The information below is for the venues and classes for the 2017 regatta. We expect more will be the same for 2018 but will confirm this as the race dates come closer. Please us this as a planning guide and mark February 10/11 and 17/18 on you calendars as the race dates. Please do not hesitate to contact the 2018 Race chair or the clubs for further information or in you have input.

Date of Race: Feb. 18 & 19, 2017
11 Classes: 505, A Class, C-15, Cal 20, Viper 640, Finn, F-18, I-14, Laser Master, Lido 14 A & B
1st Warning Signal: 11:59 am
Entries Close: Wed. Feb. 15, 2017
Entries to: or Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, 7201 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90803. Entries will also be taken race day at ABYC.
Skippers’ Meetings: 10:30 a.m. Sat. Feb. 18, 2017
Trophy Presentations: After racing Sunday at ABYC.
Event Chair: Fleet Captain David Schack:; (310 951-9482)
Launching: Two hoists (maximum capacity 5,000 lbs.) and a dinghy ramp are available.  Every boat using a hoist must have its own INTERNAL sling.
Parking and Storage: Parking is limited to the time required to disconnect trailers and transfer gear.  Off-street parking is across the street in Municipal lots. Parking Passes will be available for the Municipal parking lots. Participants may bring their boats into the ABYC yard Friday before the regatta, between 9:00am and 5:00pm. Storage before or after the regatta may be available at $10/day. Please make arrangements for extended storage in advance with the ABYC office (562) 434-9955. Parking at Claremont Launch Ramp is on a space-available basis.
Hospitality: The Galley (snack bar) will be open from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, breakfast is served until 11:30 am. Bag lunches may be purchased each race day. The Bar will be open after racing both days. (See club web site for more information:
Contact: Fleet Captain, David Schack: (310) 951-9482
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Date of Race: Feb 18 & 19, 2017
2 Classes: PHRF and PHRF NS. Newport Harbor PHRF High Point Series.
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am both days
Entries Close: 6:00PM Friday February 17, 2017
Entries to: American Legion Yacht Club, 215 15th Street, Newport Beach, CA 92663. Email
Skippers’ Meeting: 8:30AM Saturday February 18 in the ALYC Clubhouse “Hut”.
Trophy Presentation: 6:30PM Sunday February 19 at American Legion Newport Harbor Post 291.
RC Chair: Dan O’Sullivan, Tel. (949) 673-5002, Email
Slips and Moorings: Guest slips are very limited. ALYC guest dock is available for loading and unloading only.  Moorings are available: contact Newport Harbor Master, Tel. (949) 723-1002.
Parking: Usually available along 15th Street and Balboa Boulevard.
Hospitality: Continental breakfast at Skippers’ Meeting Saturday morning.
No-host bar and hors d’oeuvres after racing Saturday and Awards Sunday.
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Date of Race: Feb 18 and 19, 2017
2 Classes: Harbor 20, Thistle.
1st Warning Signal: 1:00 P.M. Both days
Entries Close: 9:00 am, Saturday, February 18th, 2017.
Entries to: On Line at (preferred) or to Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club, 1601 Bayside Dr., Corona del Mar, CA 92625-1832.
Event Chair: Bill McNamara 949-644-9530
Hospitality: No-host bar and hors d’oeuvres after racing.
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Date of Race: Feb 18, 2017
2 Classes: Senior Naples Sabot A & B
Entries Close: 12:30 pm, Saturday, February 18,  2017
Entries to: Sailing Administrator, Balboa Yacht Club, 1801 Bayside Drive, Corona del Mar, CA 92625.
Sailing Administrator: Becky Lenhart, Tel. (949) 673-3515 x133, Fax (949) 673-8937, Email
Launching, Parking and Storage: BYC Dock Master, Tel. (949) 673-3515 x142.
Hospitality: No-host bar and hors d’oeuvres after racing.
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Date of Race: Feb18 & 19, 2017
2 Classes: Mercury, Cal 20.
1st Warning Signal: 1155 hours for both days
Entries Close: 0900 am, Saturday, February 18, 2017
Skippers Meeting: Sat. Feb 18 at 1000 hours
Entries to: R.C. Chairman, Cabrillo Beach Yacht Club, 211 W. 22nd Street, San Pedro, CA 90731-7207.
RC Chair: Greg Clark:; (310) 951-4171
Launching: 6,000 lb. hoist and dinghy ramp are in the dry-storage facility next to the main club.
Hospitality: Bar opens daily 5:00 pm-10:30 pm, food service Wed. – Sat.
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Date of Race: Feb 11 & 12
6 Classes: Martin 242, Star, J/80, J/24, Tartan 101 and J/109
1st Warning Signal: 11:55am both days
Entries Close: 1900 hours on Friday, February 10th.
