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PHRF, BYC

  
Welcome to PHRF Racing at Beverly Yacht Club! We hope you’ll come out and join us on the line for an exciting 2022 season.  Here’s what you need to know:
   
Wednesday Twilight Series - 3 Classes:
  • Class 1: Racing (spinnakers)
  • Class 2: Cruising (no spinnakers, rating below 100)
  • Class 3: Cruising (no spinnakers, rating 100 and above)
  • Warning signal at 1800.
  • The start will be in the vicinity of Sippican Harbor Lighted Red Buoy "2" (Fl R) at Centerboard Shoal (BYC mark “G” or BYC mark "A").
  • Join us at BYC after racing for awards, drinks, and dinner.
  • $175 for non-members for each series (June, July, August).

Special Races:

  • Van Rensselaer Race Day:  July 3, 2022
  • Parker Converse Tower Race (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy):  July 30, 2022
  • Salty 100 - BYC’s newest offshore race covers a 100-mile course in Buzzards Bay and Rhode Island Sound: August 26-27, 2022
  • Sou'Wester Race: September 5, 2022
  • Hurricane Cup (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy):  September 24, 2022
$65 for non-members for each of the special races.
  
NOTE:  All boats must be registered to be scored for any of these races.

Other Racing Opportunities:

Visit our Regattas & Special Races page for more information.
  
Buzzards Bay Regatta/PHRF: August 5-7, 2022 @ New Bedford Yacht Club
   
Buzzards Bay Trophy Qualifying Races 2022
The Beverly Yacht Club, the Buzzards Yacht Club, the Mattapoisett Yacht Club, the New Bedford Yacht Club, and the Quissett Yacht Club have partnered for the Buzzards Bay Trophy. The Trophy is awarded to any PHRF-NE yacht, which has the best combined score in four of the following eight races:

  • NBYC Whaler’s Race: June 4, 2022
  • Mattapoisett YC Rround the Bay Race: June 11, 2022
  • Beverly YC Parker Converse Tower Race: July 30, 2022
  • New Bedford YC Dick Fontaine Race: August 5, 2022
  • Buzzards YC PHRF Race: August 20, 2022
  • Quissett YC Round the Bay Race: September 10, 2022
  • Mattapoisett YC Fall Round the Bay Race: September 17, 2022
  • Beverly YC Hurricane Cup: September 24, 2022

BYC PHRF Fleet Representatives:

Class 1 (Racing)  
Ed Dailey, Email: dailey@raptor205.com
  
Classes 2 & 3 (Cruising)
Barry Steinberg, Email: bmjb@comcast.net