Cruz Sentinel POSTED: 09/01/16, 11:08 PM PDT | UPDATED: ON 09/01/2016 Eleven boats are expected to compete in the sailing race, which will finish off the Municipal Wharf in Santa Cruz. With the exception of a brief hiatus during World War II, the race has run annually … Read More

2014 Windjammer

September 10, 2014Windjammer

RESULTS Congratulations to First Finishers & All Competitors this year! PHRF Division 1: Frank Slootman’s Invisible Hand PHRF Division 2: Howard Turner’s  Symmetry ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Complete Results Press:  

2013 Windjammer’s Regatta: Update 1

August 28, 2013Regattas, Windjammer

RESULTS Congratulations to our top finishers: PHRF Division 1: Howard Turner’s Symmetry PHRF Division 2: Mark English’s Mas! Short Handed Division: Greg Nelsen’s Outsider ~~~~~~~~~~~~ The SCYC is a proud supporting organizer of the 2013 Windjammer race. Event web site is located HERE Links of interest: Windjammer’s Float Plans Coast Guard use ONLY – Password Required

Drowning Mars 20th Running of Annual Yacht Classic

September 7, 1961SCYC Press, Windjammer

A tragedy marred an otherwise splendid sailing of the 20th annual Windjammer yacht race Friday and Saturday. Dave Minier was swept off the Colleen and is missing and presumed drowned. The Orient, Annie Too and Ki were the winners in the annual San Francisco to Santa Cruz race. Read More:

Three Santa Cruz County Yachts Enter Windjammer

August 30, 1957SCYC Press, Windjammer

Three local yachts number among the 48 which sail Friday from San Francisco to Santa Cruz in the 17th running of the annual Windjammers Yacht race, a 67-mile coastal jaunt. Worth Brown will sail his new boat, Tutu, a 30-foot sloop, which is next to last on the handicap sheet with a handicap of 3 … Read More