Welcome to PHRF Racing at Beverly Yacht Club! We hope you’ll come out and join us on the line for an exciting 2021 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”).
- Join us at BYC after racing for awards, drinks, and dinner.
- $150 for non-members for each series (June, July, August).
Van Rensselaer Race Day: June 27, 2021
Parker Converse Tower Race (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy): July 10, 2021
Hurricane Cup (qualifier for Buzzards Bay Trophy): September 25, 2021
$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:
Salty 100: August 27-28, 2021 @ Beverly Yacht Club
BYC’s newest offshore race covers a 100 mile course in Buzzards Bay and Rhode Island Sound. Bring your navigation, meteorological, and seamanship skills along with teamwork to this fun, yet challenging event for racing/cruising vessels.
Buzzards Bay Regatta/PHRF: August 6-8, 2021 @ New Bedford Yacht Club
Buzzards Bay Trophy Qualifying Races 2021
To help increase PHRF participation and competition on Buzzards Bay, the Beverly Yacht Club, the Buzzards Yacht Club, the Mattapoisett Yacht Club, the New Bedford Yacht Club, and the Quissett Yacht Club have partnered with 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:
- Mattapoisett YC Rround the Bay Race: June 12, 2021
- NBYC Whaler’s Race: June 26, 2021
- Beverly YC Parker Converse Tower Race: July 10, 2021
- New Bedford YC Dick Fontaine Race: August 6, 2021
- Buzzards YC PHRF Race: August 21, 2021
- Quissett YC Round the Bay Race: September 11, 2021
- Mattapoisett YC Fall Round the Bay Race: September 18, 2021
- Beverly YC Hurricane Cup: September 25, 2021
BYC PHRF Fleet Representatives:
Class 1 (Racing)
Classes 2 & 3 (Cruising)