The July Full Moon is calling . . .

Northern Bay sailors will be sailing under the full moon on Saturday, July 24th, at NERYC’s annual Moonlight Run Race.  Whether you are racing or spectating from a powerboat, it’s a delightful way to spend sunset and watch the full moon rise through a warm summer evening.  This is a distance race, set to be sailed in 5 to 6Continue reading “The July Full Moon is calling . . .”

Light Air Racing: Curse or Opportunity?

Excessive exhaling isn’t going to propel you around the race course. Embracing the reality of light air is a must. That’s why we’ve asked Dave Dellenbaugh to present a Q&A session that will focus on your questions and discuss topics like: • Light air speed considerations • Differences vs. heavy air • Strategy in light air • Downwind angles inContinue reading “Light Air Racing: Curse or Opportunity?”

CURRENT: The moving enemy

We all know what a pain in the transom current can be. It’s especially challenging in the Chesapeake. That’s why we’ve asked Dave Dellenbaugh to present a Q&A session that will focus on your questions and discuss topics like: • Causes of current • Myths about current • How current affects strategy • Physics of current •Continue reading “CURRENT: The moving enemy”

Boat Handling & Teamwork Webinar – April 27th

Teamwork and Intelligence is What Wins Regattas. Sailing is a team sport. The most successful crews use the talents of the entire team to succeed. Everybody has a job all the time, whether you’re a pair, or a group of 12. We’re hosting a webinar where you’ll learn all about the boat handling and teamworkContinue reading “Boat Handling & Teamwork Webinar – April 27th”