H-12 Fleet, BYC

We’re proud to say that BYC’s H-12 Fleet has been racing at the Club weekly during the summer since the first H-12s were launched in 1915.  Our 2015 season celebrated 100 years of H-12 racing at BYC, and we are happy to report that our fleet is as active and engaged as ever.  Learn more about our history here.

Sunday Racing - start time 1400 hrs.
Meet us at the Club by 1230 to check in for crew.
Tuesday Twilight Racing - start time 1800 hrs.
Stay for dinner after racing.
Thursday Ladies' Racing - start time 1400 hrs.
Join us for lunch at the Club at noon.
Fall Racing: Sundays through September, weather permitting.
Start time at 1000; Stay for brunch after racing.

Special Races: 

  • Herreshoff Pursuit/Handicap Regatta
  • Thayer Francis Moonlight Race
  • Van Rensselaer/1928 Cummings Cups Race
  • Sou'wester Regatta
  • Single Handed Championship
  • Hurricane Cup                                                                                                                                      

Note: Boats must be registered through the BYC website to be scored for any of these races. 

Other Racing Opportunities:   

H Class Championship  
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the H Class Association has decided to cancel the 2020 Championship.  Location and date for 2021 to be announced.
Visit for Notices of Race, Sailing
Instructions, and Race Registrations as they become available.
Follow us on Twitter at @Herreshoff12 and on Instagram at @herreshoff12. You can also join our Facebook page, "H Class Association".

BYC H-12 Fleet Representatives:  

Tracy McNeil, email:
Anne Converse, email: