Racing

The Sunday Sailing Series is a 3-race series that occurs in August, September and October. The race starts in the main channel and extends out into the ocean to either the Balboa Pier or the Newport Pier. When wind conditions permit, it gives sailors an opportunity to fly their spinnakers.  It provides those sailors who love the BYC Sunkist Series an opportunity to practice the race venue in shorts and t-shirts.  Come on out and have some fun! ================================================================ 2019…
We are going back to the Classic Cof2 Challenge ! ( Where Crew of Two Means Two ! ) The Crew of 2 Around Catalina is South Shore Yacht Club’s signature double-handed 90-nautical mile race around Catalina with a maximum of two skippers on board. A shorter 67-nautical mile course around Ship Rock is also offered.  Below is the registration link for the Crew of 2 Around Catalina Challenge, and the Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions.  We again will…
  South Shore Yacht Club Summer Hibachi Series 2020 The SSYC Summer Hibachi Raceing Series begins on the first Wednesday in June (subject to coronovirus restrictions) and continues every Wednesday through the month of August. The series features a different race course every Wednesday, so sailors don’t know what course the race committee selects until about ten minutes before the race.  Changes in the initial start date will be posted on this website. The 2020 NOR, SIs and paper entry…
A prequel to the Newport-to-Ensenada race is the cooperative race organized by South Shore Yacht and Dana Point Yacht Club. It’s a 14-nautical mile race between Newport Beach and Dana Point and typically occurs two-to-three weeks prior to the Newport-to-Ensenada race in the last full weekend in April. -------------------------------------------------------------------- Ahoy Racers - The 2020 Ensenada Tune-up has been Cancelled !! Its that time of year again.  The Ensenada Tune-up will be on Saturday, April 11,2020.    2020 Tune-up NOR and SI …
The Border Run is one of South Shore Yacht Club’s signature offshore racing event. Usually held early in April, the race features a 70-nautical mile course to San Diego and a 14-nautical mile course to Dana Point. In past years, the Pre-Race Send-Off Party at the Balboa Inn has included presentations on America’s Cup from Gino Morrelli of the design firm of Morelli and Melvin of Newport Beach.
  The Jim White Memorial Winter Series features four Saturdays, with two races each day starting at noon. As soon as the first race is completed the first warning for the second race of the day begins. The 2020 Jim White Memorial NOR, SIs and paper entry form are here The paper entry can be filled out and sent to SSYC, either using snail-mail or e-mail.  The On-line General Entry Form  can be filled out immediately and sent to SSYC. …