H-12 Fleet, BYC

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. We encourage those interested in crewing to join us before and/or after racing to learn about our fleet and meet our sailors. Learn more about our history by clicking here.
Sunday Racing - start time 1400 hrs.
Join us for lunch at the club beforehand.
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 and stay for informal race discussions afterwards.  
Fall Racing: Sundays through September, weather permitting.
Start time at 1000; Stay for lunch after racing.

Special Races:

  • Herreshoff Pursuit/Handicap Regatta
  • Thayer Francis Moonlight Race
  • Van Rensselaer/1928 Cummings Cup Race
  • 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

Look for information coming soon on the 2023 H Class Championship at Shelter Island Yacht Club, July 28-30.

Visit www.herreshoff12.org 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:  

Anne Converse, email:  anne@annetconverse.com

Ellen Bowler, email:  bowler.ellen@gmail.com