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  1. Big Daddy Regatta

    Big Daddy Regatta. March 9 - 10, 2024. PRO: Fred Paxton. Separate registrations required for each day. Meals are suggested to be pre-purchased but some may be available at the window. Saturday Fleet Race. * 1 Dinner Ticket Included.

  2. Big Daddy Regatta

    Big Daddy Regatta. March 11 - 12, 2023. PRO: Fred Paxton. Note that separate registrations required for each day. Saturday boat registration includes one Saturday night dinner ticket. Meals are suggested to be pre-purchased, but some may be available at the window. Click below based on your interest. Saturday Results.

  3. Big Daddy Regatta

    Big Daddy Regatta. March 12 - 13, 2022. PRO: Fred Paxton. Note that separate registrations required for each day. Meals are suggested to be pre-purchased, but some may be available at the window. Click below based on your interest. Saturday. Registration.

  4. norcalsailing.com 2023 Big Daddy photo gallery

    ryc big daddy regatta. March 11, 2023. Richmond Yacht Club and various yacht racers persevered through rain squalls and calms to complete the Big Daddy Regatta on the weekend of March 11-12. As usual, Saturday featured three (attempted) drop-mark races on three racing areas, followed by dinner and dancing to the tunes of Shark Sandwich and ...

  5. norcalsailing.com RYC Big Daddy 2022 Sunday photo gallery

    big daddy sunday. March 13, 2022. Richmond Yacht Club's 40th anniversary Big Daddy Regatta was sailed in big breeze. The pursuit race on Sunday was a quick one: The D-Class catamaran HMB Boys & Girls Club completed it in 46 minutes. They went clockwise; the top monohulls (Wylie Wabbits) went counterclockwise around Angel Island and Alcatraz.

  6. Big Daddy...

    Richmond Yacht Club, Pt.Richmond California. · March 14, 2022 ·. Big Daddy Pursuit Race Sunday, March 13. Photos courtesy of Del Olson. Thank you to everyone who sailed this weekend and to all of our volunteers - what an epic weekend. Great food and dancing on Saturday night.

  7. RYC BIG DADDY REGATTA 2020

    FUN RACE ON SF BAY! Junior sailors race in Richmond Yacht Club's Big Daddy Regatta, started in honor of Bob Klein; he loved kids! This year's theme was Rosie...

  8. J/111 Skeleton Key stomps Big Daddy Regatta at Richmond Yacht Club

    The first major offshore event on San Francisco Bay for 2024 took place last weekend, the incredibly fun Big Daddy Regatta hosted by Richmond Yacht Club on the northeastern part of the Bay. The format is enjoyed by many sailors, with one-design and buoy racing on Saturday, followed by a PHRF handicapped "pursuit race" on Sunday.

  9. Big Daddy Regatta Preview 2024

    Publication Date: 2023-10-31 16:48:39. The first major offshore event on San Francisco Bay for 2024 will be taking place this weekend, the incredibly fun Big Daddy Regatta hosted by Richmond Yacht Club on the north part of the Bay. The format is enjoyed by many sailors, with a random-leg buoys race on Saturday followed by a PHRF handicapped ...

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    Welcome to Richmond Yacht Club Committed to Serious Sailing and Fun Since 1932. RYC members are active sailors, and our beautiful Point Richmond location provides an excellent sailing venue. We host both world-class championships and many other small and big boat regattas for competitors of all ages.

  11. Big Daddy Regatta- J/111 SKELETON KEY Stomps!!

    The first major offshore event on San Francisco Bay for 2024 took place last weekend, the incredibly fun Big Daddy Regatta hosted by Richmond Yacht Club on the northeastern part of the Bay. The format is enjoyed by many sailors, with one-design and buoy racing on Saturday, followed by a PHRF handicapped "pursuit race".

  12. Richmond Yacht Club, California

    SSS Round the Rocks Race by J/Boats J/Teams did well in their respective divisions Posted on 22 Mar Big Daddy Regatta at Richmond Yacht Club by J/Boats J/111 Skeleton Key stomps to victory in Sunday's PHRF pursuit race Posted on 18 Mar John Wolfe on the Ultimate 20 by David Schmidt

  13. Big Daddy Regatta This Weekend

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  14. Sharkey during the Big Daddy Regatta at Richmond Yacht Club

    J/111 Skeleton Key stomps Big Daddy Regatta at Richmond Yacht Club The first major offshore event on San Francisco Bay for 2024 took place last weekend, the incredibly fun Big Daddy Regatta hosted by Richmond Yacht Club on the northeastern part of the Bay.

  15. Big Daddy (buoy races) @ Richmond Yacht Club (2024)

    Pos Boat Total Race 1 Race 2 Race 3; 1: Motorcycle Irene: 6: 4: 1: 1 2: Wile E Coyote: 6: 2: 2: 2 3: Salty Hotel: 10: 1: 5: 4 4: Bombora: 15: 5: 7: 3 5: Freaks on a ...

  16. Big Daddy (buoy races) @ Richmond Yacht Club (2023)

    Big Daddy (buoy races) at Richmond Yacht Club. Big Daddy (buoy races) at. Richmond Yacht Club. March 11. Result. Pos. Boat. Total.

  17. Racing

    Download Racing Schedule. 2023-2024 Small Boat Midwinters. Dates: December 3, 2023 / January 7, 2024 / February 4, 2024 / March 3, 2024. Four fun Sundays of racing on 3 courses on the Richmond Riviera are offered for centerboard boats and the Wabbit, Ultimate 20, and Mercury classes. Classes with 5 or more boats receive their own start.

  18. J/70 Wins PHRF Division at Big Daddy Regatta

    Richmond Yacht Club in Richmond, CA every spring hosts the Big Daddy Regatta. On Saturday, the various PHRF handicap and one-design fleets enjoy up to three quick windward-leeward races. Then, on Sunday the pursuit race takes place with the smallest/slowest boats starting first in the morning and the fastest boats starting much later.

  19. Big Daddy Regatta & Getting Back to Work

    Big Daddy Regatta. As I collect my thoughts this early Sunday morning I am dreaming of my last misty morning on the San Francisco Bay. It was the Big Daddy Regatta hosted by Richmond Yacht Club. It was pouring rain, but I was ridiculously warm in my Ocean SF wool mid layer. I was wearing the men's size large in Orange sitting inside The ...

  20. norcalsailing.com home page

    The Schumacher 36 National Biscuit starts Richmond Yacht Club's Big Daddy pursuit race on March 10. Check out results here. ©2024 norcalsailing.com. Three Bridge Fiasco Photo Gallery. ... The St. Francis Yacht Club crew on the Sunday of the PICYA Lipton Cup on June 18. They're on their way to the Hank Easom buoy with a final destination of ...

  21. Our Story

    The Big Daddy and Great Pumpkin Regattas are staples of RYC's racing season. Both originated in the 80's. ... Richmond Yacht Club has a long tradition of a hard-working, fun loving membership -- a membership that bands together to find the funds and time to create a place to sail, cruise, learn, host fabulous regattas and events, and above ...

  22. Wife recalls 'larger than life' outdoorsman who went overboard in

    Keith Thomas Henley, 58, of Providence Forge in New Kent County, was set to retire soon from Philip Morris in Richmond. ... He would call himself Daddy Beachamp. ... July 21 at the Poquoson Yacht ...