The CYC/SCYA Entry Form is available on line at  Late entries will be accepted only with prior approval of the Regatta Chairman.
Entries to: The CYC/SCYA Entry Form and entry fee may be submitted on-line at
Moorings, Launching, Parking and Storage: Dockmaster, Tel. (310) 823-4567.
Hospitality: No-host bar and hors d’oeuvres after racing both days.
Regatta Chair: Tawni Schutter and Chris Calingaert 415-518-5002 Email
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Date of Race: Feb 18-19, 2017
4 Classes: J/24, Wylie Wabbit, PHRF Spin & Non-Spin, (Possible A/B class)
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am both days
Entries Close: 8:30 am, Saturday, February 18, 2017
Entries to: Email – Jane Thomas, or Bill Brayton, RC Chair,;
Mail: Channel Islands Yacht Club, ATTN: Jane Thomas, 4100 Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035.
Skippers’ Meeting: 0830 – J-24 fleet @ VYC, 1755 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura; Tel.(805) 642-0426 0900 – All Others @ ChIYC, 4100 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard; Tel. (805) 985-2492
Event Chair: Jane Thomas, Tel. (415) 518-4046, Email
Launching: Channel Islands Harbor: Ramp and small boat hoist at Channel Islands Landing; Tel (805) 985-6059, S. Victoria Blvd south of Channel Islands Blvd across the channel from ChIYC.
J-24 Launch and weigh-in at VYC, Tel. (808) 642-0426
Parking: Available at ChIYC parking lot.
Moorings: For slips contact Port Captains Bill Cline, Tel. (805) 985-1203 or Gary Johnson, Tel. (805) 407-0022
Trophy Presentation: Sunday afternoon at ChIYC after the final race is complete
Hospitality: Breakfast 8:00am Saturday ChIYC (prior to Skippers’ Meeting).
No-host bar and hot Buffet after racing both days.
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Date of Race: Feb 11 & 12, 2017
5 Classes: Flying Tigers 10, Flying Tigers 7.5, F-18, PHRF Non Spin, Martin 16
Note Martin 16 class open to Challenged Sailors only
1st Warning Signal:
Class Breaks to be posted upon close of registration
Entries Close: 9:00 am, Saturday, February 11, 2017.
Entries to: On-line at Coronado Yacht Club, 1631 Strand Way, Coronado CA 92118
Event Chair: Richard Townsend, Tel. (619) 435-1166
Race Chair: Glenn Welch, Tel. (619) 841-5096, Email
Moorings: Slips as available, call club in advance.
Launch: One 3,000 lb. Hoist.
Hospitality: Normal Club hours.
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Date of Race: Feb 18 and 19, 2017
4 PHRF Classes: PHRF A, B, C & D,
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 a.m.
Entries Close: Feb. 16, 4:00 p.m.
Entries to: Dana Point Yacht Club, 24399 Dana Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629.
Online Registration:
Race Chair: Brian Werner, Tel. (949) 910-9940, Email
Moorings: Slips and Trailer storage may be arranged by contacting in advance.
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Date of Race: Feb 11 and 12, 2017
2 Cruising Classes: Cruising Non Spin A & B (Yacht Club membership is not required)
Race Time: 12:00 P.M.
Skippers Meeting: 10:00 A.M.
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 A.M.
Entries Close: Feb. 11, 9:00 A.M.
Entries to: R.C. Chairman, Dana West Yacht Club, 24601 Dana Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629. Race Chair: Roger Salway: (949) 455-9588
Moorings: dockmaster@dwyc
Launch: 4,000 lb. hoist available at DPYC.
Hospitality: Normal Club hours
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Date of Race: Feb. 11 & 12, 2017
4 Classes: Optimist Carrie Series #4 – Junior: Inside: Green Fleet; Outside: Red, White & Blue Fleets
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am both days
Entries Close: Feb. 9, 2017
Entries to: Online at or
Mail to: Tucker Strasser, SAIL CHAIR, Del Rey Yacht Club, 13900 Palawan Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6294; Tel. (310) 823-4664, Fax (310) 821-1346
Skippers’ Meeting: 10:00 A.M. Feb. 9, 2017
Lunches: Patio Snack Bar, Open 11:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. both days.
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Date of Race: Feb 11, 2017
1 Class: All predicted log contestants with boats over 19 feet per, based on Southern California Cruiser Association (SCCA) requirements.
Entry fee: $25 all vessels.
Contest Instructions: E-mail for ENTRY FORM and course instructions.  Additional contest information, please contact event chair, C/O John Walker,; Hollywood Y.C. Holiday Harbor Marina Berth 201, Whilmington, CA 90744
Skippers Meeting: None. Skippers should contact event chair for event clarification and assistance.
