Welcome to PHRF Racing at Beverly Yacht Club! We hope you’ll come out and join us on the line for an exciting 2023 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.
  • $185 for non-members for each series (June, July, August).

Special Races:

  • Van Rensselaer Race Day:  July 9, 2023
  • Parker Converse Tower Race (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy):  July 29, 2023
  • Hurricane Cup (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy):  September 23, 2023
$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 Trophy Qualifying Races 2023
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 3, 2023
  • Mattapoisett YC Round the Bay Race: June 10, 2023
  • Beverly YC Parker Converse Tower Race: July 29, 2023
  • New Bedford YC Dick Fontaine Race: August 5, 2023
  • Buzzards YC PHRF Race: August 19, 2023
  • Quissett YC Round the Bay Race: September 9, 2023
  • Mattapoisett YC Fall Round the Bay Race: September 16, 2023
  • Beverly YC Hurricane Cup: September 23, 2023

BYC PHRF Fleet Representatives:

Class 1 (Racing)  
Ed Dailey, Email:
Classes 2 & 3 (Cruising)
Barry Steinberg, Email: