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PHRF Fleet, BYC

Welcome to PHRF Racing at Beverly Yacht Club! We hope you’ll come out and join us on the line for an exciting 2018 season.  Here’s what you need to know:
   
BYC PHRF Fleet – 3 Classes:
  • Racing (spinnakers) - Class 1
  • Cruising (no spinnakers, rating below 100) - Class 2
  • Cruising  (no spinnakers, rating 100 and above) - Class 3
  
Series Racing – Wednesday Twilight Series:
  • 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”).
  • Join us at BYC after racing for awards, drinks, and dinner.
  • $120 for non-members for each series (June, July, August).

Special Races: 
  • Van Rensselaer Race Day – July 8, 2018
  • Parker Converse Tower Race – qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy – July 14, 2018
  • Sou'wester Regatta – September 3, 2018
  • Hurricane Cup – qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy – September 22, 2018
$55 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: 
  
  • Buzzards Bay Regatta /PHRF – NE Championship: August 3-5, 2018 @ Beverly Yacht Club
   
  • Buzzards Bay Trophy Qualifying Races – 2018:

A partnership between Beverly Yacht Club, Buzzards Yacht Club, Mattapoisett Yacht Club, New Bedford Yacht Club and Quissett Yacht Club – the Buzzards Bay Trophy is awarded to any PHRF-NE rating-system yacht which has the best combined score in four of the following six races:

  1. New Bedford Yacht Club’s Whaler’s Race – June 23
  2. Beverly Yacht Club’s Parker Converse Tower Race – July 14
  3. Bassackwards Race – July 28,
  4. Buzzards Yacht Club’s  PHRF Race – August 18
  5. Quissett Yacht Club’s Round the Bay Race – September 8
  6. Beverly Yacht Club’s Hurricane Cup – September 22

BYC PHRF Fleet Representatives: 
Class 1 (Racing)  
Mark Lindquist, Email: lindquistj105@gmail.com
  
Classes 2 & 3 (Cruising)
Jon Pope, Email Jedpope@me.com