Trophy Presentation: Saturday at 1830 Awards Dinner at Mimi’s, 6670 E. Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA
Event Chair: John Walker Tel. (909) 792-2654 or Email
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Race Date:  Feb. 18 & 19
3 Classes:  PHRF A and B /CR (Sunday Only)  Cal 20
1st Warning Signal:  11:55 a.m. (both days)
Entries Close:  5:00 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017
RC Chair: King Harbor Yacht Club, 280 Yacht Club Way, Redondo Beach Ca 90277
Skippers’ Meetings:  10:00 a.m.
Trophy Presentations:  Sunday after racing.
Contact Person:  Dorian Harris (310) 259-1040
Launching:  King Harbor Yacht Club
Slips availability please contact Race Chair.
Hospitality:  No host bar . . . appetizers available on Sunday.
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Date of Race: Sat. May 6, 2017
2 Classes: Nirvana RC, V-32 RC.
Entries Close: May 5, 2017.
E-mail or snail mail entries to: Dawn Dixon, Fleet Captain LGYC, Email  P. O. Box 2880 Crestline, CA 92325 $15.00, Cell (949) 280-8089 or (949) 589-2324
Entry fee for each series: $15.00
Skippers’ Meetings: Nirvana 11:00 am / V-32 1:30pm
Trophy Presentations: Following each series
Event Chairs: RSVP Marlyn & Rick Dinon, LGYC, Email , (909) 754-0755 or (909) 553-7231
Launching: The RC Boat area at Lake Gregory Regional Park (south shore entrance).
Parking and Storage: South parking lot on San Moritz Drive. Fee for parking. Bring a camp chair.
Hospitality: 5:00 P.M. BBQ steaks ($12 p/p) at LGYC’s clubhouse. BYOB. (Chicken or vegetarian by request)
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Date of Race: Feb 19, 2017
5 Classes : Balboa 13, Expo 14.2, Portsmouth, Jr. Sabot, CFJ
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am
Entries Close: Feb. 19, 2017: One hour before START time.
Entries to: Lake Mission Viejo Yacht Club, 22555 Olympiad Rd., Mission Viejo, CA 92692 Event Chair: Guy Heaton, Tel. (949) 294-3067, Email
Race Chair:
Hospitality: Food and beverages after racing.
Note: Lake Mission Viejo has a 30-day quarantine restriction due to quagga mussel threat which precludes visitor boats at this time. LMVYC has a limited number of boats available for use by members of other clubs. Call the Event Chair for details.
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Date of Race: Feb. 18 & 19, 2017
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am both days
5 Classes: Farr 40, Cal 25, J-109, Schock 35 and Cat 37, Schock 35, Cat 37.
Entries Close: 10:00 A.M. Sat. Feb. 18, 2017
Entries to: Rick Roberts, LBYC Waterfront Director at or (562) 598-9401  Long Beach Y.C: Long Beach Y.C., 6201 E. Appian Way, Long Beach CA 90803
Event Chair: Steve Meyer,;;
Hospitality: No host cocktails after racing both days
Moorings and Additional Information: Waterfront Director; Rick Roberts, Tel. (562) 493-5173. Email:
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Date of Race: Feb 18 & 19, 2017
17 Classes: Offshore: C-22, Multi-Hull, Laser, Laser Radials
Lightning, Santana 20, Soling, Thistle, Ultimate 20, Victory 21. 11:55 am both days
Inshore: Buccaneer, Beginner Laser Radial, Snipes, MC Scow, 29er, Finn, Sunfish
Entries Close: 10 A.M. Sat. Feb. 18, 2017
Entries to: Mission Bay Yacht Club, 1215 Carmel Place, San Diego, CA 92109. Tel. (858) 488-0501.
Midwinter Regatta Chair: Katie Ham ph  619-384-3996 email:
Launching: 2 hoists, 1 beach launching, 1 ramp for launching – NO CAMPING, NO DOGS.
Hospitality: Feb 18, Casino Night, Club Fundraiser.
Bar open from 12:00 Noon – 10:00 pm Saturday and 12:00 Noon – 8:00 pm Sunday.
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Date of Race: Feb 11-12
5 Classes: Sabot A, B, C, C2 C3
1st Warning Signal: 1100 C2/C3, 1315 A/B/C1
Entries Close: February 10 at 1700
Entries to: On-line at  Newport Harbor Y.C. 3456 Via Oporto, Newport Beach CA 92663
Skippers’ Meetings: Feb. 11 C2/C3 at 1030, A/B/C1 at 1245
Race Chair: Jen Lancaster, Tel. (949) 723-6869, Email
Lunch: Pre-ordered bag lunches on line with registration, for $8.00 each; Lunch orders must be received by: Wednesday Feb. 8th
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Date of Race: Feb 18- 19
2 Classes: PHRF (0+) Sat & Sun; Lido 14 (Sunday only)
1st Warning Signal: 11:55am
Entries Close: PHRF: 9:30 am, Saturday, February 18 2017
Oceanside Y.C. 1950 Harbor Drive North, Oceanside CA 92054
Lido class: 11:00 am, Sunday, February 19, 2017 – at launch ramp
Entries to: Competitors must submit a combined OYC and SCYA Midwinter Entry Form that can be picked up at OYC or completed day of event.
