Sailing Excellence at the 
Seattle Yacht Club

Welcome to the Yachting page of the Seattle Yacht Club.  This section of the Seattle Yacht Club website is where you will find more about Seattle Yacht Club's sailing and water-related activities, whether it be handicap or one-design racing, team or match racing, cruising events or information about seamanship, Junior Racing, or Sailing Classes for youth and adults.

The Seattle Yacht Club offers our Pacific Northwest Sailing Community racing through out the year.  Click Racing for the details.

Tri-Island Series Regatta - Smith Island/Protection Island, Vashon Island, and Blake Island
Opening Day Mark Mayer Race - Lake Washington
Star North American Championships
Grand Prix Invitational Regatta

Our Sailing Director, Brian Ledbetter and staff will take care of your Adult Sailing Classes, Junior Racing, Summer Sailing School, and coaching for our Club. All of these programs are open to Non-Members. The Seattle Yacht Club has the largest running Summer Sailing School in the Pacific Northwest.  Sign up early before they sell out!

Our newest addition is a fleet of closely matched six J/22's for use by members for racing, match or team racing, lessons, or just getting out for some fun sailing.  Contact the Sailing office for details.

Our Seattle Yacht Club organizes many Cruising events for sailing throughout the year.  These are open to all SYC members.

Mini-cruises - weekend cruises every month during the winter
Sailboat informational dinners
Sailboat Roundezvous and Cruise and Snooze family fun races
Commodores Cruise - cruise and fun races up through the Canada Gulf Islands (every other year)
Norpac - cruise and fun races out to Barkley Sound (every other year)
Mini 12 racing - the most active fleet in the Pacific Northwest click here for more information
T-37 model racing - contact Alan Van Ness

Phil Calvert
Fleet Captain Sail