Send entries to: Fleet Captain, Oceanside Yacht Club, 1950 Harbor Drive North, Oceanside, CA 92054.
Skippers’ Meetings: PHRF Class : 10:00 am, Saturday, February 18 2017
R/C Chair: OYC Fleet Captain, Paul Gadbois,;  714 990-0506
Event Chair: OYC Rear Commodore, Dan Avina,;
Launching Lidos/Parking/Skipper meeting: Municipal boat launching ramp south basin of harbor.
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Date of Race: Feb 11 & 12
(3) Classes: Beneteau 36.7, J/70, J/80, J/120
1st Warning Signal:  11:55 am both days
Entries Close: 5:00 pm, Friday, February 10, 2017.
Entries to: On-line at  San Diego Y.C., 1011 Anchorage Lane, San Diego CA 92106-3005
Regatta Manager: Jeff Johnson, Tel. (619) 758-6310, Email
R/C Co-Chair: Susan M. Graff,;
Race Office: Tel. (619) 758-6309.
Moorings: Dock Master at SDYC, Tel. (619) 758-6308.
Hospitality: No-host bar after racing both days.
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Date of Race: Feb 18 and 19, 2017
3 Classes: 2, PHRF Spin & PHRF Non-Spin
Entries close: Noon Friday, February 17th.
1st warning signal: 11:55 AM each day
Entries to: Race Chair, Seal Beach Yacht Club, 225 Marina Drive, Long Beach, CA 90803.
Race Chair: Bob Hubbard, Tel. (562) 544-4211, Email
Slips and Mooring: SlBYC Office; Tel. (562) 594-6337
Parking: Open parking.
Hospitality: Breakfast & lunch are not available. No-host bar available after racing both days.
Trophy Presentation: Immediately following Sunday’s races.
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Date of Race: February 11, 2017)
1 Class: V-32 radio controlled boats (Saturday only).
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am Saturday
Entries Close:  10 am, Saturday, February 11, 2017
Entries to:  V32 Race Chair, Silver Gate Yacht Club, 2091 Shelter Island Drive,
San Diego, CA 92106-3105.
Race Chair:  Dave Endert, Tel. (909) 981-2751 (Res.) & (909) 576-7017 (Cell), Email
Hospitality:  Mini-dock party for contestants during race. Race Awards on dining patio.
Date of Race: February 18, 2017)
1 Classes:  SGYC Family Fleet, Catalinas and Multi Hulls
1st Warning Signal: 11:55 am Saturday
Entries Close:  5pm, Thursday, February 16, 2017
Entries to:  MidWinter Regatta, Silver Gate Yacht Club, 2091 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106-3105.
Race Chair:  Jo Ann Sedgwick, Tel. (858) 213-5498, Email
Slip Availability:  Contact Port Captain at (619) 222-1212. Public launch ramp across SGYC on Shelter Island Drive.
Hospitality:  After Race Party & Awards on dining patio.
Date of Race: Sat. Feb 18, 2017
5 Classes: PHRF 1-5 .
Entries Close: 4:30 P.M. Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Entries to: Online entries at or
Midwinter Chairman, Southwestern Yacht Club, 2702 Qualtrough Street, San Diego, CA 92106.
Event Chair: Don Stouder (619) 602-5151
Slips: Tel. (619) 222-0438.
Hospitality: No host bar/awards/food for racers at completion of the day.
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VO 70 RC @ NorthDunes – (PENDING: WHERE will fleet sail from?)
Date of Race: Sat. February 11, 2017
1 Class: VO 70
1st Warning Signal:
Entries Close: 11:30 A.M. Friday, Feb. 10, 2017
Entries to: Larry Grant 310-383-7211; e-mail:
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Date of Race: Sun. Feb. 19, 2017
5 Classes: C-18, CFJ, Capri 14.2, Laser, US Sabot
Entries Close:  11:30 A.M. Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Contact for  Midwinters:  SC Bob Amenta 818 706-8217 and incoming Rear Commodore Jim Harrison
Entries: to R/C Chair  Howard Brenner, R/C Chair,
Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Rd.,  Westlake Village CA 91361
Skippers’ Meeting: 12:30 P.M. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017
Launching: Ramp adjacent to WYC.
Parking & Moorings: Available at WYC.
Note: Boats from fresh water lakes are welcome if they have evidence that they have been out of the water for 90 days. Boat and trailer inspection will start at 10:30 and continue until noon.